Old Town

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  • Address: Grand Rue, Morlaix, France
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  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art Gallery, Church, Statue, Family And Kids, Old Town

The historical centre of Morlaix is renowned for mainly for the streets that wind through brightly painted half-timbered houses. But while you’re ambling along these pretty streets, also keep an eye out for:

  • The great pink-granite viaduct.
  • The Church of Saint Melaine – 15th century church containing some artwork and sculptures.
  • The hill at Venelle aux Prêtres and Venelle du Calvaire, from where there’s a nice view of Morlaix.
  • Rue Ange de Guernisac – intriguing medieval houses.
  • Place des Otages – named for the hostages that were brought here by the Nazi’s before being taken to concentration camps; now home to imposing 16th century town houses.
  • Square du Chateau – though the castle that stood here has been destroyed, you can get some good views.
  • The Church of Saint-Mathieu, and its renaissance style tower.

Amidst all this exploring, make sure you don’t forget to earmark interesting possibly interesting places to eat!

How to Reach Old Town

  • You’ll have to walk or cycle.

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  • Old Town Address: Grand Rue, Morlaix, France
  • Old Town Timing: 24-hrs
  • Best time to visit Old Town(preferred time): 09:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Old Town: 03:00 Hrs
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  • 68.63% of people who visit Morlaix include Old Town in their plan

  • 36.07% of people start their Old Town visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Old Town

Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday

91.07% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Old Town

People normally club together Viaduct and Maison Dite De La Duchesse Anne while planning their visit to Old Town.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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