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Tour Saint-Nicolas

Rue de l_Armide | Vieux Port, Quai Duperre, 17000, La Rochelle, France
+33 5 46 41 74 13
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interesting and historic

This monument has a nicely signed and well-explained tour of the history of the area and this tower... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2017
Mary P
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Chicago, Illinois
OK

Kids & families will enjoy this more than couples I think. Theres a smal shop, an entry fee of 6... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
Stephen G
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France
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Rue de l_Armide | Vieux Port, Quai Duperre, 17000, La Rochelle, France
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

This monument has a nicely signed and well-explained tour of the history of the area and this tower specifically. It would be nice if they had more objects inside of it, or even more information about the few objects they do have. The view of...More

Thank Mary P
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Kids & families will enjoy this more than couples I think. Theres a smal shop, an entry fee of 6 Euros (( I think if you want to do all 3 towers) & a guide book (in English for us - other languages are available)...More

Thank Stephen G
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Buy a ticket for €9.00 to have access to all three towers in the old port area - allow about 2-3 hours for the tour of the towers

Thank FreoOz
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Well kept historical site, good historical information, and great views. Staff was courteous and helpful with additional information of La Rochelle

Thank C V
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

A must see in this very beautiful town. Good time to visit Warm sunshine with a cooling sea breeze. Recommended

Thank mrsnfoodman9999
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Standing guard on one side of the old port this is must-see destination if you have any interest in the local history. You shouln't be disappointed.

Thank JeremyPC
Reviewed 31 August 2016

The displays were interesting as was the climb up the tower. It was well worth the effort as the views all around town were excellent.

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

The Tour St Nicholas is the least spectacular of the La Rochelle towers so it often houses an exhibition. This summer the them is the colonisation of Canada by the French. An interesting insight into a lesser known piece of history.

1  Thank Bobbledog
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Great view on old port and awesome city. it's cost only 8.50 if you will buy tickets for all 3 towers

Thank miffoo
Reviewed 4 July 2016

On a walk around La Rochelle with friends we decided to visit the Towers. The views are exceptional of the La Rochelle city and surrounding suburbs. Great insight to the history of the La Rochelle port and city. Little bit pricey but the views make...More

Thank Stephanie9313
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