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Discover Angers

Centre ville d'Angers

Musees d'Angers

Angers, a city of art and history

Labeled city of art and history, the town of Angers is full of architectural treasures. The City of Good King René is home to an exceptional heritage, dating from the Middle Ages : there are castles, ramparts and timbered houses. The historic center is animated by an intense cultural life, proposers many museums and festivals.
Anjou tradition also offers a variety of gourmet flavors that accompany the wines of Anjou known for their shimmering gowns, their delicate aromas of red fruits or their fruity and floral notes ... Joined World Heritage Site by Unesco, the landscapes of Angers are no exception. The Loire and the many parks and gardens are ideal for walking. So take advantage of these few days to discover Angers and its surroundings !

The museums of Angers

Ville of culture and art, Angers hosts rich and varied museums. The Museum of Fine Arts, historically listed building, traces the history of painting art. Located in a 12th-century hospital, the Museum Jean Lurcat this epic release, poetic, symbolic and humanist of the 20th century through contemporary tapestries. The gallery David d'Angers, in the heart Toussaint abbey church built in the thirteenth century, presents the greatest sculptures of the artist.
For more information, you can visit the museums of Angers website.
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Chateau de Brissac

Angers and Loire castles

Castle Angers

In the city center stands the castle of Angers, a remnant of the thirteenth century. Completely renovated, it now houses the famous Apocalypse Tapestry. From its 17 towers and its 25 000m2 in area, it offers visitors an unforgettable journey: Cross the drawbridge and discover niches, the home of the governor or the dungeons.

Castle Brissac

Surnommé "giant of the Loire Valley", the castle of Brissac is the tallest castle in France with its seven floors and its 204 rooms. The beauty of the place is spectacular gold leaf ceilings, precious furnishings, art galleries and the heyday of theater leave breathless. Belonging to the family for Brissac 1502, it is now open to the public.

For an overview of other historical monuments to visit (Château du Plessis Bourré Castle Plessis Mace, Cathédrale Saint-Maurice ...), visit the website of the castles of the Loire.
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Vins de Loire

Parks and attractions

Terra Botanica

First European theme park dedicated to plants, Terra Botanica introduces us 275,000 plants from around the world. Enjoy a unique experience thanks to the many attractions and unusual events in the heart of a renewed vegetation, spectacular and lush.

Cruises on the Loire

To enhance your stay and discover the rich heritage Angevin, enjoy the offered cruises along the Loire.

Angers and gastronomy

Discover the 32 vineyards and châteaux producing Loire wines and taste the Angers specialties: somersaults, focaccia, pike eel, crémets Anjou or Quernons slate.

The cave sites

Find 1 million kilometers of underground tunnels, swarming with different activities: wine cellars, mushroom, restaurants, artists' studios, zoo ...