SEMAPHORE PONTE ST GILDAS (LIGHTHOUSE)

  • Sémaphore de la Pointe Saint-Gildas
  • Mât Sémaphorique
  • Sémaphore de la Pointe Saint-Gildas
  • Sémaphore de la Pointe Saint-Gildas
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Presentation

This former lookout post became semaphore in 1865,and then lighthouse in 1954 and is a witness of history, of the evolution of the sea communication system and of shipwrecks.
Without doubt, here the history left marks : one of the most visited location in the Pays de Retz. Come and enjoy the historic- sea- and army heritage of the Semaphore.
Interactive games, leaflet for young explorer and summer animation.
Opening day(s)

From Saturday 30 March to Sunday 30 June 2019

Every day except Tuesday

10:00 to 13:00 and 14:30 to 18:00

From Monday 01 July to Saturday 31 August 2019

Every day

10:00 to 13:00 and 14:30 to 19:00

From Sunday 01 to Monday 30 September 2019

Every day except Tuesday

10:00 to 13:00 and 14:30 to 18:00

From Tuesday 01 October to Sunday 03 November 2019

Every day except Monday, Tuesday

14:30 to 17:30

Information
  • PERIOD OF SITE OR HISTORIC MONUMENT :
    • 19th century
  • THEMES OF MUSEUM OR INTERPRETATION CENTRE :
    • History
    • Maritime
    • Military
  • DETAILS FOR CIVIL ARCHITECTURE :
    • Lighthouse
  • VISITS :
    • Individual admission (without guide)
    • Guided tours for groups
  • ACESSIBILITY :
    • Accessible with help
  • Geographical zone :
    • Préfailles

Tarifs

FaresCategoryMinMax
Plein tarif Adulte 4.50€ 
Tarif réduit Enfant (7-18ans) 3.50€ 
Forfait famille 2 adultes et au moins 2 enfants 12.00€ 
Groupe Enfant (7-18ans) 3.50€Hors territoire -2.50€ territoire et centre de loisirs
Groupe Adulte 4.50€ 
  • MEANS OF PAYMENT :
    • Cash in Euros
    • Holiday Vouchers (specifically French)
    • Bank and post cheques

Map

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SÉMAPHORE DE LA POINTE SAINT-GILDAS
Pointe Saint-Gildas
44770
PREFAILLES
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 47.13372
Longitude : -2.24588
Contact details
SEMAPHORE PONTE ST GILDAS (LIGHTHOUSE)
Pointe Saint-Gildas
44770
PREFAILLES
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Phone : +33 2 40 21 01 21
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