Free visit of the church Saint Pierre de Brain-sur-l'Authion

The present church was built from the 12th century on the foundations of the Romanesque church. It was placed under the patronage of St Pierre and a statue of St Aignan was installed recalling ...

The present church was built from the 12th century on the foundations of the Romanesque church. It was placed under the patronage of St Peter and a statue of St Aignan was installed reminding that an earlier church had existed under this term. In the thirteenth century it was rebuilt keeping the bell tower and in the sixteenth the chapel of the Virgin was added. The architect François Villers designed a new nave which was blessed in 1840.

About the venue

Built from the XX th century on the foundations of a Romanesque church, you will discover why it was nicknamed the chapel of bribes until the XIX th century.