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Wonderfully quaint French Village with a wonderful view to the past...

This is a truly stunning village in the Mayenne region, with the castle taking centre stage in... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2018
Nottingham, United Kingdom
A great piece of history.

Had a wonderful time exploring the town and castle on scorching hot day! A lot of history and... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
John s
Calverton, United Kingdom
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1 rue Fouquet de la Varenne, 53270 Sainte-Suzanne, Sainte-Suzanne-et-Chammes, France
+33 2 43 58 13 00
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Reviewed October 22, 2018

This is a truly stunning village in the Mayenne region, with the castle taking centre stage in re-telling its history. It is a wonderful set up, with breathtaking views from the ramparts and at centre stage is a museum with wonderful exhibits to assimilate. Walking...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

Had a wonderful time exploring the town and castle on scorching hot day! A lot of history and interesting things in and around the area, even the grandchildren were interested!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank John s
Reviewed August 7, 2018

The castle is worth visiting because it relates part of Great Britain's and France's histories particularly in the medieval times. However, maybe more importantly, Sainte Suzanne is one of the most beautiful villages in France. Do not forget to have a look at the medieval...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

Sainte Suzanne is very quaint and the Chateau offers great views and local history and information on the natural flora and fauna of the area. Nice trip for an afternoon.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Ed T
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Very nice place to visit. Nice view from the top. Nice soap shop. Plenty of benches to rest and enjoy the view.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed December 5, 2017

The walk outside around the walls is really worth it and easy going. we had 80+ and 70+ in our party

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Lee O
Reviewed August 16, 2017

This is well known to be the most beautiful village of France. It is indeed the most widely explored and visited area of the Mayenne department, which is by itself nice but not very much visited by tourists. A one day visit to Saint Suzanne...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

Once of the best example of middle age Castle. In a charming little City. Very interesting exhibit. On Tuesday and Wednesday they also offer games know costumes for kids.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

You can walk around and see most of this without having to pay. The village and it's narrow streets are beautiful. And the views from the walks around the outside of the fortifications are incredible.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Mark M
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

We spent a good few hours at the village and Castle today. The grounds and keep are free which are worth doing alone but we went inside the museum at the Castle which was inexpensive and let children under 18 in for free too. The...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank josephines902
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