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Address: 2 Rue de Bretagne, 49770 Angers, France
Phone Number: +33 2 41 32 67 93
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A wonderful mix of medieval and renaissance

One of the few Château that still shows its Medieval roots with a ruined keep and battlements. It is fascinating to see how Renaissance elements had been added on both for... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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Kent
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

One of the few Château that still shows its Medieval roots with a ruined keep and battlements. It is fascinating to see how Renaissance elements had been added on both for comfort and defence (the Medieval parts were built from flint, Renaissance from the soft white local stone). Guided tours probably show you the interior of some of the rooms... More 

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Hayle, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 411 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

This place draws us back,it must have been around a decade since we found it on rout to Angers. Well worth a visit and take a picnic....go easy on the wine as the laws have changed somewhat.

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Yorkshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2012

Arrived midday in glorious sunshine. Walked around the gardens waiting for our 12.30 guided tour. We were given guides in English and were told tour would be in French. But, there was so British people a few Spannish and a few French, that the guide spoke both English & French. Each room had it`s own charm. The ceiling paintings in... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2012

This castle is very near Avrille. A guide took us on a private tour of the Castle and it was very interesting. The tour was very personal and Patrick was happy to answer any of Olivias ( 8 years )questions, no matter how strange or unexpected! The tour was interactive and informal, The trip to the castle was, overall, very... More 

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Pouance, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2012

This jem of a chateau is only open to the public on special occasions but there is ample car parking and you can walk around the perimeter, part moated, any time. It's not far off the main N182 from Le Lion d'Angers and Angers on the D106 to Le Plessis Macé. It's what a fairy-tale castle should look like (see... More 

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Address: 2 Rue de Bretagne, 49770 Angers, France
Phone Number: +33 2 41 32 67 93
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Maine et Loire  >  Angers

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