Museums: Cotes d'Armor

La Musee du Rail
Collection of miniture and model train sets, rails and stations; posters, toys and a shop. At Gare de Dinan.
Musee des Arts et des Traditions Populaire
Museum showing the history of he regional life of Cancale: fishing, clothing, homes shown with models and audio-visual demonstrations. At Cancale.
Chapelle Saint-Roch
Situated at Route de Trebeurden, Lannion (22). Historical momument open for guided visits on Saturdays and Sundays from 14:00 - 18:00.
Le Chateau de Dinan
Open all year except January the Donjon houses the Museum of Dinan and is known as the Duchess Annes Tower. The entire structure rising to 34m, is made up of two massive towers linked by a curtain and has been called the "Chateau de Dinan".
La Maison des Toiles: Museum on the History of linen in Cent...
Visit a life-size display in the house of a wealthy 18th-century cloth merchant. Entertainment, exhibitions and discovery tours. Based at Le Bourg.
Les Forges des Salles
Iron village in the heart of the Quenecan forest: active ironmongers in the 18th and 19thC, the "industrial village" is well preserved. Near Perret.
Chapelle de Kerfons
This Chapel is an old Calvery built in the 15th and 16th century, it also contains a late 15th century carved rood screen and fragments of old stained glass remain in the windows of the chancel and north transept. Situated in Ploubezre (22).
Lehon Abbey
Open all year the Abbey was founded in the 9th century. Situated on the banks of the Rance.
Chapelle de Locmaria
The chapel, which stands in the cemetery, contains a fine 16c rood screen adorned with coloured wooden statues of the Apostles on one side. Situated half a mile towards Tregrom and up an uphill road to the right. Located at Belle Isle en Terre (22).
Musee de la Boule Bretonne
Situated at Place du Champ au Roy, Guingamp (22). This exhibition covers the history and evolution of boules, from granite to synthetic.
Abbaye de Bon Repos
Restored 12thC Cistercian Abbey in Central Brittany, open to the pulic. New exhibition of Tresors which were in the Abbey until the Revolution. On the RN164 between Gourec and Mur de Bretagne, at St Gleven.
Eglise de Brelevenez
Situated at place de Brelevenez, Lannion. This Church was built by the Templars in the 12th century and remodelled in the Gothic period. The bell tower is crowned by a granite spire and dates from the 15th century. Open Sat and Sun:14:00 -18:00.
Le Musee Du Coquillage
Situated at 38 rte de Treguier, Lezardrieux (22). Shell museum with gift shop, open April to November.
La Briqueterie
Based at rue de la Briqueterie, Les Greves this exhibition is dedicated to the activities of the people of the Bay of St Brieuc, including fishermen and market gardeners. There is a reconstructed railway wagon and engine.
Exposition du Chateau de St Ilan: Exhibition of Electric Tra...
Based at 6 avenue Achille de Clezieux, St Brieuc (22). This is a permanent exhibition on electric trains (full-size ones). The shop has model trains and cars for sale. Open throughout the year.
Le Chateau de Dinan
The Donjon houses the museum of Dinan. Open throughout the year except January.
Museum 39 - 45 Lehon
Over 4000 military pieces from planes to packets of cigarettes. Open every day from 10:00 - 12:30 and 13:30 - 18:30
Musee Regional des Metiers
Set in an old tannery, you can learn about 20th-Century crafts and trades through workshops, themed exhibitions, activities and meetings with craftsmen eg clog makers, blacksmiths, weavers and printers at 1 rue du Moulin.
Chapelle de la Salle
Situated at Lanmerin (22). Learn the history of the Chapel and its sculptures, there is also a DVD to watch. Open Saturdays and Sundays from 10:00 -12:00 and 14:00 - 18:00.
Cite des Telecoms
Situated at Site de Cosmopolis, Pleumeur Bodou (22). The largest European centre devoted entirely to telecommunications. Learn more about this subject with its interactive room. There are treasure hunts, activities and shows in the Radome.
Discover Treguier
Treguier, former episcopal town and home to Saint-Yves and the writer Renan, offers examples of historic architecture. Its cathedral with 3 Roman and Gothic towers, 15th century cloister and old streets with half-timbered houses.
Wax Museum - Perros Guirec
Situated at Bd du Linkin, Port of Perros-Guirec, Perros Guirec (22). Life-like reproductions of great historical moments: Brittany, the French Revolution, Chouannerie (the French counter-revolutionary movement), the Tregor region in 1900.
Angling initiation - Maison Peche et Nature
Based in Jugon-les-lacs (22). Angling initiation for all the family, fishing initiation for adults and teenagers. Free exhibition & souvenir shop.
Chapelle Notre-Dame de la Croix
This Chapel was built during the 16th century. Open on Saturdays and Sundays from 10:00 - 18:00. Situated at Le Bourg, Plelauff (22).
