Château de Cajarc, built in the 13th and 15th centuries, is an well-preserved example of mediaeval fortification. Especially noteworthy are the roofs, the round tower and its staircase and the inner courtyard and its walls. On the second floor, a vaulted room contains 17th-century paintings.


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Founded: 13th century
Category: Castles and fortifications in France
Historical period: Late Capetians (France)


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Muriel Dujipérou (9 months ago)
Very pretty. Too bad he can't be visited
Patrick Revel (11 months ago)
Simple place but filled with a beautiful story
Jean Yves Dujipérou (12 months ago)
Although private and unassailable, this proud building gives the village an exceptional character and remains its main attraction. Possibility to park at the top of the village, some places in front of the town hall and the monument to the dead. Large free car park at the bottom of the cemetery, accessible at the exit of the Cajarc turn. A staircase to the right of the lower entrance of the cemetery provides access to the church. These places make it possible to avoid parking stupidly and disrespectfully in front of the portals of the inhabitants. Good visit...
Paddypat Murphy (13 months ago)
Beautiful castle adjoining the beautifully restored church. It is in SALVAGNAC CAJARC next to Cajarc (1.5 kms). Castle bought by Austrians who do not visit at all.
Jo Larquin (15 months ago)
Private castle that can not be visited but beautiful architecture to discover from the outside
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