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Château du Coudray-Salbart

Chemin de Salbart
79410 Échiré
Phone : 05.49.25.71.07.
Fax : 05.49.25.71.07.
(2 Opinions)
1 avis
G.
7 April 2015
Visite du château et animations de Pâques sympa et variées sous un beau soleil. Parfait pour une ...
Impressive castle of the thirteenth century attributed to the legendary fairy Melusine, in the heart of the struggles between the kings of France and England, he controlled the crossing of the Sevre river, south border of the lords of Parthenay-Larchevêque. The current archaeological studies rank it as the castle of the thirteenth century the best preserved of France and England. architectural model for its time, it has unique features: - 10 rooms in an exceptional state of preservation. - Broken barrel vaults, in ribbed or perforated with an oculus dome; large fireplaces and beautiful; vast archers niches; latrines. - A sheath (corridor in the thickness of the walls) unique in Europe. This mysterious fortress defenses with remarkable hosts monthly events for young and old. Friends of Coudray-Salbart prepare the reopening of the castle scheduled for 1 April 2017. To this end, they will proceed to the establishment of a new war machine: a trebuchet. This is a siege engine that was used in the Middle Ages to destroy masonry walls and throw projectiles over the fortifications. This replica, called education, may be used by the public during certain events. We invite you to discover, preview, this new acquisition Saturday, March 18, at 11am, at the castle. Free or guided visits (groups of over 10 people and by reservation). Subject to prohibitions due to work or during excavations, the tour includes exterior tower along the Great Belt ditch and the castle (Barbican, the yard, the high court with remnants of steps oldest building, the towers and open rooms, ducts inside the walls). Opening: - From Saturday 1 April to 11 June 2017, open on weekends, public holidays and school holidays zone A (except Tuesday) from 14h to 18h (guided tour on Sunday at 15h). - From Monday June 12 to Thursday, August 31, 2017, open daily except Tuesday from 10 am to 12:30 and 14:30 to 18:30. Guided tours for individuals at 11h, 15h and 17h. - From Friday September 1 to October 30, 2017, open daily, except Tuesdays, from 14h to 18h (guided tour on Sunday at 15h).
Languages spoken
  • English

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Facilities
  • Car park
  • bus parking
Services
  • Special theme activity
  • Guided visits (groups only)
  • Self-guided visits (groups only)
  • Self-guided visits
  • Educational visits
Activities
  • entertainment for children
  • Special theme activity
Environment
  • In town : 30 km
Access point
  • Main road : 2 km
Château du Coudray-Salbart Échiré
5
2 Opinions
5.00
"Mme" G. Period of stay : April 2015
Visite du château et animations de Pâques sympa et variées sous un beau soleil. Parfait pour une sortie en famille.
5.00
"découverte top" sebastien Period of stay : June 2014
Super événement au château pour les journées de patrimoine animé par l'Amicale du château

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Château du Coudray-Salbart
Address :
Chemin de Salbart
79410 Échiré
Phone :
05.49.25.71.07.
Fax :
05.49.25.71.07.
Spoken languages
  • en
  • Français
  • English
  • Nederlands
  • Deutsch
  • Español