Château de Vascoeuil – Centre d’Art et d’Histoire – Jardin et Parc de sculptures modernes – Musée J.Michelet

Patrimoine culturel,


In Vascoeuil, immerse yourself in art and history in a site granted the certification "Maison des Illustres" (Houses of Illustrious People).
In the heart of the Pays de Lyons-Andelle and the Vexin Normand region, 20 km (12 miles) away from Rouen, visit a listed country house now converted into an art and history centre that holds major exhibitions of renowned artists and has a packed programme of events. Granted the "Maison des Illustres" (House of Illustrious People) certification with the memory of the historian Jules Michelet (1798-1874) who loved, lived and wrote in this house, a family property for five generations. His study has been exactly recreated at the top of the medieval tower dating back to the 12th century and a museum gathers memorabilia that honour his memory in an outbuilding. Remarkable 17th century dovecote with revolving ladder. The English style park and the French-formal garden from 1774 hold an exceptional permanent collection of more than 60 works of art made by major 20th century artists.

Ratings and quality marks

  • 137
  • Maison des Illustres
  • Qualité Tourisme


Base rate - full rate adult : 10 € Child rate : 6,50 € Reduced rate : 6,50 € Rate for adult group : from 7,50€ to 11 € School group rate : from 4,50€ to 8 €
Price Min. Max.
Base rate - full rate adult 10€
Child rate 6,50€
Reduced rate 6,50€
Rate for adult group 7,50€ 11€
School group rate 4,50€ 8€




  • Restaurant
  • Bar, cafeteria, tea room
  • Covered picnic area
  • Picnic area
  • Parking for families


  • Shop
  • Restaurant with baby equipment
  • Bicycle parking
  • Free WIFI
  • Animals welcome
  • Groups welcome
  • Can be privatised