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Chateau de Dourdan

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Pulled off the motorway to find a restaurant and this chateau was in the centre of town. Very nice... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2016
Gemozac, France
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A contemporary walk back through French medieval history

A very important royal city in medieval times, Dourdan's history is still evident as you stroll... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2014
Paris, France
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

I came to Dourdan with the intention of visiting the Chateau. Given that it's built in the Middle Ages, it's a pretty well preserved piece of history. One can stroll into the courtyard of the Chateau free of charge, but I personally think it's a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 5 September 2016

For a very low tariff the visitor here gets to visit the chateau and get extraordinarily up-close to its 19th century furniture and fittings. There are some lovely original paintings too. The older history going back to medieval times is also revealed particularly in the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

An hour from Paris by RER will bring you to this charming little village full of history. There is a Chateau Fort from the 13th century, extensive museum with current exhibition of food of the middle age and a keep to climb with views over...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

Pulled off the motorway to find a restaurant and this chateau was in the centre of town. Very nice, not too big just right for a stroll round on a chilly day.

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed 3 July 2014

A very important royal city in medieval times, Dourdan's history is still evident as you stroll around the town and enter into the chateau. Visits to the exterior of the chateau and the gardens is free. There is a modest charge to visit the museum....More

Date of experience: July 2014
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Reviewed 25 November 2012

In a fortified chateau, an very interesting collection of pieces of Dourdan's history, which is fascinating. A 3 minute walk from the RER C from Paris ( 80 minutes from the Invalides station). Closed 12-14 h.

Date of experience: November 2012
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