Descartes House

The Maison Descartes is a 16C family dwelling where René Descartes lived as a child.

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Address : 

rue Bourbon, 86100 Châtellerault

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Church of St Jacques
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Although the façade and the two towers
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In a green setting, the renovated
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Car, Motorcycle and Bicycle Museum
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