The benedictine library

The Benedictine Library

Opening hours:

June - July - August - September :
Everyday from 2 pm to 6 pm
(exept thuesday)

April - May - October :
week-ends and public holidays from 2     to 6 pm

Groups: Visits all year on reservation

 

Finished by 1775, the Benedictine library possesses 8800 works among which 74 manuscripts, 86 incunabula (books printed in the XVth century) and some rare editions.

Entrance fee

 3 € / Adult

Free for kids under 18

 

 

Bibliothèque Bénédictine Saint-Mihiel

Among the most remarkable books:

The Gradual

 

Manuscript of 1463 decorated with illuminations and anthropomorphic letters.

The DOM LOUPVENT manuscript

 

Book décorated with paintings who kept the binding of its time.

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