Annecy chateau-museum

Interesting
The old residence of the counts of Geneva and the dukes of Genevois-Nemours possesses a range of buildings which were used from the 12 to the 16C. and then left abandoned. This chateau houses the Regional alpine lakes observatory (in the Stone Tower) , with its «interactive terminals», some painting exhibitions in the Hall of frescoes (many fragments of mural decorations from the 15C,) and a museum dedicated to local arts and traditions.

Useful information

Address:

Place du Château, 74000 Annecy

Phone:

+33 4 50 33 87 30

Price:

5.20 € (-12 years old free of charge)

Opening hours

Jun-Sep: 10.30am-6pm; rest of year: daily except Tue and Bank Hols 10am-noon, 2pm-5pm - closed some Bank Hols

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