Maison Forte de Reignac

Opening hours

Open

  • Monday 10:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Tuesday 10:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Wednesday 10:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Thursday 10:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Friday 10:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Saturday 10:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Sunday 10:00 am - 07:00 pm

Closes at 07:00 pm

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Province : Black Périgord

  • English
    • Listed as a historical monument, this extraordinary “castle-cliff” is undoubtedly the most secret, the most unusual and the most mysterious in Périgord. Some even say it is haunted…
      Preserved in exceptional condition since the 14th century and fully furnished with period furniture, the Maison Forte de Reignac is the only monument of this type in France to have come down to us completely intact.
      Of rare historical interest, this noble lair is infinitely larger than one might suspect from the outside. Behind the facade are hidden impressive underground and aerial rooms : Great Hall of Honor, weapons room, Hall of the Great Men, kitchen, chapel, bedrooms, dungeon...
      At the end of the visit, an internationally renowned exhibition on the theme of "torture in the Middle Ages" is offered to you at no extra cost.

      Practical information :
      • Magnificent view of the Vézère Valley from the upper terraces
      • Photos allowed in all La Maison Forte and in the showroom
      Duration of the visit : approximately 1 hour
      • Without reservation for individuals, numbered itinerary, signposted in La Maison Forte with explanatory panels in the different rooms.
      • Visit booklets for foreign visitors in EN / NL / DE / ES / IT
      • Free parking
      • Shop
      • Pets allowed

      Opening hours :
      • All February holidays, March : 10 am-6pm
      • April, May, June and September : 10 am-7pm
      • July and August : 10 am-8pm
      • October, November and Christmas holidays : 10 am-6pm

      Prices :
      • Adult : € 9
      • Child (5 to 13 years old included) : € 4,50
      • Student : € 6.50

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Traveller Reviews Maison Forte de Reignac

4.6 sur 5 2864 reviews

  • Lennert Bontinck

    4 sur 5 Reviews posted by Lennert Bontinck on 28/07/2020

    Very interesting castle and fabulous view. Due to the many tourists and smaller rooms i didn't always felt as safe though (CoVid)

  • Christophe Tuerlinckx

    3 sur 5 Reviews posted by Christophe Tuerlinckx on 09/07/2020

    Very special and unusual construction.

  • Dylan Wood

    4 sur 5 Reviews posted by Dylan Wood on 11/08/2019

    Going through the chateau was interesting and had great views to enjoy. However the door ways were dangerously small and roofs often very low. Generally an enjoyable experience however would recommend children avoid exhibit 22 as it can be quite disturbing

Traveller Reviews Maison Forte de Reignac

4.5 sur 5 1128 reviews

  • "The house in the rock."

    5 / 5 Reviews posted by Richlma on 03/10/2020

    Had an excellent visit to the castle set in the rock side, Guide book in English given to us which was very informative. The have done an excellent job renovating the castle, and I am sure parents...

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  • "excellent presentation of life in the middle age"

    5 / 5 Reviews posted by Guy B on 13/10/2019

    The Maison Forte de Reignac offers a very well preserved and restored site of life in the middle age. This is an approximately one hour deep dive in how life (for the upper class) went in those days...

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  • "amazing place; well presented museum within troglodytic fortified noble home"

    5 / 5 Reviews posted by Al S (Sydney, Australia) on 07/10/2019

    Expect to spend at least 2 hours looking over this well-presented sight. The structure includes a fascinating museum as well as the multi-level building itself - presented with some rooms as they...

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Maison Forte de Reignac

Address

24620 Tursac

Contacts

Phone : 05 53 50 69 54

Fax : 05 53 50 67 28

GPS coordinates

44° 58'46.11"N, 1° 3'18.21"E

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