Aître Saint-Maclou

186 rue Martainville 76000 Rouen / Vallée de Seine


The history of this strange, yet exceptional site dates from the Great Plague of 1348, which killed three-fourths of the parish. The Aître St. Maclou was thus built as a plague cemetery. The building is now home to the Regional Fine Arts School. A glass case near the entrance contains a cat skeleton that was found in the walls.

Cemetery, Renaissance, Official historical monument of France (MHC)


  • from 01 january 2016 to 31 december 2016 (Group - Single)
    from 09h00 to 18h00

Activities available on site : Temporary exhibitions

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