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La Cité Rétro-Mécanique - M.Dufresne Park & Collection


Discover an impressive collection!

Mechanical engineering at your fingertips

The Cité Rétro-Mécanique - Parc & Collection M. Dufresne takes you back to the fascinating past of the automotive world. This one-of-a-kind museum houses an incredible collection of retro vehicles, from vintage cars to classic motorbikes and historic military vehicles.

Discover the evolution of the automotive industry in an immersive experience through:
  • Authentic staging;
  • An atmosphere from another time;
  • Interactive exhibitions, workshops and special events.

Preserving and discovering France's automotive heritage

Much more than just a car museum, this centre for the preservation of France's automotive heritage showcases the ingenuity and expertise of the country's manufacturers.

You can admire the country's mechanical gems while learning more about the history of the automobile.

History buffs and car enthusiasts alike, the Cité Rétro-Mécanique is a must-see place to appreciate the rich heritage of the French motor industry in the picturesque setting of Tours.

Practical information

📍 17 Route de Marnay, 37190 Azay-le-Rideau
🚘 35 minutes by car from your hotel

📅 Open every day from 10 am to 7 pm in July and August, and from Wednesday to Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm in September.

Free on-site parking

👶 For children, a fun and educational booklet can be collected on site.

Find a 4-star hotel in Tours

Nestled in a quiet street in Tours city centre, the Best Western Plus Artist hotel welcomes you during your visit to the city of Tours. Just a few minutes' walk from the train station and ten minutes by bus from Tours-Saint-Symphorien airport.

Between luxury and modernity, relax in one of our 53 rooms, accessible by staircase and lift.
Take advantage of the hotel's lounge-bar to relax after a day spent exploring the city. For the more sporty guests, a fitness room is available for cardio and weight training sessions in complete tranquillity.

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