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Chateau Fort of Lourdes, Lourdes

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Strategically placed at the entrance to the seven valleys of the Lavedan, Chateau Fort of Lourdes is an ancient fortress with origins dating back to Roman times. At the foot of the 14th-century keep lies the botanical garden with its unique miniatures. Look for the altar from Saint-Pierre de Lourdes, which has been relocated to the chapel. Discover the history of the Pyrénées through the large collection at the on-site museum. On display are locally made furniture and ceramics from the 18th century, traditional costumes and tools, and a shepherd’s hut. Use our Lourdes itinerary maker to arrange your visit to Chateau Fort of Lourdes and other attractions in Lourdes.
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  • Inside the castle is a small museum about the habits of people living in the Pyrenees ... very interesting.
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  • Access to the castle is easy for people with disabilities, children and older people, there is a lift .View from the castle to Lourdes as a view birds from the air. Castle is nice but garden around is...  more »
  • Beautiful place full of history. Great panorama for the photos. Very playful. Must visit
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