Château de Saint-Chamant

Saint-Chamant
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Description

The castle in Saint-Chamant (a listed monument) overlooks a beautiful valley, with a view of the Cantal mountains. It is composed of a donjon from the 15th century (military origin). It was amongst others a Robert de Balsac ' fief who was Seneschal of Agenais and Chamberlain of the King. In the 17th century, the Lignerac family, future Caylus Dukes built a main building where tapestries from Aubusson are on view.
Since 1783, the owner has tried to keep this place lively. As well as the tapestries from Aubusson, you can admire ones from Flandres (17th century), an altarpiece in the chapel (17th century), a big staircase and panellings.


Information

Pets accepted

Pets accepted : No

Amenities

Toilets, Exhibition space, Car park, Coach parking, Private parking

Language spoken

French

Services

Coach access, Set down on-site for groups, Guided tours

Min group size

Min group size : 20

Means of payment

  • Cheque
  • Cash

Language spoken for the visit

  • French

Others Informations

  • Free under : 7

Prices

Prices
Adult 6.00 EUR
Child 4.00 EUR
Group adults 4.00 EUR
Group children 4.00 EUR

Timetable

From 01/07 to 31/08
Daily between 2
30 pm and 6
30 pm


Contact / Location

Route de St-Projet-de-Salers
15140, Saint-Chamant