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La Cave aux Sculptures

7 rue de la Caverne, 49700 Deneze-sous-Doue, France
+33 2 41 59 15 40
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Fascinating

The area where the sculptures are in is small, only one room but so fascinating. Take your time and... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2014
Colgate50
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Small but perfect

Part of our troglodyte day, very nice. Though small very fascinating and worth seeing, can see a... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2014
Goldenthigh
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13 Sep 2014
“Fascinating”
1 Jul 2014
“Small but perfect”
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7 rue de la Caverne, 49700 Deneze-sous-Doue, France
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Reviewed 13 September 2014

The area where the sculptures are in is small, only one room but so fascinating. Take your time and look at each sculpture in detail then go round again as there is bound to be something you have missed. The sculptures are really good and...More

1  Thank Colgate50
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Part of our troglodyte day, very nice. Though small very fascinating and worth seeing, can see a video in French if you want too, and some rescued heads in that room. Reasonable price.

1  Thank Goldenthigh
Reviewed 29 May 2014

If you blink, you'll miss the signs to this hidden gem as you drive through the village, even if you're looking for it. The entrance is up a narrow road off the main road through Deneze-sous-Doue, but well worth the detour. We were lucky enough...More

2  Thank Jackie B
Reviewed 2 May 2014

Our visit to these caves was spontaneous, but most enlightening as we entered the small rooms and saw the many sculptures carved into the walls. Our guide spoke excellent English and was passionate about the restoration and importance of this site for future generations. We...More

1  Thank Skye Blue W
Reviewed 22 August 2013

During the times in France of Catherine de Medici, Protestants were persecuted and hid in caves. The sculptures are satirical and well-worth seeing. The cave is small so the visit doesn't take long. The young lady who works there speaks very good English, is so...More

1  Thank Hazel H
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