Unique place in France
"The Corderie Royale" is a unique place in France. This Arsenal was created by Louis XIV and his minister Colbert. It measures 374 meters long and is used for making ropes (strings to a length of 200 meters) About 500 warships have been built here. In 1944, there was a fire, but "The Corderie" was renewed between 1976-1988. Opening hours in April, May, June and September are 9.00 to 19.00 and from 9:00 to 20:00 in July and August. From October to March it´s open from 10:00 to 12:30, and 14:00 to 18. The price ranges from 2.50 € for children under 18 to 6 € for adults.