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Tickets for Château d'Angers: Fast Track

A fortress, gardens, and the Apocalypse Tapestry

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Overview
Opening hours
Today
09:30 - 18:30
Tomorrow
09:30 - 18:30
Saturday
09:30 - 18:30
Sunday
09:30 - 18:30
Monday
09:30 - 18:30
Tuesday
09:30 - 18:30
Wednesday
09:30 - 18:30
Highlights
  • Visit the heart of a vast fortress and discover the gardens, ramparts, moat, drawbridge, courtyard and the chapel
  • See the fascinating Apocalypse Tapestry - the largest woven work in medieval history
  • Walk around the walls for romantic and panoramic views of the city
Description

With fast-track access you can get right into this medieval castle and see the world's biggest and oldest collection of medieval tapestries. The 14th-century Apocalypse Tapestry, a woven illustration of 14th-century life in France, is one of the world's best. Get amazing city views from over the castle walls too!

Featuring 17 towers, the Château d'Angers was founded in the 9th century by the Counts of Anjou and expanded in the 13th century. It's oozing romance as much as history!

Revisit the refined court life of times gone by in France. Stroll through the beautiful gardens, which extend to the castle moats, walk along the wall for fabulous city views, and if you happen upon a turret with no one in it, why not let down your hair, Rapunzel?

Perhaps the most popular reason for visiting is for a glimpse at the Apocalypse Tapestry. Spanning 103m in length and housed in its own impressive room, it's the largest woven work in medieval history.

Plague, famine and the Hundred Years War are depicted on this fascinating piece of medieval work that you simply have to see to believe.

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Smartphone tickets accepted
Instructions

Use the ticket holders' line and show your smartphone ticket at the entrance.

Cancellation

Cancellations are not possible for this ticket.

Venue
Address
Château d'Angers
2,Promenade du Bout du Monde, 49100, Angers
Key info
Wheelchair accessible
Reviews
Feb 13, 2018
Must seen
Jul 5, 2017
Very interesting visit, the down side being too much to see and do! The audio facility works well and is worth paying euro 3 for each device. Recommended - ticketing system works well.
May 13, 2018
magnifique surprenant a voir
May 13, 2018
La possibilité qui nous a été offerte de prendre nos billets d'entrée sur Internet nous a permis de prendre notre temps avant d'entrée et de découvrir ces magnifiques enceintes.
Visite très intéressante.
May 10, 2018
EXCELLENT... la tapisserie de l'apocalypse
a faire absolument
Apr 19, 2018
excellente guide pour les détails historiques.Reservation tres facilitée par les E-tickets
Nov 3, 2017
Monument intéressant mais il ne faut pas s’attendre a y voir du mobilier.
Aug 3, 2017
Château d'Angers.
Jul 3, 2017
Visite très intéressante
Nous avions un enfant de 10 ans et les circuits et jeux proposés motivent
Un petit bémol sur les tapisseries où nous avons eu du mal à la concentrer du fit du manque d'explication
Je conseille le restaurant et toutes les visites sont à,faire
Jun 11, 2017
Visite à ne pas manquer

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