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La Nuit des Chimeres

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Address: Le Mans, France
Phone Number: 02 43 28 17 22
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Not to be missed if you visit Le Mans in July and August

I'm not going to say much about this - you must look it up on-line. Just, it is absolutely outstanding, only occurs when it starts to get dark in July and August and you have to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 29, 2015
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St Thomas de Courceriers
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St Thomas de Courceriers
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

I'm not going to say much about this - you must look it up on-line. Just, it is absolutely outstanding, only occurs when it starts to get dark in July and August and you have to search it all out to fully appreciate it. This is not a spectacle to watch for ten minutes them go home! Have a nice... More 

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1 Thank Peter M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015 via mobile

We stumbled on this by accident and wow what a treat never seen anything like it. A massive light show telling a story about the history of the church. Well worth a see

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Lausanne
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

Very interesting light set up in the old town. It really helps enjoy the beauty of the historical building of the city.

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Malmesbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

awesome show , we walked around the town to look at the lights and was just brilliant, but the pictures could be scary for younger kids.

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Thank zarugger
Milton Keynes
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

We witnessed the light show in the evening and it is amazing when they project a story of the building This leads you into the old town so well worth the visit!

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Thank martinto8
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Really worth waiting to see this, great for kids of all ages and really tells a story. My 9 year old son loved it!

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Hampshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

We came across this by accident, but it was breathtakingly beautiful! Make sure you see the back and front of the cathedral, and don't miss the Roman Walls.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

If you want a great night out, then there's nothing better than wandering around the old city with a brilliant array of light shows projected onto the cathedral, the city walls and other places - splendid, fascinating, funny, just go!

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Le Mans, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Usually beggins in july till end of august. Do not miss both sides of the cathedral St Benoît. Free parking Place des Jacobin if less than 1h

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Thank medailles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

Le Mans is a wonderful town with lots to do and lots to see but it is definitely worth visiting in the summer to enjoy this light show like no other.

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