Durance

    Barben Castle

    €9,00

    Category: Tag:

    Address

    address

    Route du Château, Route du Château

    Town

    La Barben

    Postal code

    13330

    Website

    http://www.chateaudelabarben.fr/

    Map


    Description

    “The most picturesque and oldest castle in Provence” (Marius Granet) This Provençal jewel, a listed Monument, is completely furnished and inhabited. Anchored on its rock, the mediaeval fortress (XIth s) was the property of King René who sold it in 1474 to Jean de Forbin. This illustrious Provençal family transformed it into a pleasure palace which remained in their hands for 500 years. Take a tour of the apartments, with a guide in period dress and a puzzle game for children (gift at the exit), through about fifteen richly furnished and decorated rooms: chapel, lounge, dining room, leather room, kitchen, bedrooms, etc. Tour of the subterranean places (archery, guardrooms, jails, underground passages) with a mediaeval knight. “The most picturesque and oldest castle in Provence” (Marius Granet) This Provençal jewel, a listed Monument, is completely furnished and inhabited. Anchored on its rock, the mediaeval fortress (XIth s) was the property of King René who sold it in 1474 to Jean de Forbin. This illustrious Provençal family transformed it into a pleasure palace which remained in their hands for 500 years. Take a tour of the apartments, with a guide in period dress and a puzzle game for children (gift at the exit), through about fifteen richly furnished and decorated rooms: chapel, lounge, dining room, leather room, kitchen, bedrooms, etc. Tour of the subterranean places (archery, guardrooms, jails, underground passages) with a mediaeval knight. “The most picturesque and oldest castle in Provence” (Marius Granet) This Provençal jewel, a listed Monument, is completely furnished and inhabited. Anchored on its rock, the mediaeval fortress (XIth s) was the property of King René who sold it in 1474 to Jean de Forbin. This illustrious Provençal family transformed it into a pleasure palace which remained in their hands for 500 years. Take a tour of the apartments, with a guide in period dress and a puzzle game for children (gift at the exit), through about fifteen richly furnished and decorated rooms: chapel, lounge, dining room, leather room, kitchen, bedrooms, etc. Tour of the subterranean places (archery, guardrooms, jails, underground passages) with a mediaeval knight.


    Practical Information

    Full price (in €)

    9,00

    Price conditions

    Full price : 9 € / Reduced price: 7 €

    Reviews (0)

    Reviews


    There are no reviews yet.

    Be the first to review “Barben Castle”