Maison Forte de Reignac

Opening hours

Open

  • Monday 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Tuesday 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Wednesday 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Thursday 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Friday 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Saturday 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Sunday 10:00 am - 06:00 pm

Closes at 06:00 pm

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Province : Black Périgord

  • English
    • Listed as a historical monument, this extraordinary “cliff-castle” 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 in France the only monument of this troglodyte type 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 airy 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 authorized throughout La Maison Forte and in the exhibition room
      Duration of the free visit: around 1 hour
      • No reservation for individuals, numbered route, signposted in La Maison Forte with explanatory panels in the various rooms.
      • Visit booklets for foreign visitors in EN / NL / DE / ES / IT Hebrew and Russian
      • Free parking
      • Themed souvenir shop
      • Pets allowed

      Open every day in season
      Opening hours:
      • All February holidays, March: 10 am-6pm
      • April, May, June: 10 am-7pm
      • July and August: 10 am-8pm
      • September: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
      • 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 4180 reviews

  • Glenn Ellis

    5 sur 5 Reviews posted by Glenn Ellis on 31/05/2022

    I really enjoyed this attraction. Very informative and well thought out. Would definitely recommend!

  • Scott Moir

    5 sur 5 Reviews posted by Scott Moir on 25/08/2022

    Well worth a visit, kids loved it here as did we. Lovely day out and price is really good too.

  • Sam Edwards

    4 sur 5 Reviews posted by Sam Edwards on 10/04/2022

    Loved it, a really great visit, so interesting If there was a coffee shop it would of been 5 star

Traveller Reviews Maison Forte de Reignac

4.5 sur 5 1202 reviews

  • "Bizarre and fascinating house!"

    5 / 5 Reviews posted by helentownend (Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom) on 31/08/2022

    This is the second time we have visited this house in the Dordogne and it is a unique place. The price is very reasonable. €28 for 2 adults and 2 children and there is a thorough written guide in...

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  • "Unique Château in a cliff!"

    5 / 5 Reviews posted by stuartwhitt (Cheltenham, United Kingdom) on 21/08/2022

    This was a great visit to an intriguing historical site. The unique combination of château and cave/cliff with a history spanning thousands of years was very interesting for all the family. We...

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  • "Great Historical visit"

    5 / 5 Reviews posted by pnetster (hemel hempstead) on 14/08/2022

    This is an incredible place to visit- it’s a chateaux built into a cliff face but has loads of history too. Displays on prehistoric man, hunting and human evolution- there are guides in English and...

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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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