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Pont Transbordeur

Historic site and monument ,  Children's museum ,  Transportation ,  Bridge ,  Listed or registered (CNMHS) in Rochefort

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  • Built by Ferdinand Arnodin in 1900, the Pont Transbordeur, (a masterpiece of metallic architecture), is the last working construction of its type in France.
    Towering 50m above the Charente, the bridge allowed to cross the river without disturbing inland navigation between the dockyard, the port, and the estuary.
    Emblem of the Great Site of the Estuary of the Charente - Naval Dockyard of Rochefort, it is a masterpiece of the metallic architecture and the last work of this type in France.
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    Built by Ferdinand Arnodin in 1900, the Pont Transbordeur, (a masterpiece of metallic architecture), is the last working construction of its type in France.
    Towering 50m above the Charente, the bridge allowed to cross the river without disturbing inland navigation between the dockyard, the port, and the estuary.
    Emblem of the Great Site of the Estuary of the Charente - Naval Dockyard of Rochefort, it is a masterpiece of the metallic architecture and the last work of this type in France.

    The Transporter Bridge reopens in spring 2021 for pedestrians and cyclists only. Ticket office next to the boarding dock in Rochefort or in the visitor centre in Echillais.


    La Maison du Transbordeur is the visitor centre on Echillais' bank where you will discover the history of the bridge. Free entrance.
    Classified as a Historic Monument, the Tranporter Bridge and the 7 others Transporter Bridges around the world claim to be listed as UNESCO Heritage Sites.
  • Accepted customers
    • Individuals
    • Groups
Services
  • Accessibility
    • Hearing impaired
    • Mentally impaired
    • Mobility impaired
    • Visually impaired
  • Equipment
    • Boutiques
    • Car park
  • Services
    • Animals accepted
    • Self-guided visits
Rates

Payment methods

  • Carte Bleue/Credit card
  • Holiday cheques
  • Cheques and giro cheques
  • Cash
  • Rates
  • Adult
    3 €
  • Child rate
    2 €
  • Group rate
    2.50 €
  • Free
Openings
  • From October 1, 2021
    until November 7, 2021
  • Monday
    10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
    2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
  • Tuesday
    2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Wednesday
    2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Thursday
    2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Friday
    2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Saturday
    2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Sunday
    2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
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