8 Sights in La Riche, France (with Map and Images)

Here you can find interesting sights in La Riche, France. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 8 sights are available in La Riche, France.

List of cities in France Sightseeing Tours in La Riche

1. Cathédrale Saint-Gatien

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Tours Cathedral is a Roman Catholic church located in Tours, Indre-et-Loire, France, and dedicated to Saint Gatianus. It is the seat of the Archbishops of Tours, the metropolitan cathedral of the Tours ecclesiastical province. It was built between 1170 and 1547. At the time construction began, the church was located at the south end of the bridge over the river Loire, on the road from Paris to the south-west of France. It has been a classified monument historique since 1862. Since 1905 it has been owned by the French State, with the Catholic Church having the exclusive rights of use.

Wikipedia: Tours Cathedral (EN)

2. Chapelle Saint-Libert

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St Libert's Chapel is an ancient Romanesque church, built mainly in the 12th century, in the oldest part of Tours, partly built on the walls of the 4th century Gaul-Roman castle, along the Loire River. On December 2, 1946, at the initiative of the Archaeological Society of Tourena (SAT), its nave was added to the supplementary list of historical sites.

Wikipedia: Chapelle Saint-Libert (Tours) (FR)

3. Grand Théâtre

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Grand Th é â tre de Tours is a municipal building listed as a historic monument, located in Rue de la Scellerie of Old Tours. It has a concert hall of more than 900 seats, is home to the Tours Opera House, which has a permanent choir, and is home to the regional centre-the Wald Loire-Tours Symphony Orchestra.

Wikipedia: Grand Théâtre de Tours (FR)

4. Château de Plessis-lèz-Tours

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Château de Plessis-lèz-Tours Louis Boudan / Public domain

The Royal Château de Plessis-lèz-Tours is the remains of a late Gothic château located in the town of La Riche in the Indre-et-Loire department, in the Loire Valley of France. Around three fourths of the former royal residence were pulled down during the French Revolution in 1796.

Wikipedia: Château de Plessis-lez-Tours (EN)

5. Ruines de l'Hôtel de Beaune-Semblançay

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The Beaune-Semblan ç ay Hotel, a 15th-and 16th-century former mansion in Tours, Old Tours, is one of the few Renaissance architectural relics in the city. The building has been listed as a historical monument since August 9, 1941 and October 21, 1947.

Wikipedia: Hôtel de Beaune-Semblançay (FR)

6. Tour de l'Horloge

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The Clock Tower is a vestige of an ancient basilica dedicated to Saint Martin of Tours and located in Tours, rue des Halles, in the Old Tours. It is classified as a historical monument by the list of historical monuments of 1840.

Wikipedia: Tour de l'Horloge (Tours) (FR)

7. Cloître Saint-Gatien dit de la Psalette

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The St. Gatienne Cathedral Cloister of Tours, or Psalette Cloister, is located in the St. Gatienne district of Old Tours. It is managed by the National Monument Center. It has been listed as a historical monument since 1889.

Wikipedia: Cloître de la Psalette (FR)

8. Jardin Botanique

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The Jardin botanique de Tours is a municipal botanical garden and arboretum located at 33, Boulevard Tonnellé, Tours, Indre-et-Loire, Centre-Val de Loire, France. It is open daily; admission is free.

Wikipedia: Jardin botanique de Tours (EN)

Disclaimer Please be aware of your surroundings and do not enter private property. We are not liable for any damages that occur during the tours.

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