Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #2 in Blois, France

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Number of sights 6 sights
Distance 2.2 km
Ascend 79 m
Descend 62 m

Explore Blois in France with this free self-guided walking tour. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions, including their details.

Individual Sights in Blois

Sight 1: Église Saint-Saturnin

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Blois-Vienne Church is a Roman Catholic church located on the left bank of the Loire river in the city of Blois, France.

Wikipedia: Blois-Vienne Church (EN)

1103 meters / 13 minutes

Sight 2: House of Magic

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La Maison de la Magie Robert-Houdin is a museum which faces the Royal Château de Blois. It is located in the Loir-et-Cher département in the Loire Valley, in France, in the center of the city of Blois. As a museum of France and bearing the official label of "Musée de France", it is the only public museum in Europe which incorporates in one place collections of magic and a site for permanent performing arts. The creation of such a site is directly linked to the personality of Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin, a famous French illusionist born in Blois in 1805.

Wikipedia: La Maison de la Magie Robert-Houdin (EN), Website

213 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 3: Musée des Beaux-Arts de Blois

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The Blois Museum of Fine Arts, located in the Louis XII wing of the famous castle of the city, presents collections of painting, sculpture and decorative arts dating from the 16th to the 19th centuries. It was created in 1850.

Wikipedia: Musée des Beaux-Arts de Blois (FR), Website

51 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 4: Royal Castle of Blois

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The Royal Château of Blois is a château located in the city center of Blois, Loir-et-Cher, in the Loire Valley, France. In addition to having been the residence of the Counts of Blois and some French Kings, Joan of Arc also went there by 1429 to be blessed by the Archbishop of Reims before departing with her army to drive against the English, who conquered Orléans the previous year.

Wikipedia: Château of Blois (EN), Website

375 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 5: Église Saint-Nicolas

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St. Nicolas du Foix Church is a Roman Catholic church located in Blois, in the Loir-et-Cher department, France.

Wikipedia: Église Saint-Nicolas de Blois (FR)

456 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 6: Église Saint-Vincent-de-Paul

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Église Saint-Vincent-de-Paul L’auteur n’a pas pu être identifié automatiquement. Il est supposé qu'il s'agit de : Calips (étant donné la revendication de droit d’auteur). / CC BY 2.5

St. Vincent-de-Paul Church is a Catholic religious building located in Blois, France. Former Saint-Louis Chapel of the Jesuit College in Blois, it was built in the 17th century but became a parish church only in the 19th century, under the name of Saint-Vincent-de-Paul.

Wikipedia: Église Saint-Vincent-de-Paul de Blois (FR)

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