Château d'Entrecasteaux

Entrecasteaux, France

Château d'Entrecasteaux was originally built in the 11th century, but rebuilt later in the 15th, 16th and 18th centuries. In 1974, after several decades of abandonment, the castle was restored by the British painter Hugh Ian Macgarvie-Munn who turned the castle into a museum.

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Founded: 11th century
Category: Castles and fortifications in France
Historical period: Birth of Capetian dynasty (France)

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Jacob Groen (2 years ago)
A charming little Chateaux filled with a large amount of antiques from different eras. If you are in the area both the town and the castle are very much worth a visit. The tours are done by the owner mainly in french. Having a look through this Chateaux will give you an idea on how provincial nobility would have lived.
Deborah Hiller (2 years ago)
The chateau is amazing, as is it's history. It's set in the centre of the picturesque little village of Entrecasteau. We had a tour inside it decades ago, but unfortunately it is only open on Sundays at 4pm except for July and August, so we haven't been again. The village has a tiny market on Fridays. If you have been to all the usual places and want something different, try this place.
Jan Klingeborn (2 years ago)
Very old village and beautiful!
Illés Bagaméri (3 years ago)
Nice place!
Ed Goodman (4 years ago)
Simply stunning.
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