Thiron-Gardais is located on the D5, which is a major access routes to the Perche d'Eure-et-Loir from exit Highway A11 Luigny. At the entrance to the Parc Naturel Régional du Perche, this charming town has kept shops and local services, but also many leisure activities with a large network of associations, a pool, a gym, a fishing pond ...
The town of Thiron-Gardais was born of an abbey founded by Bernard de Ponthieu in the great spiritual and intellectual leap facing Europe in the early 12th century, which is one of the leaders and probably one of precursors.
In a nice part of town, the abbey and its grounds are the pride of Thiron-Gardais. In the late 20th century, these places full of history come to life through the combination of several municipalities in the canton that rely on tourism and cultural development of the territory of Perche thiron ...
A prestigious heritage: Significant efforts have been made in recent years to restore the heritage of the town. These studies were consistent with a first tranche of restoration of buildings and aim to give the monument and its natural environment, the attractiveness necessary to make it a tourist attraction and cultural quality, able to register significantly in the Regional Natural Park Perche.
Domaine de l'Abbaye de Thiron-Gardais, a tourist must-Perche ... Come find out, follow Reynard the Fox to the discovery of themed gardens of the Abbey and one of the most influential religious orders in the Middle Ages!
The Domaine de l'Abbaye is the abbey church, the tithe barn, theme gardens and the Royal Military College. The tithe barn is a 14th century building renovated in 2006 into the community offices of the Perche Thiron Commons, the tourist office, union associations and the entry of themed gardens of the abbey developed in 2000 in a park of 4 hectares at the foot of the abbey church, monument, one of the longest naves of Eure-et-Loir.