As it is now, the chateau essentially dates from the 13 and 15C, enhanced in the 16C by bays and dormer windows made from tufa freestone. The crypt and the keep (exceptional timber frame added in 1220) are the oldest parts of the building. It houses the Naïve Art museum.
Address:Place de la Trémoille, 53000 Laval
Phone:+33 2 43 53 39 89
Price:3 € (-25 years old free of charge) €
Jul-Aug: 11am, 2pm, 3.30pm and 5pm, weekends 2.30pm, 3.30pm and 4.30pm; rest of year: 3.30pm, weekends 2.30pm, 3.30pm and 4.30pm - closed Mon, Sun morning and Bank Hols