Via Patrimoine manages the label "Pays d'Art et d'Histoire de l'Angoumois" and groups together 43 towns in Charente which are engaged in the promotion of historical heritage.
The guides will make you discover all year round the richness of the heritage in Angouleme and its region.
VIA PATRIMOINE proposes :
- A program of guided tours throughout the year for groups and individuals, led by tourist guides accredited by the French Ministry of Culture.
- Guided visits of the ancient castle's towers (limited to 18 people) in Angouleme.
- An educational service: visits for children, workshops, rally...
- Conferences, workshops...
- Temporary exhibitions.
The Treasury of the Cathedral: The visits of the Treasury are available, with some dates for the visits in English. It is possible to book online on our website: www.angouleme-tourisme.com (the French version). On the homepage, you will clic on "Réservations en ligne".
Guided Tours in English:
Friday June 22 and 29 at 2.30pm
Thursday July 12 and 19 at 10.30am
Thursday August 2, 9 and 16 at 10.30am
Thursday September 13 and Friday September 14 at 2.30pm.
Payment may at your choice be made in cash or by cheque, in the entrance hall of the Museum of Angouleme (behind the Cathedral) 15 minutes prior to the start of the visit.
We inform you that the visit includes 39 steps to climb.