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Castle of Angers, Angers
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is a historic castle situated in the city of Angers, Loire Valley, in the department of Maine-et-Loire. This place has a rich history, and you will greatly appreciate this castle, which was built in the 9th century, for its unique structural design. Further construction in the thirteenth century added to the size of this castle. The castle served as a fortress because of its strategic location, overlooking the River Maine. Tourists coming to the castle can view the interiors that are tastefully decorated. Parisian tapestry belonging to ancient ages adorns the castle. The chapel inside the castle is also worth a visit. Despite suffering damages during the World War and later, it has been renovated and is a museum of intricate and priceless tapestry work. With our custom trip planner, Angers attractions like Castle of Angers can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • The view from the other side of the river is more spectacular than the visit itself. It is a castle of city. not as cute as the others but it is worth visiting this very complete
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  • A true Castle, one of the main monuments of the city of angers. The tapestries are all beauty!
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  • Visit this place because it is the region's leading star to watch. Inside, it's really amazing works of art are on display, and it must be a great asset.
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