The Royal Monastery of Brou

A rare masterpiece of the Flamboyant Gothic style from the 16th century

The Royal Monastery of Brou in Bourg-en-Bresse is a rare masterpiece of the Flamboyant Gothic style from the 16th century. It was built at great expense by the powerful archduchess Margaret of Austria. This dynastic burial place was chosen as France’s favourite monument by TV channel France 2 viewers in 2014.

 

The Royal Monastery of Brou

63 Boulevard de Brou
01000 Bourg-en-Bresse, France
Tel.: +33 (0)4 74 22 83 83
Open every day.

Monastère Brou - @ Benoît Prieur