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Chateau de La Rochefoucauld

16110 La Rochefoucauld, France
+33 5 45 62 07 42
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Horse jumping!

Today after eating lunch in La Rochefoucauld we walked up to the Chateau, we saw (for free) horse... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Carol R
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Montbron, France
Thoroughly enjoyable day out

The chateau is beautiful, with a very interesting history. It's informative with notes, guides and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Brooksy74
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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16110 La Rochefoucauld, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Today after eating lunch in La Rochefoucauld we walked up to the Chateau, we saw (for free) horse jumping and the children were fascinanted by the preparation area and the horses. This was a special day!

Thank Carol R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The chateau is beautiful, with a very interesting history. It's informative with notes, guides and tours all in English. We took our kids who are 12-15 and they had a great afternoon, dressing up and getting stuck in. The chateau is still occupied so it's...More

Thank Brooksy74
Reviewed 11 July 2017

It is a short walk from the town center over the river and up the hill to a beautiful Chateau with stunning views over the town and surrounding countryside. The tour was informative and amusing.

Thank dionlindskog
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Firstly - the chateau and it's grounds are closed on Tuesdays. We found that out when we went to visit the chateau on a Tuesday. But we went back the next day and we were glad that we did. It is a fantastic chateau with...More

Thank Phil H
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Lovely chateau, brought to life by furniture, pictures, books and dressing up clothes on the top floor, made it great for photos.

Thank gwynethgrove
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Looking for somewhere to go when it was pouring with rain, the château stood high above the town. €10 to get in seemed good value too. There were plenty of rooms on 4 floors to wander through in approx half of the building. The other...More

Thank Bobscutt
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We visited on an incredibly hot day and found the chatêau a beautiful restbite. The caves hidden at the very bottom of the staircase are huge and great to explore. There are ropes alongside the steps for a better foot hold, be aware that on...More

Thank Megan P
Reviewed 18 June 2017

As you cross the cobblestone bridge the view of the chateau is marvelous. When we visited we had to wait for a chance to take photo's with no one in the background. The old bridge and chateau backdrop make composing a photo a challenge. You...More

Thank nickk355
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

What a lovely castle very friendly staff and a great place to visit the history of this place is very interesting very photogenic

Thank Aaron G
Reviewed 12 June 2017

What drew us to this chateau was a photo I saw of the Leonardo da Vinci staircase. I researched and found that they have two rooms that are available for staying overnight (or longer). We would be in Spain anyway so I booked one of...More

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Carol L
23 April 2017|
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Response from angie16260 | Reviewed this property |
No booking required for a visit but the chateau is closed on Tuesdays. Enjoy!
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greg621
17 March 2017|
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Response from Bulla55 | Reviewed this property |
There are many staircases in the chateau. Most are made of stone.
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maryandbarry2014
25 November 2016|
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Response from angie16260 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, according to the website the chateau should be open on Dec 2nd from 10a.m. Enjoy the visit.
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