Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Vannes

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Vannes is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Vannes 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 Vannes.

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Check the list of top places for art and culture in Vannes:

  1. Old City Walls Of Vannes

    #1 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vannes
    Old City Walls Of Vannes

    Tags: Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Tourist Center, Tower

    Address: Vannes, France

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    They might look immaculately built for the beauty of them, but the old walls of Vannes are really the fortifications that enclose the city that was not so calm in its past. The history of Vannes is ri...Read more

  2. Chateau De Josselin

    #2 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vannes
    Chateau De Josselin

    Tags: Museum, River, Tour, Castle

    Address: Place de la Congregation 56120 Josselin, France

    Timings: 02:00 pm - 06:00 pm Details

    Standing on the banks of the Oust River is this medieval castle that has been standing there for almost a millennium now. The renaissance era and the feudal architecture of the old times both seem to ...Read more

  3. Poul Fetan

    #3 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vannes
    Poul Fetan

    Tags: River, Cafe, Play, Architecture

    Address: Village de Poul Fetan Poul-Fetan 56310 Quistinic, France

    Timings: 11:00 am - 06:30 pm Details

    If you want to know what it was to live like in a rural area, a century before now, then the village of Poul Fetan is a perfect resort. It is a place that is perfect harmony with the natural world and...Read more

  4. Cathedrale Saint Pierre

    #4 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vannes
    Cathedrale Saint Pierre

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: 22 rue des Chanoines, Vannes, France

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Right in the middle of the city is this imposing structure. Originally built in Romanesque style in the year 1020, this place of worship has never stopped evolving. Highlights include: Since the 15th...Read more

  5. Kerguehennec Chateau

    #5 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vannes
    Kerguehennec Chateau

    Tags: Art Gallery, Garden, Park, Educational Site

    Address: Domain Kerguehennec, A property of the Department of Morbihan, 56500 Bignan, France

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 06:00 pm Details

    Twenty kilometresto the north of Vannes is this scenic yet imposing castle. This stately building is surrounded by gardens. Built in the Eighteenth century for two wealthy shareholders of the East Ind...Read more

  6. Galerie Art Contemporain Jean-jacques Rio

    #6 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vannes
    Galerie Art Contemporain Jean-jacques Rio

    Tags: Art Gallery, Outdoors

    Address: 30 Rue Georges Clemenceau 56400 Auray France

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:30 pm Details

    In the city of Auray, this art gallery starts as a 150m x 150m room full of jaw –dropping contemporary art. But as you walk through a doorway, expecting something similar, you will be pleasantly...Read more

  7. Hotel De Ville

    #7 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vannes
    Hotel De Ville

    Tags: Hotel, Castle, Architecture

    Address: Place Maurice Marchais 56000 Vannes

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    A castle built in the neo-renaissance style, this monument is an architectural wonder situated right in the middle of the city. Its white facade has been ornamented with intricate columns, telling scu...Read more

  8. Hotel De Limur

    #8 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vannes
    Hotel De Limur

    Tags: Hotel, Art And Culture, Performance

    Address: 31 rue Thiers 56000 Vannes

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    When you leave behind the old Vannes by the northwest corner to see the relatively modern one, along with the town hall you should also give a visit to the Hotel lemur. Its architectural elements incl...Read more

  9. La Cohue Musee Des Beaux-arts

    #9 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vannes
    La Cohue Musee Des Beaux-arts

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, History Museum

    Address: Place Saint-Pierre BP 509 56019 Vannes

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    First it was a market. Then it was a theatre. Then it was a parliament building. And now it is a museum. What a fitting history for a museum! It was a place of trade, of art, culture and of politics. ...Read more

  10. Rochefort-en-terre

    #10 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vannes
    Rochefort-en-terre

    Tags: Sport, Water Body, Village, Lake

    Address: 38 kms to the east of Vannes, France

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Voted to be the most beautiful village in France, this place is a complete anomaly if you were to visit it in the present. The place seems to have popped right out of a textbook, stuck in time, somewh...Read more

  11. La Roche-bernard

    #11 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vannes
    La Roche-bernard

    Tags: Church, Museum, Garden, Village

    Address: 44 kms to the Southeast of Vannes

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Found by a Viking lord in 1000AD for its strategic position because of the river, this village is now known for its port. But the trade activity mellowed down long back due to the development of Railw...Read more

  12. Presqu'ile De Rhuys

    #12 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vannes
    Presqu'ile De Rhuys

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Beach, Island

    Address: Vannes, France

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    A rectangular patch of land that runs along the coast of Brittany, the Rhuys Peninsula is situated opposite the Quiberon Peninsula and the islands of Houat and Hoedic. Drawing beautiful hill ranges pa...Read more

  13. Arz Island

    #13 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vannes
    Arz Island

    Tags: Church, Outdoors, Island

    Address: South of Vannes, Gulf of Morbihan, France

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Ile of Arz is a collection of nine islands located just 6kms to the southwest Vannes. Frequent cruise trips from the city make the island easily accessible. The island comprises of a church, two p...Read more

  14. Abbaye De Bon-repos

    #14 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vannes
    Abbaye De Bon-repos

    Tags: Art And Culture, Historical Site, Market, Exhibition

    Address: Le Bon Repos, 22570 Saint-Gelven, France

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Located in the town of Saint-Gelvin, overlooking the beautiful Nantes-Brest canal is the Abbey of Bon Repos. Lovers of contemporary art should not miss this place. The intimidating building looks medi...Read more

  15. Sainte-anne D'auray

    #15 of 19 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vannes
    Sainte-anne D'auray

    Tags: Art Gallery, History Museum, Statue, Architecture

    Address: Basilique Sainte Anne - 9 rue de Vannes - 56400 Sainte-Anne d'Auray, France

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:30 pm Details

    This is a village that is located 3 miles from Auray. It is famous for its sanctuary and its pilgrimages in the honour of St.Anne. It is said that she appeared to a simple and pious villager in the re...Read more

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