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Chateau de La Rochefoucauld, La Rochefoucauld
(3.9/5 based on 150+ reviews on the web)
With a rich history reaching as far back as the 11th century, the is known primarily for its distinct architecture. The main attractions include a grand staircase and galleries that are said to have been constructed based on the designs of the legendary Leonardo Da Vinci himself during the 16th Century. Although there have been a number of changes and renovations that have taken place since then, visitors can still take guided tours of the libraries, furnished rooms, and even the building’s underlying foundations. Even though most of the castle is open to the public, one wing of the castle is still occupied by the Duke and the Duchess. Make Chateau de La Rochefoucauld part of your personalized La Rochefoucauld itinerary using our La Rochefoucauld itinerary maker.
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TripAdvisor
  • Too bad that the focus (sound and light) have been removed in recent years. A visit just for the story that you can make.
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  • We live quite near to this beautiful chateau and we visit every time we have guests staying with us. We never tire of going there as we see something new each time. Most of the chateau is visited ungu...  more »
  • nice visit with a special mention for basements and libraries! not to mention beautiful family trees of the family... or the possibility for adults and children to dress up the time of the visit
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  • A very pretty castle with some beautiful rooms. Take the guided tour to see the libraries and the archive rooms, it's very interesting!
  • Absolutely beautiful place, stay for the tour of the Biblioteque, fascinating. Was about €8 each adult to enter, lovely couple of hours spent.
  • beautiful setting. i was here for a wedding and the place was incredible.
  • Bit expensive but a good experience.
  • Extrem sehenschwert