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Le Mans

Lovely place to visit, especially in the summer. Bit of a big walk to the light show if you're... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2019
Ann_MarieMcknight
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Worth seeing definitely

Absolute amazing light show. Definitely worth staying in the city until darkness falls. There are... read more

Reviewed August 4, 2019
Rob W
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Reviewed August 31, 2019 via mobile

A pretty projection on the walls of the cathedral but in terms of a sound and light show we felt it was left wanting. Perhaps we had been spoilt in Rouen where the Son et Lumières was spectacular but this left us feeling a little...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 30, 2019 via mobile

Lovely place to visit, especially in the summer. Bit of a big walk to the light show if you're camping as we were.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Ann_MarieMcknight
Reviewed August 4, 2019

Absolute amazing light show. Definitely worth staying in the city until darkness falls. There are lights and displays all around the city. Very well put together.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Rob W
Reviewed July 19, 2019 via mobile

We would recommend the petit trein to take you around the lights. Good reception and easier than walking.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 11, 2019 via mobile

Worth waiting till dark to see the lights on the cathedral. Though a visit inside first is needed to understand some of the show.

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank Nothernline
Reviewed November 6, 2018

We came across this night by accident, it was so good , we took a little train across le Mans and all the building were lit up with holograms and a story, the kids and i loved it, really spectacular ! highly recommended

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 23, 2018

The cathedral is lit up at night in an amazing display which tells stories from the past. Its quite mesmerising and very well done. Other locations around the city are also lit up so you often turn a corner to find a building lit with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Andy E
Reviewed September 15, 2018

In summer nights the cathedral and some other historic places are illuminated by colorful projections of animations. Not unique, because the same is being done in other French cities, but still worth seeing

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank LiciniusCrassus
Reviewed September 9, 2018

In Nuit des Chimeres stories and tales of Medieval life are projected onto the sides of medieval houses and walls. Endlessly fascinating.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sol500
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

The idea and execution behind this light show is fantastic. The major parts of le mans are lit up with great displays. The places involved are easy to find. Must see when in the area.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Hi! Sorry I just saw this! You do not need to buy tickets and can get a map from the tourist office! I hope you do/did go! Its amazing! Xxx
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