Chateau de Saint-Germain-de-Livet, Lisieux

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Chateau de Saint-Germain-de-Livet comprises of a half-timbered manor dating from the 15th century and a glazed brick and stone building from the Pré-d'Auge dating from the end of the 16th century. The chateau combines medieval and Renaissance elements and is surrounded by a moat and a peacock garden. It has been owned by the town of Lisieux since 1958 when it was donated by the Riesener family. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Chateau de Saint-Germain-de-Livet by using our Lisieux itinerary builder.
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  • August 16, 2017
    Visit with the class of my daughter. A splendid setting, of the very friendly hosts. A must see!
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  • August 13, 2017
    A moment out of time, just simply beautiful, garden and well-maintained Castle, a castle on a human scale, could we say...
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  • August 8, 2017
    Half an hour from Villerville we felt this would be a good morning's sightseeing. We arrived at 1045 to find it does not open until 1100 (websites suggest 1000). We paid for our entry and we were told...  more »
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  • April 19, 2017
    Nothing special but a lovely location
  • June 6, 2016
    Exceptionnal garden ... don t miss the chapel when you go out from the castle. .. cross the Road. .. it s magic ...
  • July 4, 2017
    Hidden gem!
  • May 3, 2016
    Super...cool
  • September 8, 2017
    Magical, very well maintained, unusual place. Very interesting tour punctuated with anecdotes. Small tea room in front of the Castle valuable until our time of visit.
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