Things to see and do - Marmoutier
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Marmoutier : Michelin's recommendations
The abbey church of Marmoutier is a true jewel of Alsatian Romanesque architecture. It also has an important Silbermann organ that Albert Schweitzer used to enjoy playing. Next door is the Euopean Organ Centre, located in the vast former monastic tithe barn, which illustrates the history of this venerable instrument (exhibiting pedal and pipe organs by Silbermann and various other examples) and that of some of its foremost proponents.
Tourist attractions Marmoutier : Things to see and do
8 pl. du Gén.-de-Gaulle F - 67440 Marmoutier
The west façade of this church is built out of red sandstone from the Vosges. The porch comprises a central rib vault between two barrel vaults. The narthex, which is crowned with domes, is the only Romanesque part of the interior. In the arms of the..