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Chateau de Montaigne

24230 Saint-Michel-de-Montaigne, France
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Waste of time and money

We arrived at the chateau and paid €5 per person to visit the park and were expecting to see a... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
Louise K
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London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Nothing like the photos

Very run down and you can't access much as it is roped off. Don't bother for a photo opportunity as... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
OzChards
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Perth, Australia
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good48%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
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Aug 21, 2017
“Interesting ”
May 6, 2018
“Waste of time and money”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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24230 Saint-Michel-de-Montaigne, France
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

We arrived at the chateau and paid €5 per person to visit the park and were expecting to see a castle garden or at least something that resembles it. What a disappointment! For the €5 per person we got to see a dry lawn, no...More

1  Thank Louise K
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Very run down and you can't access much as it is roped off. Don't bother for a photo opportunity as there isn't one. We didn't visit the tower.

Thank OzChards
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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

On a tour of this impressive Chateau. Rooms with period furniture. Photos of family and a small library. A wine tasting after the tour.

Thank Mars1964
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

This is a privately owned Chateau which is not open to the public. Only the Tour de Montaigne, the historic pied a terre of Michel de Montaigne is available for visits.

Thank Ewingston
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Reviewed 29 June 2016

Admittedly, I did not know that much about Montaigne when I visited the chateau. The French are very familiar with his writings and so this is more of a pilgrimage site for them. Having said that, it is a very interesting place on its own...More

2  Thank gatorboyOrlando_FL
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