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Parc et Vestiges du chateau royal

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Free entrance and nice medieval remains

Right in front of the cathedral main gate, the remains of the royal castle are easy to find and... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
Nice park in the old city

This open park (next to the tourist info) is showing remainders of the roman wall, and has some... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
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“roman wall”(3 reviews)
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

Right in front of the cathedral main gate, the remains of the royal castle are easy to find and quick to visit. The small orangery (Orangerie) at the castle is among the best preserved remains. Having to rush to Chantilly we spotted it from outside....More

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Reviewed 20 May 2017

This open park (next to the tourist info) is showing remainders of the roman wall, and has some statues in it. A pleasant relaxing intermezzo.

Thank WS_55_60
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Our plane back to JFK was delayed by several hours and we still had our rental car so we decided to go explore Senlis for a few hours. Plenty of free parking outside the old town, close from the Place du Cerf. It was a...More

Thank Pomerols
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Senlis, in the province of l'Oise in the Picardy region in the north of France, is a really great place to visit. This beautiful picturesque town with cobblestone streets was originally a walled city and its history dates back more than 2000 years. It was...More

1  Thank MiaGlobetrotter
Reviewed 20 June 2015

We really enjoyed a relaxing halfday visit to Senlis, coming from Paris by train and bus. It was a lazy Sunday and very quiet (I suspect a lot of people had gone to busy Chantilly for the races). We followed a walking trail through the...More

1  Thank danstar68
Reviewed 4 August 2014

Excellent free attraction in the heart of Senlis. The Park is within the walls of the former royal castle and palace of the house of Capet who were the first royal house of France. Not much is accessible but it's a lovely place to while...More

2  Thank Yorkie1970
Reviewed 18 July 2014

we only visited senlis because our older children wanted to go to parc asterix, so we spent the day in Senlis. It is a fantastic little place, with an excellent free guide from Tourist Information. There is the Roman wall, and the medieval wall. The...More

2  Thank Carisbr00ke
Reviewed 13 July 2014

This place is located beside the Tourism Office and across from the Cathedral. I had a lovely walk seeing what is left of the Château Royal and part of the Roman wall. The hunting museum and the Spahis museum are also here. There's no entrance...More

2  Thank M P
Reviewed 21 June 2014

The parc by itself is nothing particular but it is just one part of a gen of a city. See my notes on the cathedral.

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