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The Museum: filled with interesting information (if you speak French)

My hosts interpreted a lot for me, but Ifound the museum well done and informative. Having been to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KatharineD59
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Vail, Colorado
You need a tour to get the best

This is t a large monument to see, so a tour is a must but if your French is next to zero I would... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Pmmcbl
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Built in 1689 to protect the city.
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Saint-Malo, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My hosts interpreted a lot for me, but Ifound the museum well done and informative. Having been to Antarcica, I was especially happy to see the section about Pierre Charcot (who came from Sait-Malo) and his ship, the Porquoi Non? There is also good info...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is t a large monument to see, so a tour is a must but if your French is next to zero I would seriously consider getting some research done before coming here. Or come just to look at the views.

Thank Pmmcbl
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We were in our hotel rooms looking at the tide recede and lo and behold we saw the pathway to the old Fort open up and it was just incredible to be able to go out to it on foot! So inspiring!

Thank Marcy W
Reviewed 19 August 2018

I love it , the food the people, baguettes , nice environment, for tourist they have all the stores inside Intramuros , get the butter the shrimp, crab a little samll when I went , the cider from Saint Malo and also the spices you...More

Thank Marynyc2015
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Loved the tour around all the wall of the old city. You can see all the good beaches around and choose the one you want to spend time on, including when the tide is up:) Worth it. #truebenji

Thank obUA
Reviewed 16 August 2018

We walked out to the fort just as the tide went out, and paid our money for admission. It's an interesting fort but has just one building on site, and that isn't open to the public. As we left, my wife was asked by someone...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 13 August 2018

In 2018 this cost 5 euros to visit. You are given a guide in your native language to follow at your own pace to discover the history of the fort, or there are guided tours daily. I had an enjoyable 1/2 hour satisfying years of...More

Thank DebraT957
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Visited this fort last week which you can walk to when the tide is out in St Malo Bay / beach. We paid the entrance fee and the young French girl who spoke brilliant English, gave us a written pamphlet about the history of the...More

Thank Altwood2010
Reviewed 26 May 2018

This remarkable fortress is interesting as at the front of the tower are many timber structures placed in the sand at the beach. You get a good view from above.

Thank Torger B
Reviewed 15 May 2018

It's quite a walk. When you get close, you have to negotiate loose rocks and broken concrete. When you finally reach the gate, you are able to read the tiny sign. 'Only opens July till September'. You look at your watch. It's only May.

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