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Chateau of Vincennes, Vincennes

(4.1/5 based on 650+ 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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Reviews
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  • the highest Dungeon in Europe a feudal Castle in the urban heart of well-connected line 1 metro and RER A. restoration possible in street principaleu fot
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  • I find it amazing that the traditional tourist sites live crowded together as an attraction as impressive as this is so little sought. It is a medieval castle, which already appears in illustrations very old, ancient hunting domain of the Royal family, extremely well maintained, open to visitation, including the chapel in Gothic style. A must for lovers of history. Whenever I come here, even if it's just to walk.
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  • A very good visit pity that the Cathedral is work otherwise it was a very good visit and very interesting. The staff were pleasant.
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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.