BENOUVILLE

Château de Bénouville

Chateaux

Built by Claude Nicolas Ledoux. Property of the Calvados Council. Monumental edifice among the most innovative examples of French Neoclassicism (18th century).
It also houses the European Institute of Gardens and Landscapes. A series of conferences on the subject of parks and gardens are organised all year round.
Further information at: www.europeangardens.eu
Exhibitions in 2016: "La Normandie des jardins" (The Normandy of gardens).
Contact details

Château de Bénouville

1 avenue de Caen

14970 BENOUVILLE

Phone : 02 31 95 53 23

Rates

Gratuities

Opening times

Open from the end of June to the end of September, every day except on tuesdays from 2 to 6pm.

Activities

Conferences

Temporary exhibitions

Facility

Coach Parking

Visits

VisitsIndividualGroup
Further informationGuided tours in F by appointment (by fax) of the main staircase, the rooms and the chapel: 55min. -

Group

Coach parking
Minimum number of people 15
Built by Claude-Nicolas Ledoux, this chateau is now owned by the local authorities. A monumental building, it is thought to be one of the most innovative examples of French neoclassicism (18th century). The chateau also hosts a different exhibition each year.