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The ‘must see’ list

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The Château d'Angers and its spectacular tapestry of the Apocalypse; the tallest château in the whole of France located at Brissac Quincé and a visit to la Maison de Loire en Anjou at Saint-Mathurin-sur-Loire, where you can learn all about one of Europe’s greatest and most majestic rivers.

ST BARTHELEMY D ANJOU
An up-close look into the secrets of the production of the world famous liqueur Cointreau.
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The first building to present the characteristics of the Anjou Gothic style, the cathedral of St Mau
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Discover one of the best preserved medieval fortresses in France.
BRISSAC LOIRE AUBANCE
Standing higher than all other royal châteaux, Brissac deserves its nickname of “Giant of the Loire
ECUILLE
Rising majestically from its wide moats, this fairy-tale castle, the setting for the film “Peau d'An
LONGUENEE EN ANJOU
Originally built in 13th Century, this black slate and shale fortification was transformed into a gr
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A true landmark ….1600 years in the making!
MARCE
The Musée Régional de l’Air is the second largest air museum in France, after Le Bourget.
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Since 1984, the restored abbey-church of All Saints (dating from the 13th Century) has housed the wo
AVRILLE
Enter the world of Giffard and discover the pure, clear and refined white mint liqueur.
VILLEVEQUE
A fascinating insight into the workings of a mill and the complexity of gears and pumps that produce
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Made of wool using the low-warp technique and reversible, the tapestry currently measures on average
LOIRE-AUTHION
Awaken your curiosity at the Maison de Loire en Anjou
VILLEVEQUE
A fortified castle built in the 12th Century; the site lost its defensive integrity in the mid-15th
TRELAZE
The slate museum is a place to learn about the work of the region’s shale miners; a great place to d
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The museum offers two permanent exhibitions: the "Beaux-arts du XIVe au XXIe siècle" (fine art from
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Relive the history of military engineering through both chronological and themed areas. 
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The museum's collections bring together works of textile art from the 1950s to the contemporary crea
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The museum is located within two charming buildings (19th Century) on rue Jules Guitton.
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Located on the edge of Angers, it is the first theme park in Europe dedicated to plant life.