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Chateau de La Rochefoucauld, La Rochefoucauld
(3.9/5 based on 160+ 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
  • Very pretty possible to visit with period clothing. Full of surprises to Palace...
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  • Overlooking the city of la Rochefoucauld, this castle wonderfully conversed immerses you in a true and beautiful moment of history, both by its impressive library than his wardrobe room. Its terrace offers a wonderful view of the city below. A real jewel of our historical heritage.
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  • very nice set, we are diverted from the highway for lunch, and come across this jewel, nice discovery!
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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