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Chateau de Montresor, Montresor
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Come to Chateau de Montresor to view a rare collection of French and English 19th century firearms and 16th - 19th century weapons. Built by Fulk Nerra starting in 1005, this medieval fortress has a 15th century Renaissance mansion built on the grounds and a garden surrounding the property. The original furniture and interior from 1849, including trophies representing hunting and sporting awards from around the world, can be found to this day. Your admission includes entrance to the romantic garden and park built in the 19th century, complete with flowers, exotic trees, delicate fountains, and sculptures by old master artists. Put Chateau de Montresor into our Montresor trip itinerary builder to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Montresor.
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  • A wonderful Chatueu, lovely visit. Outstandingly beautiful. Good value for money and definitely worth a visit 
  • It's a different tour. The Castle has its interior very well preserved and worth knowing. We walk through the garden (which was undergoing maintenance) and left walking the narrow streets of the city, watching the houses and the landscape. It was very interesting.
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  • Superb visit to nightfall (November 12 to 18: 00). Note the castle is open until 7 p.m.
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  • Beautiful small village, and very quiet. The chateau guards over the town, and is visible from just about everywhere.
  • One of our favourite chateaux to visit in the Southern Touraine area of the Loire Valley.Real lived-in feel (because it is) with well furnished rooms. You have the added bonus of its setting in one of the 'Les-Plus-Beaux-Villages-de-France'
  • Truly beautiful. Not mentioned in many travel guides but a must to visit!
  • A beautiful castle furnished to the landscaped garden. The castle is very steeped in the Polish culture of the owner, it is all the more unusual! Many small treasures was discovered! Ballads from the balconies of the Claude offers magnificent views of the old houses of the river and the Castle. One of the most beautiful villages of France.
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  • The village really worth the detour and the Castle too. A short visit which will probably deserved a guide.
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