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Address: Le Mans, France
Phone Number: 02 43 28 17 22
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Excellent light show

Fantastic lights, however not to music. Seemed to be on a 20 minute loop. Worth a watch if you're in the area for 20-30 minutes.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Fantastic lights, however not to music. Seemed to be on a 20 minute loop. Worth a watch if you're in the area for 20-30 minutes.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

We were fortunate enough to be in Le Mans during a festival period when the old city was flooded in an amazing light production where images were projected on the grand and majestic older buildings telling stories of days gone by, the struggle of good over evil and some just the sheer beauty of coloured light gracefully playing with the... More 

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Grenoble, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

The light show started around 10:30pm and it lasted until after midnight. It is a must see if you are planning to visit Le Mans.

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Not a patch on the light show on Chartres cathedral. Only lasts about 15 minutes. Not many people were there despite it only having been running for a few days.

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Manchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I got told about this by one of my customers as a bit of a "oh, and there's the illuminations..." just before we travelled to France. I am so glad we made the effort to go into Le Mans and stayed out late enough to see them. Moving pictures, set to atmospheric soundtrack piped out from loud speakers around the... More 

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Kent
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Highly recommended!! its fascinating and well worth going round all the old town searching for all the spots illuminated as well as the main cathedral displays.

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Le Mans, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Take a stroll around the old part of the city and see the fabulous laser and light show on the cathedral and buildings around this area. The best part of town and a free light show in the summer.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

What a great couple of hours. The light shows were very well done. The cathedral was very pretty . It was amazing how they made the people come to life.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I have been to this for a couple of years and think the displays are wonderful. My daughter and I spent a very full and pleasant evening there. My husband is in a wheelchair and the cobbled streets would have been a problem for him, however, there is disabled parking outside the cathedral and it is possible to see the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

We did two tours - firstly the general sights of Le Mans - the talk was in ensign from a local person and very interesting pointing out facts that we would otherwise never have known / it really was a great way to see the town in a fun easy way - we combined this with a discounted second trip... More 

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Address: Le Mans, France
Phone Number: 02 43 28 17 22
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Sarthe  >  Le Mans

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