A pilgrimage centre 

Every body is welcome to Notre-Dame de l’Hermitage for a time of prayer or silence.
Many places are suitable for meditation.
The Chapel with all its wonders, the oratories, many statues, the mosaic at the entrance, Marcellin’s bedroom, the gardens, the majestic alley of plane trees…

Please do not hesitate to follow these links in order to learn more about the Chapel, the room of the First Community or the organs’ history at Notre-Dame de l’Hermitage.


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A place of training 

The House welcomes groups from all over the world to attend spiritual or educational training.

Marists, Brothers, lay people, teachers and children follow one another and meet each other according to the seasons.

The Community of Brothers of l’Hermitage also organizes various training courses depending on the events of the year.

Do not hesitate to contact us for more information or to register.

A place of welcome

Open to everyone for a day, a weekend, a stay…to recharge their batteries, refocus, share, exchange, discover the Marist world.

Associations, movements, families, everyone is welcome.


The House and the World

The House of Notre-Dame de l’Hermitage is the “mother house” of the Marists, where Marcellin Champagnat created and developed the Community of Marist Brothers.

But since then the Marists are present in 80 countries on 5 continents.
This represents nearly 2,660 Brothers, 7,200 lay people and 654,000 children and young people.

For more information on the Marist world, the institute, the missions, do not hesitate to consult the Marist Champagnat website.


The Community recently welcomed

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Sacred Heart College - Auckland - New zealand

During the stay of young people from Sacred Heart College we were lucky enough to be able to attend the famous New Zealand haka, which refers to a set of Maori cultural ceremonies including dances, songs and weapons exhibitions.


Our commitments

Together we reduce our environmental impact during our stay. We use our recycling bins.

Enclosed and
free parking


Access for people
with reduced mobility


are not allowed

To contact us