Chateau Guillaume le Conquerant, Falaise

William the Conquerer's birthplace and an important stronghold of the Dukes of Normandy and English kings, Chateau Guillaume le Conquerant remains an impressive example of Norman fortification. French king Phillipe Augustus wrested the castle from the hands of King John in 1204. Learn about the building’s history through excellent audio-visual displays. Call ahead for guided tours in English. Work out when and for how long to visit Chateau Guillaume le Conquerant and other Falaise attractions using our handy Falaise online driving holiday planner .
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  • A must see. And for 8 euro's it's well worth it. Definitely have the tablet as this will show you what the rooms would have looked like at the time.  more »
  • Superb ballad in a castle made alive by the digital tablets that accompany every visitor. My small 6 year old daughter loved it.
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  • A very clear and interactive visit using good technology to allow you to see the rooms as they would have been. Great for children. Gardens pleasant to walk around.  more »

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