SEMAPHORE PONTE ST GILDAS (LIGHTHOUSE)

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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 Wednesday 01 July to Monday 31 August 2020

Every day

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

From Tuesday 01 to Wednesday 30 September 2020

Every day except Tuesday

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

From Thursday 01 October to Sunday 01 November 2020

Every day except Monday, Tuesday

14:30 to 17:30

Past Opening day(s)

From Tuesday 02 to Tuesday 30 June 2020

Every day except Tuesday

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

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 for mobility impaired persons
  • Facilities for mobility impaired persons :
    • Details of facilities : Rez-de-chaussée accessible PMR, salle 1er étage non accessible PMR
  • Geographical zone :
    • Préfailles

Tarifs

FaresMinMax
Adulte
Plein tarif4.50€
Groupe4.50€
Enfant (7-18ans)
Tarif réduit3.50€
Groupe3.50€Hors territoire -2.50? territoire et centre de loisirs
2 adultes et au moins 2 enfants
Forfait famille12.00€
  • 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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