Offers and services

Find here all the information to prepare your visit of the château d'Angers !


Self-guided tour
With visitors guide in French, English, German, Italian, Spanish, Russian, Dutch, Chinese and Japanese
Length of visit: 1hr 30min
Apocalypse Tapestry, ramparts, chapel, gardens, ground floor of the Royal House with the model room, Porte des Champs.
Floors of the Royal House are accessible during temporary exhibitions.

By reservation: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch. 
Tourist office - Group Service: Tel.: (33) 02 41 23 50 20 Fax: (33) 02 41 23 50 29 e-mail: 
Length of visit: customised depending on demand

Guided tour
Guided tour in French for individual visitors.
Length of visit: 1hr 15min
Times: 11h:30 am (Apocalypse Tapestry), 2:15 pm (history and architecture) and 3:30 pm (Apocalypse Tapestry). 

> Themed tour
Themed  discoveries of the Apocalypse tapestry in french.
Different themes are discussed: daily life in the 14th century, the colours, actions, animals, tapestry, towns, etc.
Times: Thursdays at 10:15 am according to programming
Information and reservations: 


> Tour-lunch offer
Within the framework of a package including a meal.
By reservation specific pricing: Tel.: (33) 02 41 86 51 40 
(visit reserved for groups).

> Private visit outside of opening hours
Privileged visit for groups by reservation
Specific pricing Tel.: (33) 02 41 86 46 95 


> Audio tours
In English, French, German, Spanish or Italian
Children’s audio guide
Length: 1½ hours

  • Audio guides

Services and terms of visit

> Facilities
- Gift and book shop
- Toilets
- Parking
> Visiting conditions
- Dogs not permitted (except assistance dogs) 
- Running, ball games, bicycles and children’s scooters are prohibited.

  • Librairie-boutique Gift and book shop
  • Toilettes Restroom
  • Dogs are not allowed
  • Parking PMR Parking / Disabled visitor parking
  • Chiens guides et d'assistance autorisés Assistance dogs welcome

Comfort and accessibility

> Visitor comfort
- The site is largely outdoors, so be aware of weather conditions.

- The rampart walk may be closed in bad weather (wind, black ice, snow, rain, etc.)

- Access to the towers and ramparts is gained via a large number of steps, which can sometimes be irregular and slippery.

- The tower rooms are dark and the gallery containing the Apocalypse Tapestry is in semi-darkness and at a temperature of between 18 and 20°C.

> Accessibility
- The site is partly accessible to the Physically Impaired.

- Parking for the Physically Impaired.

- Assistance dogs allowed.

- The monument is equipped with audio induction loops.

- There is specific provision for the Visually Impaired (relief map, tactile furniture around the Apocalypse Tapestry, relief portrait of King René, loan of visitors guides in Braille or large print).

Booklet guide

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