LA CITE MEDIEVALE DE CHAUVIGNY

 
86300 CHAUVIGNY
 +33 5 49 46 39 01
 
 
 
Chauvigny invites you to the Middle Ages. Walk the streets and cobbled alleyways of the medieval city to meet the artists and craftsmen of art: stone carver, potter, basket maker, storyteller .... Relive the practice of falconry in the magical setting of the remains of Bishops Castle .
Discover the five castles of the upper town, all located on the same promontory overlooking the Vienne, which make it a unique site in Europe. Do not miss the capitals of the columns located in the choir of the collegiate world famous. One of the "most beautiful detours of France" promises a leap in time nearly 1,000 years.

 
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86300 CHAUVIGNY
Tel : +33 5 49 46 39 01
tourisme-chauvigny@departement86.fr
www.tourisme-chauvigny.com

Languages spoken

french 

 
 
 
 
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Poitiers Tourist Office
45, place Charles de Gaulle - BP 377 - 86009 Poitiers cedex
Tél. : +33(0)5 49 41 21 24 - Fax : +33(0)5 49 88 65 84 - contact us by email
From 21 September to 19 June: from Monday to Saturday from 9.30 am to 6 pm.
From 20 June to 18 September: from Monday to Saturday from 10 am to 7 pm.
Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm