Heritage in Aveyron
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Located on one of the most prestigious pilgrimage roads "Le Chemin de St Jacques de Compostelle", the church of St Pierre de Bessuéjouls, in pink stone, was rebuilt in the 15th century, but preserved its Romanesque part under the belltower intact.
History of the Abbey. Cistercian architecture. 12th century abbey-church. 13th century scriptorium. 12th and 13th century Capitular room. 12th century abbey logis. International cultural and spiritual centre. Singing courses, conferences, sacred picture art courses... International religious music festival.
Free visits to the Gabriel Coulet caves. Visit the exhibition on Gabriel Coulet Roquefort. A short 20 min documentary film about Roquefort is offered. The history of the Coulet family . Guided visit for groups 1 hour visit. Free tasting.