• Castle of Hautefort

    One of the most impressive castles in the Dordogne …

  • New event 2017

    Discover a real movie set in the castle for the needs of a shooting !
    Exhibition ” 50 years of cinema in Hautefort ” from April, 1st

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  • An immersive experience

    With the guided tour of the Château

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  • Go off to explore the castle, at nightfall !

    With the Night-visits in summer

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The castle
in a few words…

The medieval fortress was transformed into an imposing stately home during the 17th century, at the classical period. The interior contains a remarkable collection of 17th and 18th century furniture.

In the 19th century, the count de Choulot created the French formal gardens and the English-style park. Night visits bring the castle alive in summer…

Go off to explore one of the most impressive castles in the Dordogne …

  • Wonderful architecture

    The Chateau of Hautefort reflect, thanks to its position and its architecture, rank and power of the Marquis.

  • Life-size events

    All year round, events are proposed for the pleasure and the happiness of young people and family…

  • Extensive grounds

    The French formal gardens and the English-style park offer a variety of countryside and village views. The formal gardens, delimited by box hedges elegantly surrounding the Chateau, complement the architecture and enhance the pleasure of the visit.

  • A NF Environnement Label

    Aware of the environmental, social and societal challenges we face and because it is urgent to act for sustainable development by reducing our ecological impact on the environment, the castle of Hautefort makes a commitment in an approach for the NF Environment label. Hautefort is the first eco-labelled castle in France, in 2016!