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LE JARDIN MÉDIÉVAL DES CAVES

Park and garden in Montoir-de-Bretagne

  • Discover the plants cultivated during the Middle-Ages.

  • Built for Anne de Bretagne's death 500th anniversary, this garden gathers some of forgotten species, formerly served on the Dukes' table or used in medicinal decoctions, between the end of middle ages and the beginning of the Renaissance.

    "Les Caves" medieval garden is entertained and maintained thanks to a local association, helped by ones of the greatest french specialists of ancient gardens, such as Yves-Marie Allain, Paris "Jardin des Plantes" former director, and Alain Poulard, member...
    Built for Anne de Bretagne's death 500th anniversary, this garden gathers some of forgotten species, formerly served on the Dukes' table or used in medicinal decoctions, between the end of middle ages and the beginning of the Renaissance.

    "Les Caves" medieval garden is entertained and maintained thanks to a local association, helped by ones of the greatest french specialists of ancient gardens, such as Yves-Marie Allain, Paris "Jardin des Plantes" former director, and Alain Poulard, member of Vertou French Wines Institute.

    All along the high season, conferences (in french) are organized: ask for the program!
Services
  • Services

    • Guided tours for individuals
    • Self-guided tours for individuals
    • Free site access
Openings

Openings

  • From May 22, 2021 until October 3, 2021
    * Visite libre