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Abbey, chapels and altarpieces

The most emblematic is the Cistercian abbey of Escaladieu, remarkable medieval testimony of architecture and religious art. But many are the chapels and oratories that dot the territory according to the hamlets and hearts of villages. In Nouillan (village of Montoussé) a chapel is built on the place where the Virgin Mary appeared in 1848. A cult developed. Baroque art occupies an important place with many altarpieces classified Historical Monuments: Saint Arroman, Esparros, Avezac. Many churches are also to be discovered (Discovery tours are offered during the summer) among which: the monumental church of Galan, Libaros, Lannemezan…

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