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Château de Menthon-Saint-Bernard

Historic site and monument, Castle in Menthon-Saint-Bernard
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  • Inhabited by the same family since the 11th century and built between the 11th and 19th centuries, it still contains its rich variety of furniture and period decoration. Nestled on a rocky outcrop, it offers a sublime view of the lake and the landscape.

  • In the 12th century, the castle had only three high square towers linked by sentry walks and a large courtyard where the villagers found refuge in times of trouble.

    During the Renaissance, the austere castle was transformed into a place of residence. Then, at the end of the 18th century, a facade was built, opening up a view of the lake.

    Then, at the end of the 19th century, under the impetus of the great-grandfather of the current owners, René de Menthon, the castle began its great...
    In the 12th century, the castle had only three high square towers linked by sentry walks and a large courtyard where the villagers found refuge in times of trouble.

    During the Renaissance, the austere castle was transformed into a place of residence. Then, at the end of the 18th century, a facade was built, opening up a view of the lake.

    Then, at the end of the 19th century, under the impetus of the great-grandfather of the current owners, René de Menthon, the castle began its great metamorphosis towards that romantic subtlety which makes up its charm and even its mystery...
  • Environment
    • In the country
    • View onto lake, body of water, river, canal
    • Mountain view
  • Spoken languages
    • English
    • French
Services
  • Accessibility
    • Mentally impaired
  • Equipment
    • Playground
    • Toilets
    • Car park
    • Orientation board
    • Sustainable development
    • Restaurant
    • Meeting room
    • Parking nearby
    • bus parking
    • Waste management
    • Rain water collectors
  • Services
    • Coach access
    • Room hire
    • Boutique
    • Set down on-site for groups
    • Tourist brochures
    • Tourist information
    • Guided tours
    • No pets allowed
Rates
Payment methods
  • Credit card
  • Cash
  • Rates 2024
  • Adult
    11 €
  • Child rate
    6 €
  • Adult group
    10 €
  • Children's group
    5 €
  • Garden and viewpoint : 3 €
Openings
  • From April 5, 2024
    until April 30, 2024
  • From May 1, 2024
    until June 30, 2024
  • From July 1, 2024
    until August 31, 2024
  • From September 1, 2024
    until September 30, 2024
  • From October 1, 2024
    until November 11, 2024
  • Friday
    1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Saturday
    1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Sunday
    1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday
    1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Saturday
    1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Sunday
    1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Monday
    10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Tuesday
    10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Wednesday
    10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Thursday
    10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Friday
    10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Saturday
    10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Sunday
    10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Evening tours on Wednesdays from 17/07 to 21/08 Dramatised tours every weekend and public holidays.
  • Friday
    1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Saturday
    1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Sunday
    1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday
    1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Saturday
    1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Sunday
    1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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