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Saint-Thélo - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Côtes-d'Armor

Saint-Thélo, a charming city where life is good ...

The town situated on the banks of the Oust offers a hilly landscape. Houses of character dating from the 18th century remind us of the heyday of trade in linen.

Agriculture is the main activity.

The village, with its church, Calvary, its merchant houses paintings and Weavers, offers a wealth of architecture, which is to be classified Saint-Thélo Label Rural Heritage of Britain. "

In 2004 was inaugurated the Museum of Paintings, which marks a step in the Route du Lin passing by Saint-Brieuc, Quintin, and Uzel Saint-Thélo.

Geographical information

Latitude48.2290020 (N 48° 13’ 44”)
Longitude-2.8556270 (W 2° 51’ 20”)
AltitudeFrom 97m to 227m
Surface area14.56 km²
Population426 inhabitants
Density29 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureSaint-Brieuc (37 km, 40 min)
Insee code22330
IntercommunalityCC Cideral

Nearest cities & towns

Le Quillio2.6 km (5 min)
Trévé5.3 km (9 min)
Saint-Caradec5.8 km (9 min)
Saint-Guen6.6 km (10 min)
Saint-Hervé6.8 km (12 min)
Grâce-Uzel8 km (13 min)
Uzel9.7 km (13 min)
Hémonstoir9.8 km (15 min)
Merléac10.8 km (15 min)
Saint-Connec11.4 km (18 min)
Saint-Gilles-Vieux-Marché11.5 km (18 min)
Loudéac12.5 km (19 min)
Croixanvec13.9 km (19 min)

Things to see and do

The Museum House of Fabrics: open all year on weekends and daily in summer.

The village has a Saint-Thélo tour allows visitors to discover the architectural heritage of the church and the many merchant houses of paintings.

A work of renowned Japanese artist Tadashi Kawamata is present near the House of Fabrics. This project will redevelop the houses of weavers in the implementation of a "loom" giant crosses the roof of one of these homes, which allows travel through time and space.

Events and festivities

Many local festivities take place like the famous competitions of Breton balls.

Since 2010, a Rock festival takes place on the last Saturday in August, Thélokalizé.

Weavers' Market in August. About 20 textile and weaving craftsmen from all over France present their know-how and creations.

Market of old fabrics in the courtyard of the Maison des Toiles in August.

In September, the Journées du Patrimoine.

Exhibitions in the summer.


Museum Paintings
Museum Paintings
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Area Tadashi Kawamata
Area Tadashi Kawamata
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Friday 20 october
Min. 8°C - Max. 16°C
Saturday 21 october
Min. 9°C - Max. 15°C
Sunday 22 october
Min. 7°C - Max. 14°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Visit Britain Centre with the discovery of lakes Guerlédan (15 km) and Bosméléac (18 km).

Stroll on the ditch and join Hilvern Bosméléac Lake (20 km bike on a slope of 1 %...).

Loudeac A dip in the swimming-pool the "Aquatides. It has swimming pools and leisure pools with water slide. Enjoy the Jacuzzi and other spa.

Also take the time to visit the museum at Weavers Uzel.

The Walk also Quillio and visit his church and its churchyard and its beautifully restored village.

At 20 km, visit Moncontour small medieval town, voted "one of the most beautiful villages of France" in 2010.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Bat centre
Culture and education3 € to 7 € Kernascléden (42 km)
Step back in time to a Breton farmhouse in 1850
Culture and education5 € to 10 € Quistinic (43 km)
Traditional sailing tour for beginners
Nature and the great outdoors12 € to 24 € Saint-Quay-Portrieux (47 km)
Horse Riding in the Brocéliade Forest
Nature and the great outdoors40 € Tréhorenteuc (48 km)
Horse Riding & Picnic in the Brocéliade Forest
Entertainment80 € Tréhorenteuc (48 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The Haut Blavet and Faoudel Gorges
Village visitIntermediate7h00Saint-Nicolas-du-Pélem (24 km)
House of the Bay at the forefront of Guettes
HikeIntermediate1h30Hillion (35 km)
Panoramas of Hillion
HikeAthletic5h10Hillion (35 km)
Pissoison of the House of the Bay
HikeIntermediate1h00Hillion (35 km)
From Bon Abri to the Rolland Bridge
HikeEasy2h30Hillion (35 km)


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