Near the Hotel le Twelve

Le chateau de Vincennes

The Château de Vincennes is a must see in the history of France. It is the only fortified castle near Paris.

Former hunting lodge and great royal mansion before being a fortress and a state prison, you can admire the Royal Chapel, ramparts and moat.

Opening hours: daily from 10am to 18pm.

To get there from the Hotel Twelve Paris:

  • Take the metro to Porte de Vincennes (line 1) towards Château de Vincennes, get off at Château de Vincennes