La Mansarde

Historic site and monument at Saint-Malo

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  • Jeanne Jugan's House that shelters the Congregation of the Little Sisters of the Poor.

    Free guided tours.

    One winter’s evening in 1839, Jeanne Jugan (1792-1879) came across an elderly, blind and infirm woman who was freezing to death. She took her back with her to her humble home. Soon she welcomed another, then a third. The Congregation of the Little Sisters of the Poor was born! A few young women came to join her and gave her a helping hand. Jeanne was eager to transmit to them the inner flame that was burning in her heart. The small group soon developed into a religious community in the service of the poor. Jeanne was 47 years old. It was now clear to her: the work to which God was calling her was right there. An urgent work. In those days, there was no social welfare for people in need.

    The attic preserves the same aspect as back in the 19th century; it tells the story of the people who lived by Jeanne Jugan's side and also of the beginnings of a worldwide work: the Congregation
  • Spoken languages
  • Accepted customers
    • Individuals
    • Groups
Services
  • Accessibility
    • Mentally impaired
      • Visite guidée de la maison de la Congrégation des Petites Sœurs des Pauvres, fondée par Sainte Jeanne Jugan en 1839. La visite de « La Mansarde » est personnalisée et adaptée selon le handicap du visiteur, par un guide bénévole. La visite est guidée et gratuite.
    • Visually impaired
      • Visite guidée de la maison de la Congrégation des Petites Sœurs des Pauvres, fondée par Sainte Jeanne Jugan en 1839. La visite de « La Mansarde » est personnalisée et adaptée selon le handicap du visiteur, par un guide bénévole. Nous vous précisons que la visite est toujours guidée et gratuite.
    • Hearing impaired
      • Visite guidée de la maison de la Congrégation des Petites Sœurs des Pauvres, fondée par Sainte Jeanne Jugan en 1839. La visite de « La Mansarde » est personnalisée et adaptée selon la situation de chaque visiteur par un guide bénévole. La visite est guidée et gratuite.
  • Rates 2019
  • Free
Openings
  • From January 1, 2019
    until June 14, 2019
  • From June 15, 2019
    until September 15, 2019
  • From September 16, 2019
    until December 31, 2019
  • Closed on monday, on tuesday, on wednesday, on thursday, on friday, on saturday and on sunday.
  • Monday
    2:30 PM
    6:00 PM
  • Tuesday
    2:30 PM
    6:00 PM
  • Wednesday
    2:30 PM
    6:00 PM
  • Thursday
    2:30 PM
    6:00 PM
  • Friday
    2:30 PM
    6:00 PM
  • Saturday
    2:30 PM
    6:00 PM
  • Sunday
    2:30 PM
    6:00 PM
  • Closed on monday, on tuesday, on wednesday, on thursday, on friday, on saturday and on sunday.
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