Cordouan heritage outing

Since 2019, the Park of the Estuary is invested and supports the project of application of the Cordouan lighthouse for its inclusion on the UNESCO World Heritage List.

In order to make the general public discover it, the site organizes a heritage outing on Wednesday, June 23, 2021 on the theme: “Cordouan, sentinel of the estuary”.




(c) Lilian Marolleau – Reflets du monde

Jacques Peret, professor of Modern History at the University of Poitiers and lighthouse specialist, offers you the opportunity to discover different points of view on the Cordouan lighthouse from the coastal path of Saint-Palais-sur-mer. From the Middle Ages to today, the “King of Lighthouses” has a long history to tell!

Practical information:
Approximately 1h30, 3km walk, bring suitable shoes.
Free, on reservation (limited number of places) at 05 46 23 77 77.

In French only.

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