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Chateau of Vincennes, Vincennes
(4.1/5 based on 600+ reviews on the web)
Since its construction by Charles V in the 14th century, Chateau of Vincennes has been one of the most prominent castles in France. This massive structure is the only fortified castle near Paris. You can review the medieval and Renaissance architectural components of the château in the Donjon. The Holy Chapel hosts concerts throughout the year. Plan to visit Chateau of Vincennes and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Vincennes attractions using our Vincennes vacation builder.
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  • I went in this castle with my daughter for the show organized by my company. Beautiful castle, easy access by metro line 1.
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  • To me it seems amazing to be able to visit a medieval castle by taking the metro. Take line number 1 to the end and when you come out it's right there. You don't have to walk for miles. There's not a ...  more »
  • It was certainly not the flamboyant of Versailles, but behind relative architectural austerity a historic treasure
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  • Very cool castle, Lot's to see including a beautiful church and castle. The ground are large and easy to walk around. The best part not many tourists.
  • A nice historical place and not too crowdy to visit. Calm and quiet, good for a walk!
  • Worth a visit...tons of history here and it's not a full day visit like many historic sites in and around Paris.
  • Great rarely visited place in Paris. Nice place to walk around. Located at the top of a massive park
  • Nice palace but not very interesting.