Le château de Fougères est l’un des plus imposants châteaux forts français, occupant une superficie de deux hectares, et constituant un ensemble médiéval du XIIᵉ au XVᵉ siècle.
Le château est situé dans la partie ouest de la ville close de Fougères, en Bretagne, dans le département d’Ille-et-Vilaine.
Josselin is a French commune, located in the department of Morbihan and the Brittany region.
With its medieval houses with slate roofs which rise on the hillside, and Rohan Castle which overlooks peacefully in Oust, Josselin immediately offers a vision of the most picturesque. Posted border Gallo countries and Breton-country, in the heart of the old Viscount of PORHOET his website to discover a rich tourist resources Argoat.
The Château de Fougères is a castle in the commune of Fougères in the Ille-et-Vilaine département of France. The castle was built on a naturally protected site, a rock emerging from a swamp surrounded by a loop of the Nançon river acting as a natural moat. It had three different enclosures, first for defensive purposes, second for day to day usages in peacetime and for safety of the surrounding populations in times of siege, the last enclosure was where the keep was situated. In all it has an impressive 13 towers.
Trévarez Castle is a monument of the town of Saint-Goazec in Finistere.
The castle is the subject of a registration as a historic monument since June 4, 2009. He has also been awarded the « Heritage of the twentieth century », and the remarkable distinction Garden and was presented at the Chicago World’s Fair of 1904. Its wrought iron gate, Achilles Busson, was exhibited and awarded in 1903 at the Grand Palais in Paris before being installed at the Castle.
Nicknamed the « Red Castle » (or « pink castle ») is the last castle which was built in France. This new and modern castle was therefore, for the time, at the forefront of luxury and technology, who at the time of equipment still sometimes ignored in the beau monde of Paris by their modernity.
Combourg Castle is a fortress located in Brittany which is located on the territory of the municipality of Combourg Country of Romantic Brittany Ille-et-Vilaine.
The castle is located halfway between Rennes (39 km) and Saint-Malo (36 km) in the department of Ille-et-Vilaine (35), France. It is the subject of a classification as historical monuments since August 1966.
It was built between the eleventh century and the fifteenth century on a hill at the edge of « Calm Lake ».
The writer François-René de Chateaubriand, who immortalized the castle in his memoirs, he spent a gloomy part of his youth in the 1770s.