During the 1300s, this tower was built as an anchor piece for the large forged-iron chain that stretched across the harbor, closing it against hostile warships. The exhibits focus on the history of the first migration to Canada. For admission costs, see "Saving Money Tower Hopping".
La Rochelle› Attraction
Tour de la Chaîne
Quai du Gabut, La Rochelle, France
Our Rating Hours Oct–Mar daily 10am–1pm and 2:15–6:30pm; Apr–Sept 10am–6:30pm Phone 05-46-34-11-81 Web site Tour de la Chaîne
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