DOMFRONT EN POIRAIE

Castle of Domfront

Historic sites and monuments

Pets accepted
The Castle of Domfront was built on an outcrop of Armorican sandstone and is a remarkable defensive site.
The present vestiges date back to Henry Beauclerc in the 12th century (keep and chapel). The ramparts incorporate a uniquely preserved inner corridor pierced with arrow-slits.
Free visit all year long.
Guided tours of the castle and the medieval city by Domfront Tourist Office every Tuesday and Thursday in French at 2.30pm from 15/06 to 15/09 ( + on Wednesday at 2.30 pm in English) on booking at the Tourist Office, minimum 4 people.
Contact details

Castle of Domfront

Domfront

61700 DOMFRONT EN POIRAIE

Phone : 02 33 38 53 97

Rates

Gratuities
Base rate - full rate adult From 3 €
Rate for adult group From 3 €
School group rate
Means of payment

Postal or bank cheques

Cash

Services

Pets accepted

Play area

Free WIFI

Facility

Guided tour

Educational visits

Coach Parking

Visits

VisitsIndividualGroup
Visite libre en permanence - yes
Visite guidées sur demande - yes
Average time30 minutes60 minutes
Further informationunguided tour all year long -

Group

Coach parking
Groups acccepted
Minimum number of people 10
Architectural site, historical and archaeological: Roman quadrangular tower built in the 12th century by Henry I Beauclerc and undermined in 1608, curtain wall cladding, priory of Saint Symphorien from the 12th century which was the subject of archaeological excavations and auditorium. Free visit of the site throughout the year. Guided tours in season.

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