Prepare or complete your visit to the Basilica from Vézelay
At the top of the hill, the Basilique de Vézelay; "An architecture of light" ... How to enter this universe of harmony and to perceive its laws?
Around a model of the basilica, attend the games of light that take place four times a year: you will understand why the builders have attached so much importance to the sunlight. You will be able to see the plan, the cane of the master builder ... And on a screen wall, the images of the movie "In the shadow of the Light" will reveal to you, whatever the day of your visit, a unique dialogue between the sun and stone.
The symbol room
Design : Visitor's House. Model of the basilica: Marcel Monnier. Tools of the builders : Patrice Meyer. Scenography : Forges workshops.
In the symbol room,
- concretely enter the expertise et the vision of the monks builders with handle, map and model in 3 D.
- Learn to read a marquee.
- Leave with our roadmap and visit the Basilica otherwise.
The film "In the shadow of the Light"
In the projection room, with the film "In the shadow of the Light",
- attend the famous games of light that are visible only on certain days in the Basilica.
- look closely at the wonders of the sculpture.
Duration : 1h15
Adults: 9 € / pers. Reduced: 7 € / pers. Groups: 8 € / pers. School: 6 € / pers. Children 6-12 years: 4 € / pers.
Visits open to all: see calendar below.
For groups and school dates and times on request. Minimum package of 90 €
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