Château de Crèvecoeur-en-Auge

Interesting
The timber-framed buildings of Crèvecoeur-en-Auge Castle were restored in 1972 in keeping with the medieval logic of a farm and feudal motte surrounded by moats filled with water. The dovecote (15C) with its 1 500 putlogs is a fine example of the traditional architecture of the Pays d'Auge. After visiting the chapel (12C), which stages temporary exhibitions, head to the manor house (15C), protected by surrounding walls, and the orchard planted with 26 local varieties of apple trees.

Useful information

Address:

Route de Caen, 14340 Crèvecœur-en-Auge

Phone:

+33 2 31 63 02 45

Price:

8 € (-18 years old 5 €)

Opening hours

Jul-Aug: 11am-7pm; Apr-Jun and Sep: 11am-6pm; Oct (except school hols): Sun 2pm-6pm; Autumn school hols: 2pm-6pm

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