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Chateau de Cormatin, Cormatin
Categories: Castles, Tourist Spots
Built in the early 17th century, Chateau de Cormatin boasts many original details including its impressive winding staircases and pristine antique decorations. Gardens, water features, and a wide moat add to the natural flow of the grounds. Battle armaments include turrets, a high-rusticated dungeon, gun ports, and a working drawbridge that will fascinate your and your older children's imaginations. Lavishly decorated quarters invite you to explore the prestigious lifestyle of the nobility. The famous "Gilded Rooms" provide the most authentic and brilliant testimony on the French marquis lifestyle, complete with hand-painted tapestries and refined paintings. Make Chateau de Cormatin a centerpiece of your Cormatin vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Cormatin trip builder.
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Une visite très riche en histoire.Le château est bien restauré. Les différentes périodes qui l ont composé et les différents aménagements au fil du temps en font un condensé historique. Les jardins qu... read more »A very rich history tour. The castle is well restored. The different periods that l have composed and different development over time make a historical Digest. The gardens surrounding the Castle are pleasant and refreshing with the river that borders them. The young guides are attentive to the questions and always ready to respond.show original
Château entretenu et rénové par des personnes qui méritent que l'on visite cet édifice situé dans un grand parc bien structuré. Visite agréable également avec des enfants.Castle maintained and renovated by people who deserve that we visit this building located in a large park well structured. Nice tour also with children.show original
J'ai visité maintes fois ce Château et à chaque fois c'est un émerveillement. L'escalier d'abord, qui permet de prendre conscience de l'importance de la demeure et de ses occupants, les appartements e... read more »I have visited many times here and every time it's a wonder. The stairs first, which allows you to become aware of the importance of the House and its occupants, the apartments and their ceilings, richly decorated with lapis lazuli pigments and gold leaf to reflect the light. The lobbies, rooms and offices to discover internal organizations of the time... And what about the Park and exteriors, gardens to the French until the vegetable garden? The gardeners work is remarkable, especially since it takes to combat the new invaders, as this so-called Caterpillar "boxwood moths", from an Asian Butterfly arrived in France in 2008, that is decimating little by little our most beautiful gardens in the French (Eyrignac for example). Not to be missed several times oak Centennial side Grosne, whose branches touch the ground.show original
Great visit! A historical place in a beautiful garden. The tours are in French but tourists can get booklets in several languages to follow along.
Very informative. The guide was excellent. Well worth the visit. The gardens were a maze ing!
Pierre ColinVery nice Castle! She visit's worth, it enables to learn many things about this place and its inhabitants. The guides are excellent, bravo to them!show original
Alexis DesboisA Castle a bit like that of Versailles in Saône et Loire that I visit 3/4 years ago I hope to see him again one dayshow original
Jose LoriteSpectacular castle with large spaces and Gardens along a maze of turf. In the interior is not too visit but still worthwhile. I highly recommend it. The gardens are to give a pleasant and quiet ride.show original
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