Musée d'Histoire de St-Malo
Château de St-Malo
Château de St-Malo was built by the dukes of Brittany in the 15th and 16th centuries, and now holds Musée d'Histoire de St-Malo which...
The city's centrepiece was constructed between the 12th and 18th centuries. During the ferocious fighting of August 1944 the cathedral...
Mellow tunes fill this magical place lined with old books. Take a seat at the bar draped with a red tasselled theatre curtain, on the...
This unremarkable-looking establishment is, in fact, St-Malo's most celebrated restaurant, with one Michelin star. Its kitchen overflows...
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Musée d'Histoire de St-Malo information
Within Château de St-Malo , built by the dukes of Brittany in the 15th and 16th centuries, this museum looks at the life and history of the city through a hodgepodge of nautical exhibits, model boats and marine artefacts. There are displays on the city's cod-fishing heritage, paintings, and info on famous locals, including Cartier, Surcouf, Duguay-Trouin and the writer Chateaubriand.
The castle's lookout tower offers eye-popping views of the old city.