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Château de Vautheau

Castles and Defense Sites in La Grande-Verrière
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  • The association "Renaissance du Château de Vautheau", created in 2015 and composed exclusively of volunteers, aims to safeguard and enhance the site. The first step was to clear the ground and clear the brush. Once this was done, it was possible to move on to the next stage, opening the site to the public.
    This castle, with its undeniable historical, architectural and scientific potential, has been the subject of much research. Initiated by Michel Desvignes and Valentin Chevassu who wrote a...
    The association "Renaissance du Château de Vautheau", created in 2015 and composed exclusively of volunteers, aims to safeguard and enhance the site. The first step was to clear the ground and clear the brush. Once this was done, it was possible to move on to the next stage, opening the site to the public.
    This castle, with its undeniable historical, architectural and scientific potential, has been the subject of much research. Initiated by Michel Desvignes and Valentin Chevassu who wrote a book entitled "Le château et la seigneurie de Vautheau, en autunois Histoire, architecture et archéologie".
    Excavations carried out by archaeologists have confirmed the scientific importance of this site. Research work is still in progress.
    Various workcamps have been set up to facilitate and secure the work of the researchers.
    At the same time, the volunteers are keen to bring the site to life by organising various events. Every summer, concerts, drawing courses, hikes, heritage days and private visits are organised ....
    A charming place, with a bewitching power, everyone has a good reason to enjoy it. Whether it is to be lulled by the voice of a storyteller, to enjoy a concert, for architecture enthusiasts, to enrich their knowledge or for the curious, to discover construction techniques during educational workcamps, there is no shortage of opportunities to discover the Château de Vautheau.
  • Spoken languages
    • French
    • English
Services
  • Activities
    • Specific theme activities
    • Adult workshop
    • Junior workshop
Rates
Payment methods
  • Cheques and postal orders
  • Cash
  • Rates
  • Base rate - full rate adult
    5 €
  • Gratuities
    Free
Openings
Openings
  • All year 2022