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Gien Travel guide
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The austere yet appealing red- and black-brick walls of the oldest of the Châteaux of the Loire dominate the town and its museum devoted to Gien's famous blue-and-yellow earthenware. The impressive château is now home to a superb international Museum of Hunting .
Tourist attractions Gien : Things to see and do
place du Château F - 45500 Gien
This interesting museum of hunting is housed in the Château de Gien (rebuilt just before 1500). It offers a full picture of the arts and techniques of hunting: tapestries, ceramics, paintings and also beautifully made hunting weapons. The great hall ..
66 r. B. Palissy F - 45500 Gien
Calf's head in winter, rabbit terrine, Morteau sausage... The bistro-style menu and daily specials are chalked up on the blackboards. The rustic surroundings create a warm atmosphere.
14 rte Bourges F - 45500 Gien
This lovely bright restaurant is on the left bank. The chef uses only the best ingredients in the kitchen (snails, ox cheek, regional cheeses).
Z.A. Le Clair Ruisseau F - 45500 Gien