The history of the Franciscan monastery of Charriere is explained in a book by Jean-Louis Coste which you can buy during your visit to Charriere for 15 euros. Jean-Louis, who is a member of our association, conducted his study from the municipal archives of the town of Châteauneuf-de-Galaure he also used for his work on the history of the village of Châteauneuf-de-Galaure (sales price 20 euros). He worked in the same way on other sites. His blog provides further information on his books.
Other books related to the history of our monastery and surroundings exist. For example, you can read Ymbert of Bathernay by Denis Deroux. You can send us new or older works which are about Charriere or its region.