Musée de l'École de cavalerie

This military museum charts the history of cavalry from Charles VII (1445) up until present-day tanks. Located in the former stables of the Cadre noir riding school (built in 1827), its collections are displayed over 1,400m²/4,593ft²: paintings: sculpture, weapons, helmets and uniforms. One section is devoted to research.

Useful information

Address : 

Place Charles-de-Foucauld, 49400 Saumur

Phone:

+33 2 41 83 69 23

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Town Hall
Town Hall
Only the left side of the building
0:30
St Peter's Church
St Peter's Church
A façade rebuilt in the 17C hides a
0:15
Horse Museum
Horse Museum
Within the walls of Château de Saumur,
See all