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      5 Km from Montignac Lascaux on D 706, this A Listed historical house overlooking the Vézère is a fortress with a defensive apparel dating back to the fifteenth century.

      Within the walls, the Renaissance Hall was completed in 1576 . The fine collection of tapestries, paintings and furnishing (XVth & XVIth) recall the time of the last Valois and first Bourbon kings.

      The gardens in the Renaissance style are also listed. Through the gatehouse discover the roselined « chemin de ronde », the knot garden, and take a labyrinthine walk in the green chambers.


  • Français
  • Spanish


  • Children playground
  • Chèques Vacances (Holiday voucher)
  • Disable access
  • Dutch spoken
  • English spoken
  • German spoken
  • Groups
  • Parking
  • Spanish spoken

Useful information

Location : In the countryside

Province : Black Périgord

Location : 24290 Thonac


24290 Thonac

GPS coordinates

45° 1'20.81"N, 1° 6'57.28"E

Traveller Reviews

4.0 sur 5 340 reviews

  • "Out of the past"

    4 / 5 Reviews posted by Priscilla J (Connecticut) on 30/09/2019

    Drove by this place and the walls overlooking the river were covered with vines. Looked so ancient. A must see.

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  • "Well worth a visit"

    5 / 5 Reviews posted by jhatter13 (London, United Kingdom) on 10/09/2019

    We spent a few hours exploring this beautiful chateau and its gardens. Entrance to the chateau is by guided tour only, which is in french. The guide gave us a sheet with info for each room. She was...

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  • "disappointing- paid for a tour, tour guide didn't turn up, but we got our money back"

    3 / 5 Reviews posted by Colin K (Lincoln, United Kingdom) on 04/09/2019

    We booked on entrance for a guided tour. They told us they would ring a bell when it was time to go We went to the salon de the, which turned out to be a vending machine. Guess we should have...

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