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Castle of Angers, Angers
(4.3/5 based on 1,400+ reviews on the web)
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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  • Very well kept/restored Castle, the tapestry of the apocalypse is amazing,... What a job!
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  • Too bad that we were one day (November 11) where this castle was closed. The weather has to still do the tour of this castle, passing through the town. Nice view.
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  • The castle grounds was easy to get around and offers a good view of the city. It was quite quiet when I visit close to closing hours and had a good time enjoying the tranquility. The famed Apocalypse ...  more »