Eglise de Ploumilliau
Based at Ploumilliau (22). This 17th century church contains 13 wooden panels, carved and polychrome illustrating scenes from the life of Christ - Last Supper, the Passion and the Resurrection. Also a portrayal of Ankou often mentioned in Breton legend
Chapelle des Ursulines
Ursulines Chapel (XVlllth century) houses tempory exhibitions in a spectacular setting all year round. Based at 5 Place des Patriotes. Free entrance.
Abbaye Maritime De Beauport
Founded by Count Alain of Goelo in 1202. For 6 centuries, the Canons of Beauport constructed this Abbey, showing architecture both elegant and functional with gardens of roses, fig trees and apple orchards. Open Sat. and Sun. from 10:00 - 18:30. (22).
Manoir des Fosses
Historical monument based at Plelan le Petit (22). Open every Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 - 18:00. Free admission.
Eglise St-Pierre
In the shape of a cross, this church is made up of two chapels on either side of the nave . Suitable for disabled people. Situated at place de leglise Prat (22).
Cite des Telecoms
The "Cite des Telecoms" based at Site de Cosmopolis (22) is the largest European centre devoted entirely to telecommunications. Learn more about this subject with its interactive room. There are treasure hunts, activities and shows in the Rad
Eglise de Loguivy-Les-Lannion et Fontaine
Situated at Le bourg de Loguivy, Lannion (22). Historical monument with guided visits available on Saturdays and Sundays from 14:00 -18:00.
Chateau de la Hunaudaye
Admire the 5 towers of Hunaudaye Castle, a typical fortress complete with moats and drawbridge. Stroll along the rampart walk to discover all the nooks and crannies of this castle dating from 13th and 15th Century.
Musée Régional des Métiers
Discover work skills from the last century at this former tannery. Guided tour, exhibitions and demonstrations. At 1,rue du Moulin, La Cheze. May/June/September from 14:00 to 18:00, except Saturday. July/August from 10:00 to 12:00 and 14:00 to 18:00.
Basilique Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours
This church was built in the Gothic style in the 14th Century. Based at Rue Notre-Dame Guingamp (22).
Sights set on the Middle Ages
One day trip with English speaking guide covering Dinan, Cap Frehel, fortress of Fort La Latte and lunch.
Musee Municipal de la Mer
Museum of the Sea located at r Labenne, Paimpol (22).
Notre-Dame de la cour
Based at Lantic (22). Guided commentary by Mathieu Venuat on this Gothic Chapel. Open on Saturdays and Sundays from 09:00 - 18:00. Free admission.
Chapelle Saint-Lubin (Kergrist-Moƫlou)
On the church square stands a Calvary (1578) with around 100 figures in Kersanton granite, which became damaged during the French Revolution and replaced haphazardly. The chapel has a twin transept and stained glass windows. Based at Kergrist Moelo (22
Musée du Costume
Costume Museum displaying a traditional house of Goëlo-Trégor. At rue Raymond Pellier, Paimpol. Open from 01/07 to 31/08, every day from 10:30 to 12:50 and 14:30 to 18:00.
Moulin de Traou - Meur
Working wind mill with dike and pond at Traou Meur, Pleudaniel (22). Open on Saturdays and Sundays from 14:00 - 18:00. Access available for disabled people.
Musee dArt et dHistoire
Covering the history and traditions of Brittany, situated at Musee D Art Et D Histoire De Saint-Brieuc, rue des Lyceens-Martyrs, St Brieuc (22). Open Wednesday to Saturday from 10:00 - 18:00 and Sundays from 14:00 - 18:00. Free admission.
Eglise - Lanloup
Built in the 14th and 15th Century. Suitable for disabled people. Open Saturdays and Sundays from 10:00 -12:00 and 14:00 - 18:00. (22).
Manoir de la GrandCour a Taden
Open all year round a 14th century monument situated in Taden (22).
La Tour de lHorloge
Open from 1st April until 30th September visit the Belfry for a view of Dinan Town and Rance Valley.
Moulin de Buglais
Situated at Rue du Moulin, Lancieux (22). Restored windmill in working order, open from 10:00 -12:00 and 14:00 -17:00 on Saturdays and Sundays.
Maison de la harpe a Dinan:The Celtic Harp Past and Present
Learn all you need to know about the Celtic harp. Exhibitions, events, lectures, concerts and educational activities both past and present. Based at 6 rue de lHorloge (22).
Eglise Saint-Gall
Situated at bourg, Langast (22). Guided visits available on Saturdays from 15:00 -18:00 and Sundays from 15:00 -19:00.
The House of Granite - Ti Ar Men
The house of granite (ti ar men) is in front of the church. This museum traces the saga of stonemasons in the area of Bulat - Pestivien. Open in July and August every afternoon except Monday. The rest of the year, tours of groups by appointment.
Musee Remember 39/45
Second WW resistance memorial museum, with examples of cars, weapons, equipment anfd more. Opposite St Jean de Dieu, Dinan.