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Maison du Saumon

8 rue de la Poissonnerie, 28000, Chartres, France
+33 2 37 18 26 26
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we saw it, but it was closed on Tuesdays. take note of the carvings on the outside near the door... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2017
haditbefore
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Arlington, Texas
Great example of local architecture

The salmon house isn't far from the cathedral and is an excellent example of the half erred houses... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2016
Carol S
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Sydney, Australia
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8 rue de la Poissonnerie, 28000, Chartres, France
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Reviewed 20 January 2017

we saw it, but it was closed on Tuesdays. take note of the carvings on the outside near the door. it was much closer to the Cathedral than we expected.

1  Thank haditbefore
Chartres T, Responsable qualité at Maison du Saumon, responded to this review

Dear haditbefore, We thank you for you comment. During this period we are opened Monday to Saturday : 10am - 6pm Sundays and bank holidays: 10 am -5 pm. Best regards Angélique Ribet

Reviewed 24 October 2016

The salmon house isn't far from the cathedral and is an excellent example of the half erred houses in this area of Chartres.

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Well preserved and used as the tourist office so a good place to start your visit to Chartres. Doesn't even smell of fish.

1  Thank tezpil
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Once the center of a bustling fish market, its now the Tourism Office of Chartres, amazing History and tales of the days gone by.

Thank AMRHoliday
Reviewed 5 June 2016

A historic building in the old district of Chartres, very close to the Cathedral is remarkably well preserved.

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 6 January 2016

It's now the site of the tourist information office, but a great example of a medieval building that has survived to this day

Thank Annie-Edward
Reviewed 8 October 2015

This is an interesting stop on the walking tour. The efforts the community is making to restore and preserve the medieval structures makes the visit to Chartres more than just the Cathedral.

Thank XavZen
Reviewed 5 September 2015

A stunning ornate building for the tourist information office where the staff were friendly and helpful and spoke perfect English. The Maison du Saumon, so called because of the carving of a salmon by the front entrance, is situated on a street called Tertre de...More

Thank margareth700
Reviewed 17 August 2015

The building is impressive, but if you've viewed this review, then you'll have already seen a photo of the exterior of the building which is all there is to see, since there is nothing inside, other than the Tourism Office.

Thank JM1510
Reviewed 29 May 2015

Informative staff. Souvenirs of the area including a fragrance made specifically to honor Chartre are available for purchase there. It is very close to the farmers market and a couple blocks from the Cathedral.

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1draggindragon
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Stephanie G
Hello can anyone tell me the entrance fee and the days and times for evening illuminations please, we are planning to visit next weekend.
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