Morlaix is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Morlaix one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Morlaix is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Morlaix or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Morlaix. Explore the historical monuments of Morlaix with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Morlaix guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Morlaix page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Morlaix landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Morlaix.
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Château du Taureau Baie de Morlaix 29600 Morlaix.
11:00 am - 04:00 pm
This imposing island fort was built in 1542 to protect the Bay of Morlaix from the marauding British. It has since been used as a stronghold, a prison, a Nazi base, a resort and even a sailing school. This lively history led to it being declared a national monument, and it is now a tourist favourite.
The best way to get to the fort is by boat from ...
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Grand Rue, Morlaix
12:01 am - 12:00 am
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.