The Broken Great Menhir :
erected around 4,500 BC, it is the largest block ever transported and erected by Neolithic man. Measuring 20.60m for an estimated weight of 300 tonnes is the equivalent of a herd of 50 elephants!
Locmariaquer est riche en monuments mégalithiques
all along your walks discover: Mané Lud Dolmen, Men Er Bronzo, Mané Réthual, Mané Er Hroëk, The Flat Stones, Men er Letionec, Mein Er Mere, Kercadoret Dolmen, Dolmen of Kerveresse …
Dolmen of the Merchant Table:
Dating back to 3,700 BC North-south oriented.
This dolmen, about 12m long, has a room whose height is unusual in this type of monument: almost 2.50m! The magnificent slab of carved sandstone, forming the bottom of the room, represents an idol in escutcheon, surrounded by a “radiant hair”, and covered with butts.