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Chateau Ancy-le Franc, Ancy-le-Franc

Categories: Castles, Tourist Spots
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4.3/5 based on 100+ reviews on the web
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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  • We visited Ancy-le-Franc on our way back to Beaune after a length stop at Abbey de Fontenay. The design of the chateau and its courtyard were of interest. Several of the rooms were done very well, inc...  read more »
  • The castle is very well preserved, is an interesting and pleasant visit. There are very beautiful paintings inside. Beautiful park also.
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  • Field and Castle to visit, definitely worth a visit with friends, even family. For us a great tour. Do know.
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  • Exciting
  • Very interesting site and well maintained with only one flaw, a paper in an Italian translation is nothing short of shameful. At first we even thought the paper was written in another language. An automatic translator would not do similar damage.
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  • I already have several visits and it is always as beautiful I now await a night visit to the opportunity
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  • The 16th century masterpiece, by Sebastiano Serlio. A marvel...
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  • A Pearl of the Italian Renaissance in Burgundy not to be missed!
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