AITRE SAINT-MACLOU

AITRE SAINT-MACLOU

Category : MONUMENTS

Localisation :  Rouen Centre


From the Latin "atrium", or central courtyard of a house, which designated a cemetery in the Middle Ages, this exceptional ensemble is one of the last medieval necropolises in Europe tobe found in a city centre. Its origins dateback to the Great Plague of 1348 which killed three quarters of the neighbourhood's inhabitants; the buildings, constructed in the main at the beginning of the 16th century, are decorated with motifs that evoke death.

AITRE SAINT-MACLOU
184 Rue Martainville
76000 ROUEN
 
  02 76 08 81 13


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Informations : Tactile exhibit opened on appointment  | 

OPENING TIMES

High season : from 01/04 to 31/10 : Every day from 9am to 7pm  |  Low season : from 01/11 to 31/03 : weekends, school holidays & bank holidays from 9am to 6pm  | 

PRICES

Free
 
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