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Chateau d'Arques

11190 Arques, France
+33 4 68 69 84 77
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Basic compared to others castles in the area

Interesting on a very basic level, compared to the many other splendid castles/ ruins in this area... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Marie S
Lots of History but not much to see

Lots of History but not much to see pleasent enough and easy to get to and visit just off the main... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2017
126iana
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Oct 9, 2017
“Lots of History but not much to see”
3 weeks ago
“Basic compared to others castles in the area”
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+33 4 68 69 84 77
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting on a very basic level, compared to the many other splendid castles/ ruins in this area. I wouldn't discount it, but I wouldn't make it a priority unless you are closeby or driving through. The admission fee entitles you to access to the museum...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Lots of History but not much to see pleasent enough and easy to get to and visit just off the main road, but not much to write home bouat, no audio description and the leaflet a little light on information, but provided in english. The...More

Thank 126iana
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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Quintessential Castle of childhood dreams, the Donjon at Arques is a drawing come to life. Beautiful views out to the village and a good idea of the life in medieval times

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Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

I want to give this a 5 and my husband says give it a 3, so we're settling on 4! Beautiful castle with just 2 places intact to explore. However, we were there for about an hour as the donjon (main tower) has 4 levels,...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

This is a truly unique building, steeped in history going back to the cathar days. Beautifully restored too. Beware on the second floor, I have been here several times with different groups, absolutely convinced it is haunted.

Thank captainjamesmartin
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Reviewed 20 September 2014

A small Chateau of the Cathar era, the central keep of which is well preserved with little remaining of the outer walls. There is a museum but it was closed for our visit. The keep has 4 levels but nothing of interest presented therein. Pleasant...More

Thank dandms11
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