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Palais de l'Ile

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3 Passage de l'Ile, 74000, Annecy, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Palais de L’lLE is a great place with cheap entry fees 3.8 EUR. It worth the amount paid as you can learn more about the past of the old city of Annecy. The visit can last 1 hour at max.

1  Thank Khalaf K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found it to be very intimate experience to see how prisoners lived and also the preservation of the site along with what prisoners scratched onto the walls were amazing to see. We got lost but it was a great experience.

Thank lamx4160
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The best way to see the beautiful town of annecy is let your feet guide you and you end up walking around this palais, nothing much but with long long history. You can’t miss it when are in annecy.

Thank sammy1420
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we went in February to coincide with the fabulous masked promenade they have over a weekend,that alone is worth visiting,i have reviewed this seperately,it was minus 12 but sunny so freezing cold,this little old town is so picturesque with a river running through, its easy...More

Thank suzieb61
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Nice to walk around. Venice-feeling and atmosphere. Nothing too exciting but since it's really the main focal point of the "city" you might as well walk around that area.

1  Thank SoloTraveler20
Reviewed 13 August 2018

an old prison in the middle of the water, easily accessible and full of interesting bits of information

1  Thank rovingsteve
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Probably the most iconic building in all of Annecy, this place has had a couple different vocations over the centuries, including an old prison. Nowadays it’s a museum; I didn’t go in there but I was sure to take plenty of classic Annecy photos with...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

We didn't go to this attraction until our second trip to Old Annecy and were glad you made the choice to go. Spend some time online researching this history gem and you will get a lot more out of this smaller (personal) tour. This changed...More

2  Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 3 May 2018

This was a really atmospheric and picturesque little scene - and deservedly popular. Bought ourselves some coffee and ice cream and sat around and absorbed it all before going to explore... a must visit if in the region.

1  Thank Harrison_F_Carter
Reviewed 31 January 2018

You may feel like in Venice, many flowers, the channel is clean and you can walk around it very easily. Many places for shoping souvenirs, for eating or drinking a coffee.

1  Thank fulmen
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5 February 2018|
Response from Musees-Annecy | Property representative |
Thank you for your message. The works have been completed. You can discover de Palais de l'Île restored on the VilleAnnecy's Facebook (post october 31st). Best regards.
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21 June 2015|
Response from 42roberty |
Recommend Parking de Marie, by the Hotel de Ville.