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Castle of Saint-Fargeau

Le Château, 89170 Saint-Fargeau, France

Iconic Buildings
Old Ruins

About Castle of Saint-Fargeau

The Castle of Saint-Fargeau is a monument in the municipality of Saint-Fargeau. It is an attraction for holidaymakers staying in the region.The château was originally a hunting residence in 10th century.   The château was designated as a monument historique in 1945 and has been open to the public since.

Attractions near Castle of Saint-Fargeau

Guédelon8.78km from Castle of Saint-Fargeau

Guédelon Castle is a castle currently under construction near Treigny, France. The castle is the focus of an experimental archaeology project aimed at recreating a 13th-century castle and its environment using the period technique, dress, and material. Construction started in 1997 under Michel Guyot, owner of Château de Saint-Fargeau, a castle in Saint-Fargeau 13 kilometers away. The site was chosen according to the availability of construction materials.

Briare aqueduct25.08km from Castle of Saint-Fargeau

An outstanding piece of engineering which was located in central France Built from 1890 to 1896. This Built from 1890 to 1896. One of the nice places to spend some nice time with pavements, elegant lamp posts, and beautiful views of the Loire River and its banks.

Château de la Bussiere27.04km from Castle of Saint-Fargeau

The castle of La Bussière is a French castle located in the commune of La Bussière and the department of Loiret in the Center-Val de Loire region.  Its main buildings were constructed between the end of the xvi th and beginning of the xvii th century under the Tillet. It has been open to the public since 1962 and houses an important collection of objects on freshwater fishing.

Castle of Saint Brisson sur Loire29.19km from Castle of Saint-Fargeau

The castle of Saint-Brisson is a castle French located in Saint-Brisson-sur-Loire in the department of Loiret in the region Center-Val de Loire.  The borders of Berry and the gates of Orleans, overlooking the bank left the main bed of the Loire, dried up at the opening of the side channel to the Loire at the end of xix th century in the neighboring town of St. Firmin-sur-Loire.  The Château de Saint-Brisson is the Loire château located furthest upstream on the river.

Briare Canal30.2km from Castle of Saint-Fargeau

The canal is one of the country’s oldest manmade waterways, built between 1602 and 1642. It connects the valleys of the Seine and the Loire. This canal is renowned as one of the favourite places for a barge cruise as well as being a highly impressive feat of engineering. It is also one of the main water sources of the area and also it is a good place to spend some leisure time in the banks of this canal.

Abbey of Saint-Germain d'Auxerre41.57km from Castle of Saint-Fargeau

This monastic complex, located outside the fortifications, was founded by Queen Clotilde in the 5th century.  This monument is witness to sixteen centuries of the history of Auxerre. Although composite, it offers an architectural ensemble of great interest.  The abbey church is Gothic in style.  In the late twentieth century, the abbey's residential and service buildings were remodeled as a museum, presenting prehistoric, Gallo-Roman, and medieval finds from Auxerre.

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Bourgogne-Franche-Comté is a region of east-central France, created in 2016 through administrative reorganisation from Burgundy and Franche-Comté.It is well known for its rich history and diverse scenery, the region stretches from the rolling Burgundy wine country in the west, to the Jura mountains and Swiss border in the east.