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it's there, it's big, it's private

We passed by, the day after I had checked the website. I found they're looking to sell their... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
Dan D

The site wasn't opened when we visited around 1400 on a weekday in March however there was a sign... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2015
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3 weeks ago
“Fantastic and amazing in someone's back garden! You have to go!!!”
Jul 5, 2018
“Neat stop for prehistoric break from chateaus”
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56 rue du Dolmen, 49400, Saumur, France
+33 2 41 52 23 02
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we were in Saumur doing the usual mix of drinking and history and we saw this on TripAdvisor. Its incredible - the largest in Europe apparently. You ring the house doorbell and the owner lets you in, euro 3 each - he was super friendly...More

Thank angmohs
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Ring the bell, pay a couple Euros & see a French prehistoric dolmen. Near Saumur and other sites & a nice change from the chateaus that we’re beginning to merge together!

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Really interesting to see around, there is a bar next to it and we enjoyed a cool beer here after looking around the Dolmen

Thank hjbridewell
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Wanted to visit and eventually found down a site road. All locked up with a bell outside to assistance. Kids were in the car waiting and felt it unnecessary to callus, see if in and hen drag kids out. Looked over the fence to see...More

Thank dbolton2015
Reviewed 6 August 2017

I'm very interested in ancient monuments & try to visit them when I'm traveling. Currently working near Saumur I was keen to see the Dolmen. It's very easy to find & on a hot summer's day it was a nice thing to do as it's...More

2  Thank Lesley R
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We passed by, the day after I had checked the website. I found they're looking to sell their property, house, garden and Dolmen. I did not see any notice that they'd be closed the next day. they had friends over. Didn't have the audacity to...More

1  Thank Dan D
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

We were very pleased to find this place open, parking was easy found towards the local school. After ringing the door bell we were greeted and allowed to enter the large garden area which has this enormous Dolmen. There is also lots interesting information to...More

3  Thank CBabington
Reviewed 6 March 2015 via mobile

The site wasn't opened when we visited around 1400 on a weekday in March however there was a sign with a bell and a phone number you could call to have it opened for €4 per person. We were tired after a long drive so...More

Thank Jocablebay
Reviewed 4 October 2013

If Stonehenge holds an attraction for you, do not miss this Dolmen in Bagneux. To quote the venerable Wikipedia "The dolmen in Bagneux is probably one of the most majestic French dolmens..." and many consider it to be the largest in Europe. The Michelin Green...More

6  Thank CosmoTopper
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