Château de Bazoches

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This characteristic medieval castle, built in the late 12C, sports a trapezoidal plan, with three round towers and a rectangular keep (the fourth tower, with machicolations, was added in the 14C). Marshal Vauban was given the property in 1675 as thanks for taking Maastricht; he converted it into a garrison. The interior has recently been restored and entirely refurnished, enabling visitors to find out more about this brilliant engineer and enlightened writer.

Useful information

Address:

58190 Bazoches

Phone:

+33 3 86 22 10 22

Price:

9 € (-15 years old 4.50 €)

Opening hours

Easter weekend, 1 and 8 May, Ascension Day, Whitsun, Jul-Aug, 1 and 11 Nov: 9.30am-6pm; mid Mar-end Jun and Sep: 9.30am-noon, 2.15pm-6pm; early Oct-mid Nov: 9.30am-noon, 2.15pm-5pm - closed 1 Jan, 25-26 Dec

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