Abbatial Church of Saint-Taurin

Cultural Heritage, 

EVREUX

Saint-Taurin Evreux Normandie©Florence Duval2015-9
St-Taurin Evreux©Florence Duval2016 (3)
Eglise St Taurin, Evreux © ADT de l’Eure, C. Michaud

Founded in the 10th century close to a former Roman Road by the 3rd Duke of Normandy, this church has been rebuilt twice, which explains the mix of Romanesque, Gothic and Renaissance architectural styles. Take a look at the many references to Saint Taurinus, the 1st bishop of Evreux, on the southern gate and the stained-glass windows, and at the splendid 13th century reliquary box. Religiously kept in a chapel, this exceptionally delicate work of goldsmithing is the only one of its kind in the world and is covered with gold leaf...

Services

Equipment

  • Free parking

Sittings

  • Groups welcome

Location

Proche (828m)

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