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The Loire Valley Sights

Maison de Jeanne d'Arc (Joan of Arc House)

  • 3 pl. du Général-de-Gaulle Map It
  • Orléans
  • House/Mansion/Villa

Updated 04/07/2014

Fodor's Review

During the 10-day Siege of Orléans in 1429, 17-year-old Joan of Arc stayed on the site of the Maison de Jeanne d'Arc. This faithful reconstruction of the house she knew contains exhibits about her life and costumes and weapons of her time. Several dioramas modeled by Lucien Harmey recount the main episodes in Joan's saintly saga, from the audience at Chinon to the coronation at Reims, her capture at Compiègne, and her burning at the stake at Rouen.

Sight Information

Address:

3 pl. du Général-de-Gaulle, Orléans, 45000, France

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Phone:

/02–38–68–32–63

Sight Details:

  • €4
  • Oct.–Mar., Tues.–Sun. 2–6; Apr.–Sept., Tues.–Sun. 10–6

Updated 04/07/2014

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