The Commandery of the Knights Templar in Elancourt

A short visit of the commandery of the Knights Templar.

The name of the Templars always drives the imagination with stories of crusades, power and treasures. The Commandery was built by the Knights Templar in the 13th century. The barns and the chapels are lovely, there was a major renovation recently The Commandery has been converted into a cultural center, you can get into the inner courtyard the door is always open. But after that everything is closed Look the official website to see schedules of openings and visits. There is also a park nearby.

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Duration: 1 h.

The entrance of the Commanderie

The entrance of the Commanderie
The Commanderie belonged to the famous Knights Templar.

The outside of the Commanderie

The outside of the Commanderie

Inside the courtyard

Inside the courtyard
The Commanderie is now a cultural center dedicated to contemporary art.

Pond of the Commanderie

Pond of the Commanderie
There is a small pond inside the Commanderie.

The Chapel

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The Chapel
The Chapel is very nice, it was renovated a few years ago.

The exhibitions program

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The exhibitions program
The visit will not take you more than 20 minutes.

The Park

The Park
A small park near the Commanderie

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