Domaine de Vielcroze

Opening hours

Closed

  • 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

Opens Friday at 10:00 am

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Useful information

Location : In the countryside

Province : Black Périgord

Services

  • American Express accepted
  • Campervans pitch
  • Chèques Vacances (Holiday voucher)
  • Credit card accepted
  • Disable access
  • English spoken
  • Groups
  • Open all year round
  • Parking
  • open 7/7
  • English
    • In the heart of the Périgord Noir, the Domaine de Vielcroze perpetuates the know-how of walnuts and truffles, emblems of a Périgord region that is celebrated. It is at the foot of the majestic castle of Castelnaud, in an 18th century farmhouse, that the Walnut Ecomuseum has been established, surrounded by a 7-hectare organic walnut grove. The estate's truffle farm, nearby, offers you an initiatory approach to unraveling the mystery of the black diamond of Périgord, with a succulent tasting at the end of the journey. Our restaurant, La Cour du Moulin, welcomes you for artisanal Périgord specialties. More than a dive into the heart of ancient know-how, the Vielcroze estate is an ode to the outdoors, a celebration of good things and a haven of conviviality in Périgord Noir. Welcome !


      Entertainment:

      We invite you to attend the pressing of the oil in our traditional mill:
      • In July and August, Monday to Friday from 2 p.m. to 5.30 p.m.
      • In April, May, June, September, October and school holidays, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

      The visit of the truffle is by reservation only:
      • In July and August: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 3.30 pm – Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10 am.
      • In April, May, June, September, October and school holidays: Tuesday and Thursday at 3:30 p.m.

      Prices :

      For the Walnut Ecomuseum:
      - Adults: 5€
      - Children (10 to 17 years old): 4€
      - Children (under 10): free

      For the Vielcroze truffle:
      - Adults: 5€
      - Children (10 to 17 years old): 4€
      - Children (under 10): free
      Croustous in addition: 3€ per adult or child

      Combined tickets (Walnut Ecomuseum and Vielcroze Truffière):
      - Adults: 8€
      - Children (10 to 17 years old): 5€
      - Children (under 10): free
      Croustous in addition: 3€ per adult or child

      Schedule :

      • From 01/04 to 11/11 and during school holidays: from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
      • Last admission 1 hour before closing.
      • From 01/11 to 31/03 (excluding school holidays) only the shop is open from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., Monday to Saturday inclusive.

      contacts:
      www.domaine-vielcroze.com
      contact@domaine-vielcroze.com
      05 59 53 69 63
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Traveller Reviews Domaine de Vielcroze

4.3 sur 5 756 reviews

  • Jessica Townshend

    4 sur 5 Reviews posted by Jessica Townshend on 03/09/2022

    Learn about the importance of Walnuts to the Dordogne. See Walnut oil being made. Smell and taste the oils before purchase. Walk beneath a beautiful Walnut tree grove. Watch a video about the history of Walnut harvesting in which a pervy old dude sculpts a naked lady from Walnut wood and fondles her buttocks. Experience excellent food in the restaurant if you aren't on a budget.

  • Peter Still

    5 sur 5 Reviews posted by Peter Still on 30/06/2022

    Very educational and lovely staff

  • bruno valades

    4 sur 5 Reviews posted by bruno valades on 19/04/2018

    Nice to learn the nuts oil making process. You can taste the daily batch at the end.

Traveller Reviews Domaine de Vielcroze

4.0 sur 5 236 reviews

  • "Fascinating"

    4 / 5 Reviews posted by MelroseMunchkin (Melrose, United Kingdom) on 13/10/2022

    Thoroughly enjoyed our informative visit to this walnut farm. When we were there the harvest was in full swing so the restaurant was closed as the staff were being fed instead of the visitors...

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  • "Good Museum and Walnut Oil. Avoid the Restaurant"

    3 / 5 Reviews posted by planetary_janetary (Lourmarin, France) on 16/06/2022

    We enjoyed our visit and decided to extend it with lunch in the restaurant on site. Unfortunately we were left to wait for over 30 minutes after asking for the bill. The server simply did not return.

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  • "Little ones in awe"

    5 / 5 Reviews posted by BurtU80 (The Hague, The Netherlands) on 14/09/2019

    Nicely set up and full of lush walnut trees. Historical set up of wals, cooker and press. our 4yo is still making everyone taste the lovely nut oil and telling the story of what he saw at Ecomusee

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Domaine de Vielcroze

Address

Domaine de Vielcroze
24250 Castelnaud-la-Chapelle

GPS coordinates

44° 48'46.83"N, 1° 8'32.48"E

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