Chateau de Montresor, Montresor

3.9
#8 of 41 in Parks in Loire Valley
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. A visit to Chateau de Montresor represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Montresor tour planner to plot your vacation.
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  • a visit to a castle that deserves the interest of lovers of history, friendly see family, this castle is in need of a kick of freshness. HELP BY VISITING
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  • This is a very beautiful castle on the outside and inside aesthetics is really interesting; beautiful furniture, beautiful pictures and lots of pretty things. I avoid the comparisons for heritage or for restaurants. Unlike other reviewers, I have not found the excessive price of admission. I just wish that the treasure room is closed, and this following a burglary several years ago: this indicated clearly nowhere
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  • Very beautiful castle with a somewhat summary explanatory booklet for my taste, very well furnished, with a nice garden, if you're in the neighborhood n visiting be sure to you stop
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  • Montresor has an arrangement with several other chateaux. Buy one full price ticket at one and the others will give a reduced price if the original full price ticket is presented. My advice is to organize your trip so you visit Montresor last. The ticket seller will confiscate the original ticket and you will not be able to get the discounts at the other chateaux.
  • Very nice place. One of the anciest castles in the region (XI century).
  • Beautiful place, one of the best in France!
  • Beautiful small village, and very quiet. The chateau guards over the town, and is visible from just about everywhere.
  • Nice place

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