A twenty-three metre panoramic view of the river. A former defensive gate (1493-1496) dedicated to King Charles VIII of France, victor of the Battle of Fornovo (Italy).
While certainly a military edifice equipped with a portcullis and capped with thick machicolations, the forthcoming Renaissance period brought with it a new architectural language of mullioned windows and freestone carvings.
From 01/07/2020 to 30/09/2020
From 10h to 13h and from 14h to 18h
Reopening the 1st of July
Public transport :
Station Place du Palais (ligne A)
at 0,1 km