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    • Located on the site of a former roman camp, the medieval fortress was transformed into an imposing stately home during the 17th century, as the defences were progressively replaced by classical architecture. The Chateau and the Hospice, located in the village and built by the Marquis de Hautefort at the same time as the transformation of the Chateau, reflect the rank and power of the Marquis.

      In the 19th century, the renowned landscape architect, the count de Choulot, created the French formal gardens and the English-style park wich offer a variety of countryside and village views. The formal gardens, delimited by box hedges elegantly surrounding the Chateau, complement the architecture and enhance the pleasure of the visit.

      Go off to explore the castle, at nightfall, in the company of marquess Jacques François’s sister in the 17th century. An unusual visit for all the family...
      Discovery of a real movie set!

      Wednesdays, from July till August.
      Ticket office (opening hours) : 9:00pm – 10:00pm

      Opening Hours

      January and February : Closed
      March : 2:00pm to 6:00pm - Week-ends and bank holidays
      April, May : 10:00am to 12.30am and 2:00pm to 6:30pm - Every day
      June, July, August : 9:30am to 7:00pm - Every day
      September : 10:00am to 6:00pm - Every day
      October : 2:00pm to 6:00pm - Every day
      November : 1st – 11th - 2:00pm to 6:00pm - Week-ends and bank holidays
      November 12th – 30th December * Closed

      The ticket office closes half an hour before the castle – Shop and bookshop

      Rates (castle, garden and park)

      Individual Visitors
      Adults : 10 euros
      Children 7 to 14 : 5,50 euros

      Groups from 20 people
      Adults : 8 euros
      Children till 14 : 4,50 euros

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  • Chèques Vacances (Holiday voucher)
  • Credit card accepted
  • Disable access
  • English spoken
  • Groups
  • Parking
  • open 7/7

Useful information

Province : Black Périgord

Location : 24390 Hautefort


24390 Hautefort


Phone : 05 53 50 51 23

Fax : 05 53 51 67 37

GPS coordinates

45° 15'34.83"N, 1° 8'41.75"E

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