Château de Laréole

Laréole, France

Château de Laréole was built in 1579 by Pierre de Cheverry, a son of a great pastel merchant. The construction of the castle lasted three years and the Cheverry family kept the castle until 1707. After the Great Revolution, the castle changes hands several times before it was abandoned in1922. In 1984 the General Council of Haute-Garonne bought the property and restored it. Today the site is open to the public and guided tours are available.

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Village 50, Laréole, France
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Founded: 1579
Category: Castles and fortifications in France

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4.6/5 (based on Google user reviews)

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Pauline B. (3 years ago)
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Sophy Gaines (4 years ago)
Pleasant place to spend an afternoon. Nice grounds and small chateau to wander around surrounded by lovely countryside. Art exhibitions and café to occupy yourself.
Oldgit 59 (4 years ago)
Free entrance to cultural exhibitions throughout the year. Beautiful building very well maintained.
MarColas Vim (5 years ago)
A beautiful castle! The event we attended was very well organized. I had a great time.
Benjamin TALLIER (5 years ago)
We went to this castle for the first time and we had the chance to see two different exhibit of local artist. The castle by itself is quick to visit but it has some non négligeable charme and the little tea room makes it for a nice shadowed place to enjoy a glass of wine after walking in the park. I recommend coming here on a Sunday, there are a few walks to do around and parking is free.
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