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Fort Carre

11 avenue du 11 Novembre, 06600, Antibes, France
+33 4 92 90 52 13
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Turned up at 15:35 after long walk and not let in

Despite all signs saying the fort was opened until 18:30 with last entries 30 minutes before... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
A TripAdvisor Member
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Unusual star shaped fort

Like many castles this one has not seen much action. It has an unuusal shape. It is large and in... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
amandagL2689KL
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11 avenue du 11 Novembre, 06600, Antibes, France
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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Despite all signs saying the fort was opened until 18:30 with last entries 30 minutes before closing we turned up just after 3:35 to be ignorantly turned away with no explanation.

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Like many castles this one has not seen much action. It has an unuusal shape. It is large and in good condition. The border was moved so it became redundant a long time ago. The is an enormous WWI statue of a soldier on the...More

Thank amandagL2689KL
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Fort Carre: Good Location near the beach -Free Parking available near the Fort -Admission is paid but it may be closed on Sunday -10 minutes walk to the Fort -It's very confusing to find the entry as no proper signboards Please click on Like if...More

2  Thank Kapil_ricky
Reviewed 27 August 2017

If you come to Nice, drive up the coast to Antibes and visit this place, I do not this it is advertised as , but well worth the visit. Nice small alley ways with shops restaraunts , cafe , Must place to see

Thank Ty Y
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Whilst this is not heavily advertised like other tourist sites, it was worth the effort. Entry can made via a gate next to/behind the Antibes football ground and a path leads up to a ticket office where just 3 Euro gains both entry and a...More

Thank Yorkshire67
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Visited in August - Walked from the old town, which is quite a way in the heat, and there are not many places to stop or shelter from the sun. You could stop off at the narrow beach near by, and cool your feet in...More

Thank ROKALO
Reviewed 19 August 2017

I dont think I ever had throwen away more time for one target under my travels. I say this fort from center of Antibes. It was not super easy to understand for where to go for seeing this. But then at the end of town...More

Thank Baross
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Overlooking the yacht harbour of Port Vauban is the old star fort, Fort Carre. You can wander around the limited lower floors for free or for a nominal fee a guide will take you on a tour of the ramparts and deliver a potted history...More

Thank starduster32
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Visited this castle Fort Carre with family of two adults and two children. When entering (july 2017) you are adviced to go on the first floor and look around, then you must join a guided tour. No wondering by yourself on the upper floor. The...More

Thank JK_Finland
Reviewed 26 June 2017

great fort in great condition! lovely! amazing views of Antibes and towards Nice, excellent photos. poorly signposted route to Fort tho, and poorly signed information about opening times and tours. It is closed 1-2pm daily. And you have to go on a tour, which seemed...More

1  Thank Andrew W
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