Cloître de la Psalette à Tours

An elegant Renaissance building.

The Cloitre de la Psalette, which means choir cloister, was given this name as one of its rooms was used for practising religious chant in ther Middle-Ages. The architecture of the cloister which adjoins to the Cathedral of Tours is made up of three galleries built partly in the Flamboyant style and partly in the Renaissance style, of the scriptorium, the old bookshop and of the Renaissance staircase.

 

Cloître de la Psalette
37000 Tours
tél./fax : (33) (0)2 47 47 05 19

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Offers

> Guided tour
French
Reservations: 2 weeks
Duration: 30 min

> Unaccompanied tour with guide booklet
French, English, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch
Reservations: 2 weeks
Duration: 30 min

Practical information

Access

La Psalette Cloître de la Psalette
7, rue de la Psalette
37000 Tours
Ph. : 33 / (0)2 47 47 05 19Fax : 33 / (0)2 47 47 05 19
GPS coordinatesLatitude : 47.3956Longitude : 0.6939Plan your route

By car

From Paris or Poitiers: A 10, exit n° 21 to "le centre-ville", direction "cathédrale".

Suggestions

Useful addresses:

Tourist office of Tours - visit conference
tel.:(33) (0)2 47 70 37 37
www.ligeris.com

County comitee of Touraine tourism
tel.: (33) (0)2 47 31 47 48 
www.tourisme-touraine.com

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