Drôme's castles

It is the most beautiful example of 16th and 17th century buildings in south east France. Nothing remains of the original castle mentioned in the 11th century, or the powerful fortress built by the Adhémar family in the 13th century.


chateaux-drome2Transformed many times between the end of the 15th century and the middle of the 16th century, then again in the 17th century, the feudal castle gave up its military function to become a pleasant and attractive residential dwelling.

The Drôme's castles

 

 

Do not miss: : Temporary exhibitions in the context of national events such as the” Journées du Patrimoine” (Heritage Days) “Lire en Fête” (Reading Festival)
More information : Tourist office of Montélimar. Tourist office of Grignan. Tourist office of Suze la Rousse