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Chateau - Tour du Coetquen

Porte de Guichet, Dinan, France
+33 2 96 39 45 20
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Interesting Chateau in a very pretty town

This was a bit of a challenge climbing all the winding stairs, but very enjoyable. The exhibits in... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
kitfoxdave2
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Florida
So much History!

Very interesting, specially if you like to learn about the beginnings of France! Very close to all... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
actres306
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Chesapeake, Virginia
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  • Excellent32%
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  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
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Jun 20, 2018
“Interesting Chateau in a very pretty town”
Apr 30, 2018
“So much History!”
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Porte de Guichet, Dinan, France
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+33 2 96 39 45 20
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

This was a bit of a challenge climbing all the winding stairs, but very enjoyable. The exhibits in the various chambers were interesting, especially the armes exhibit. Also interesting to watch the jousters preparing themselves for the ride about town. Overall a good visit!

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Very interesting, specially if you like to learn about the beginnings of France! Very close to all major historical sites. Parking is messy and a little confusing to get there as a first time tourist, but it's worth it!

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Reviewed 29 September 2016

On the one hand we were lucky enough to visit on a holiday when entrance was free, however it was also very busy. This is a popular tour bus drop off location so early morning or late afternoon is best to visit. The castle it's...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2016

A large chunk of this castle dates back to the 13th century. Start your Dinan visit here in the morning before it gets crowded. There is wonderful history and spiral staircases to climb and views to enjoy from the top. Be sure NOT to forget...More

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Reviewed 21 July 2016

The best thing here is to go to the top of the keep for the views around the city, but then this can also be done from the Clock Tower!

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Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Very well kept chateau/castle with lots of interesting rooms to visit. Great views from it too, and very reasonable to go in. Well worth a visit

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Reviewed 5 July 2016

We walked the castle walls on a windy and not so pleasant day. The views from the castle walls are wonderful,looking towards the beaches and the islands.

Thank warners1
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Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

This is our first visit to Dinan and we decided to tour the Chateau early in the day before the rains decided to descend. We were intrigued by the story behind the Chateau and the many great rooms and spectacular view from the ramparts. The...More

1  Thank Cindy Z
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Reviewed 12 October 2015

The museum exposition is simple and unassuming but this sightseeing is of another kind. Suddenly we spent about 2 hours and were impressed. It was great and funny to explore 2 huge donjons: to climb up and down spiral stairs, to get to the roof...More

1  Thank Elizaveta2013
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Reviewed 2 October 2015

Great views over the town and surrounding countryside. You have to climb a lot of steps through. It is a good reflection on life centuries ago with massive rooms and fireplaces.

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