In the heart of Regional Natural Park of Perche, this pretty medieval town full of secrets. Strolling through the village, you will find mansions with their sundials, the crypt Saint-André, the cloister of the sixteenth, Alain museum dedicated to the eponymous philosopher. Nearby, made a hook by the Perche museum in Saint Cyr la Rosiere to discover all the traditions of the Perche secrets; or enter the amazing museum of French emigration to Canada in Tourouvre, you will be moved by the fate of these families who left the Perche in the hope of a new beginning.
Give yourself a green escape and rejuvenate in the heart of the hills of the Perche. Ponds and forests, hills and groves, the Pole is discovered, running shoes with the many hiking trails that dot the region. In Mortagne au Perche, you are also on the greenway linking Alençon and Condé sur Huisne, a route of 66 km over the valleys of the Huisne and Sarthe.
Come and meet the iconic horse Perche and breeders, to discover the complicity between them to their horses, how the skills were passed from generation to generation. Many walks or carriage mounted.
"Most beautiful village of France" ... according to a popular saying.
Medieval city full of history, stronghold of the Counts of Perche, Mortagne has a rich architectural heritage with its houses and its mansions, its picturesque streets and its shops.
The heritage circuit and the organized visits allow to discover :
- the church of Notre-Dame of the 16th century in flamboyant Gothic style.
- the St André Crypt of the 13th century.
- the former St Francis convent of the 16th century with its cloister and chapel.
- the St Denis portal of the 12th and 13th centuries, surmounted by the percheron museum and the museum of the philosopher Alain.
- the public garden overlooking the Percheron countryside.
... without forgetting the culinary specialty of Mortagne, the black pudding!
TOURIST OFFICE OF MORTAGNE IN THE PERCHE
36, Place du General de Gaulle
61400 MORTAGNE AU PERCHE
Mortagne-au-Perche is a privileged stop on your journey on the Véloscénie !
Mortagne is located in the heart of a 66 km route totally dedicated to hiking, biking and horseback riding, and our hotel has all the services to welcome bicycles.
Along the valleys of the Huisne and Sarthe, discover the mansions of Perche, the leisure center of Mêle-sur-Sarthe...
Every 7 km, stop areas with picnic tables.
Main access : Condé-sur-Huisne, Mortagne-au-Perche, Le Mêle-sur-Sarthe, Alençon.
Hotel restaurant du Tribunal is easily accessible from Veloscenie. From the place called "La Gare", take the Avenue de la Gare and the rue des Déportés to the city center of Mortagne.
The Carré du Perche is a place of meetings and initiatives, offering a varied cultural program (theater, music, dance, coffee-concert, exhibitions, conferences...).
It is the place of representation in Mortagne-au-Perche of the Scene Nationale 61.
The Hotel du Tribunal welcomes you during each event to offer you a place to stay, to eat, or simply to relax in the lounge in winter, on the terrace or in the garden in summer.