Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Angers is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Angers a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Angers.
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49170 Saint-Georges-sur-Loire, France
09:45 am - 05:15 pm
15 kms west of Angers, this is probably one of the best furnished Chateaus in Angers. Originally built on the lines of a medieval fortress, its 14th Century owners, the Brie family, undertook the task of modernizing the interiors.
The exquisite furnishings and fabulous collections of paintings, tapestries and books is not something that you come ac...
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4 Rue Saint-Christophe, 49100 Angers, France
08:00 am - 07:00 pm
Originally built in between 11th-16th century, this cathedral is the main Roman Catholic Church in Angers. A magnificent amalgamation of Gothic and Romanesque architecture, this cathedral is more than a place of worship:
Descriptive and rich image transepts in the form of stain glass windows.
Carvings inspired by the royal portal of the Chartres C...
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14 Rue du Musée, 49100 Angers, France
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Spread over 7,000 square meters, lookout for the oldest building in the Toussaint complex and voila you come face to face with the Museum of Fine Arts! The museum had been declared as the best Art Museum in western France and therefore it is a must to visit this place when you are in Angers. The Museum is actually a private mansion housing a large ...
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23 Rue Saint-Martin, 49000 Angers, France
01:00 pm - 06:00 pm
A principal Gothic monument in this region, this church functioned as a collegiate Church in the past. The structure is not only admired for its grand architecture but also for the variousconcerts and exhibitions that are held here currently. Absorb in:
The magnificent sculptures.
The archaeological excavations
Baroque organ case.
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1 Chemin Bas de la Baumette, 49000 Angers, France
09:00 am - 06:30 pm
The curious little Franciscan monastery of Angers was founded in the 15th Century by King René, a Count of Anjou. The former convent is an unusual walk through history showcasing some rare medieval paintings. The beautiful garden adds onto the charm of this old place.
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4 rue Charles de Gaulle, 49130 Les Ponts De Ce
02:00 pm - 06:00 pm
At this museum you are instantly transported back to the time when laces and frills were the more important things of life. The grandeur of balls, the elaborate costumes of men and women and the complimentary headgear. The museum showcases over 600 head dresses along with authentic costumes from the province of Anjou. The delicate work created on e...
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Place EdouardMeslier, 49250 Saint Remy La Varenne
03:00 pm - 06:00 pm
Built in 929 AD the Priory is dedicated to Saint-Aubin Abbey. Exciting features at the Priory:
The Priory church.
Frescoes in Romanesque style in the 12th Century old Chapter House.
A renaissance fireplace reminiscent of the old days.