Musée des Beaux-Arts
Galerie David d’Angers
The Angers-born sculptor Pierre-Jean David (1788–1856), aka David d’Angers, is renowned for his lifelike sculptures, which adorn public...
Quartier de la Cité
One of the earliest examples of Angevin (Plantagenet) architecture in France, the Gothic Cathédrale St-Maurice is distinguished by its...
Right behind Cathédrale St-Maurice stands the Maison d’Adam, one of the city’s best-preserved medieval houses (c 1500), which is...
Grand Théâtre d’Angers
Hosts theatre, dance and music in an imposing neoclassical building (1871).
Combining pan-Asian flavours with classic French ingredients, this highly regarded restaurant serves fusion food in a chic dining room...
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Musée des Beaux-Arts information
Has a section on the history of Angers and a superior 17th- to 20th-century collection (mainly paintings) that ranges from French masters Ingres, Fragonard and Watteau to the Florentine Lorenzo Lippi to Flemish and Dutch Golden Age painters such as Jacob Jordaens.