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Vieux Port, 17000, La Rochelle, France
+33 5 46 41 74 13
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19 May 2016
“Great views and interesting history of the French colonies”
3 May 2016
“interesting but...”
Vieux Port, 17000, La Rochelle, France
Vieux Port, 17000, La Rochelle, France
+33 5 46 41 74 13

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Reviewed 19 May 2016

Colonial history in the US is heavily slanted towards the British, so it was interesting to learn about French colonies and the people who left from La Rochelle. This was my favorite of the 3 towers in regards to the contents inside and has a...More

1  Thank OregonLady80
Reviewed 3 May 2016

the tower is quite simple, but the exhibition on migration to the colonies in Canada is OK. This could be better, by giving more details about the life in the colonies, and related information. It doesn't leave a big impression, but it is worth the...More

1  Thank janneman55
Reviewed 1 February 2012

The tower is just part of the old port- a lovely place to spend a few days.

3  Thank gingerfrance
Reviewed 17 November 2011

Another must-see of the historic sights of La Rochelle.

2  Thank SORF01
Reviewed 7 November 2011

Did not dislike a thing! Great to have a physical connection between the people who left France from this port (and others) to settle La Nouvelle France, IN what is now Quebec and parts of the Maritime Provinces of Canada.

3  Thank gourmand62
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