Chateau Ancy-le Franc, Ancy-le-Franc

4.3
#6 of 14 in Historic Sites in Yonne
Visit the amazing Renaissance palace, Chateau Ancy-le Franc, to marvel at some of the richest arrays of the 16th century: intact frescoes and wall paintings. Famous painters and sculptors, such as Primaticcio, Nicolo dell'Abbate, and De Hoey contributed their talents. Sebastiano Serlio introduced Italian Renaissance construction techniques to build the castle from 1544 to 1550. Chateau Ancy-le Franc is surrounded by a moat and complete with Corinthian capitals. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Chateau Ancy-le Franc by using our Ancy-le-Franc trip builder.
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  • August 16, 2017
    as as of our visits, we enjoy more in addition to this castle private, very well maintained, and the RE-discover each of our visits - gardens evolve terribly - the ground floor, now open to the public, will have to be restored
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  • August 15, 2017
    a lovely very well-preserved renaissance Castle almost completely furnished style XVIII and XVIIII century, pretty gardens and the magnificent outbuildings, really a very nice visit
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  • August 15, 2017
    Site maintained and enhanced. The tour includes many pieces of the castle which some renovating. We enjoyed the free loan of costumes for children and the richness of the interiors.
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  • August 10, 2017
    Beautiful chateau. Helpful and informative information card offered in English (most languages provided). Definitely worth a visit.
  • May 31, 2017
    Nothing that special. Havent been inside, but outside is classic french new chateau. It closes early (6 or 6.30 pm)
  • April 25, 2017
    beautiful renaissance chateau in lovely parkland. Well maintained and very interesting. Worth the visit
  • July 3, 2017
    Cute and impressive french castle. The fountain is beautiful.
  • July 15, 2014
    Exciting

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