Château de Montfort-sur-Risle

Montfort-sur-Risle, France

Château de Montfort-sur-Risle was built in 1035 by Count Hugues I. It was destroyed already in 1204 during the siege by John, King of England. Since them it has lied in ruins.

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Founded: 1035
Category: Ruins in France
Historical period: Birth of Capetian dynasty (France)

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www.normandie-tourisme.fr

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Catherine De Oliveira (6 months ago)
Très joli site même s'il ne reste plus grand chose du château, la ballade est très agréable, sur le chemin de St Jacques de Compostelle. Le site est bien aménagé avec des tables de pique nique à plusieurs endroits. Un lieu pour passer un très agréable moment en famille. Nous sommes arrivés par le chemin derrière l'église et avons savouré la grimpette ainsi que la vue imprenable sur Montfort. En repartant ne pas hésiter à visiter l'église avec ses magnifiques statues et la légende de Notre Dame de Montfort.
stanzebla (8 months ago)
In 2010 I was there for the first time. They had cute goats, that took care of the vegetation on the place. Didn't see them on my next visits. There's an awesome view over the Risle valley. In 2020 they reopened the inner part of the castle. They seem to have worked on the stability of the ruins.
andre Fleury (8 months ago)
Soothing and rejuvenating place. Very nice events organized several times a year. Well done !
Elodie Merluzzi (13 months ago)
We parked next to the church and we climbed more than 200 steps with a stroller to discover its beautiful ruins with a nice panorama. Finally at the end of the tour of the castle we discovered that we could access it by road. There is a lack of information panel at the edge of the church to give us the choice to see the castle. Despite everything it is very interesting to see, to discover if we are passing through.
stanzebla (13 months ago)
In 2010 I was there for the first time. They had cute goats, that took care of the vegetation on the place. Didn't see them on my next visits. There's an awesome view over the Risle valley. In 2020 they reopened the inner part of the castle. They seem to have worked on the stability of the ruins.
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