Fouras

Description

fouras, French city Department of charente maritime with 4 historical sites listed or simply studied for their remarkable character.
Our database currently includes 4 elements for heritage fouras. You will find the menu and footer links leading you on the description sheets.

There are 4 localities (Place called, location known as) in Fouras : la claire ; le magnou ; jambe de bois ; les bosses de soumard.

listeds buildings (classified and protected) in Fouras

Monuments in Fouras, Fouras has 5 buildings protected. Include :

  1. Fort et citadelle official reference : PA00104693 ;
  2. Fort d'Enet official reference : PA00132807 ;
  3. Redoute dite Fort de l'Aiguille official reference : PA17000040 ;
  4. Fort Lapointe ou fort Vasou official reference : PA17000041 ;
  5. official reference : PA17000075
Please note this list is likely to evolve, the data presented are from 2013.

Places of Culture

Museum fouras, fouras has 1 Museum :

  • Musée Régional de Fouras (B.P. 75 17450 fouras)
    Ouvert tous les samedis, dimanches et jours fériés de 14h30 à 17h30 hors saison, durant les vacances scolaires d'hiver, de printemps et de Toussaint tous les après-midi de 14h30 à 17h30, du 1er juin au troisième week-end de septembre de 10h à 12h et de 15

Librarie fouras, fouras has 1 Librarie :

  • mediatheque municipale abri du marin (rue general bruncher 17450 fouras)

Cinema de fouras, fouras has 1 cinema :

  • casino (place bugeau, 17450 fouras)

Statistics for Fouras

Town or city :
Postcode of city : 17450
Insee code : 17168
Longitude : -1.060057
Latitude : 45.988050
Total population : 3919 people
place called : 4
alley : 5
avenue : 11
boulevard : 8
path : 5
dead : 29
place : 16
route : 5
st : 115
lane : 1
square : 6

Fort Lapointe or strong Vasou, French Heritage monument to Fouras 1
Built in 1672, the fort was the first work for the protection of the Arsenal of Rochefort. Transformed in the 18th century by the addition of a semicircular (...) Fort Lapointe or strong Vasou, French Heritage monument to Fouras

Fort Enet, French Heritage monument to Fouras 2
Site fortified in the middle ages. After the creation of the Arsenal of Rochefort (1666), installation of numerous forts and batteries to defend the access (...) Fort Enet, French Heritage monument to Fouras

Fort and Citadel, French Heritage monument to Fouras 3
« Fort and Citadel » is a construction of the city of Fouras (France, Charente maritime). Fort and Citadel, French Heritage monument to Fouras

So-called redoubt Fort on needle, French Heritage monument to Fouras 4
The fort belongs to the type of fortification called dreads, intended to block a forced passage, here called peninsula tip of the needle. It is the largest of (...) So-called redoubt Fort on needle, French Heritage monument to Fouras