Welcome to Castelnaud Castle
Built on a rocky outcrop in the heart of the Périgord Noir, the Château de Castelnaud offers a magnificent panoramic view over the Dordogne Valley. Founded in the 12th century, it is a perfect example of a medieval fortress. Today, the Château houses an important collection of weapons and armour. Along the bastion, the most powerful siege machines from the Middle Ages have been recreated and placed in attack positions..
Today, the castle is open:
Open 365 days a year
Last admission 1 hour before closing time
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Spring Break at Castelnaud
Sword fighting lesson, blacksmith demonstration, guided tour, firing of a trebuchet…