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Préludes © Patrice Dejean


In collaboration with the local town and district authorities there will be 9 festive open air evenings on the weekends between May 27 and Jun 18. A friendly and relaxed atmosphere, free, everyone welcome. An itinerant programme of classical music masterpieces performed by talented young artists.

More information as of April 1, 2023.


In 2023, the Abbaye aux Dames launched a new program of creative residencies for musical ensembles with a focus on vocal music. These residences are fully in line with our dual vocation of hospitality and artistic creation.

©Sebastien Laval

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11, place de l’Abbaye 17104 Saintes France

October to March: Monday to Saturday 2 pm to 6 pm
April to June: Monday to Sunday 10 am-12.30 pm and 2 pm-7pm
July to September: Monday to Sunday 10 am-7pm
05 46 97 48 48 info@abbayeauxdames.org