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Chateau de Fougeres

14 Place Pierre Symon, 35300 Fougeres, France
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Château de Fougères 35300

Nice one to visit. Surprinsingly enough it is located on the lowest part of the town, when these... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jean p
St Albans, United Kingdom
Interesting through the ages self guided audiotour

For a quite reasonable entrance fee the audio guide is included so you can wander at your own pace... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Shoreham-by-Sea, United Kingdom
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14 Place Pierre Symon, 35300 Fougeres, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice one to visit. Surprinsingly enough it is located on the lowest part of the town, when these defending castles are generally on the highest location. It is surrounded by a river and this gave some protection against ennemies. Mostly in a state of ruin...More

Thank jean p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For a quite reasonable entrance fee the audio guide is included so you can wander at your own pace about the castle taking as long as you like. The views from various points are quite stunning and the changing styles of castle defences through the...More

Thank alan2303
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

well worth a day out. every part of the chateau is open, you are allowed up every tower and the views are superb

Thank Dangerous59
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great stop over for lunge at a nearby auberge before going into the Chateau itself. Was not aware this is apparently the largest fortress in Europe. Plenty to see and do, and a reasonable audio guide to assist you along the way....More

Thank SwordMaiden
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing evidence of history lovely place to visit well worth a trip if your in northern France. very reasonable to get in and have audio tours in English.

Thank Tom P
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

When you turn into the drive you get a lovely view of the building. When we arrived we were given a free upgrade. The room was great with a big bathroom. We had breakfast each morning and was typical French style with a vast choice...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 13 May 2017

I visited the chateau with my brother and his children and we expected to be there around an hour before the children would be bored. We ended up being there over six hours with the children really enjoying there day enormously. There are turrets to...More

Thank tigger22015
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This imposing 12th century chateaux is a medieval jewel. Rather than an isolated fortress, the chateau is an integral part of the town with a unique four- wheeled water mill (still in use for power) and a plaza for markets (currently Saturday mornings, I think)....More

Thank Celia O
Reviewed 11 April 2017

There's been a fortress on this site for centuries and most of them are visible in the grounds of the chateau. There's an audio guide which we should have got but didn't. Great views of the city from a number of points around the chateau...More

Thank Robert N
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Truly stunning and huge scale fortress with well organised and helpful staff and useful audio guides. We spent almost 3hrs exploring at our own pace, seeing some fascinating exhibits giving just a glimpse into the fascinating history of this region. If you are in the...More

Thank phil.galligan
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