History and architecture – EN

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History and architecture – EN

A medieval monastery at the heart of the city - Eight centuries of history

Guided tour

The Jacobins, a Dominican monastery built in 1229, is an exceptional testimony to southern gothic design.
This brick architecture uses the same principles developed for the cathedrals of the Kingdom of France.
Visit the convent: the church, the sacristy, the cloister, the chapterhouse, Saint Anthoninus chapel.

Photo : © Couvent des Jacobins