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7 - 9 June 2019Passed
Conditions
5€ by grown-up, free-18 years, limited to 50 people at the same time.
June 2019
Friday 7
10:00 - 18:00
Saturday 8
10:00 - 18:00
Sunday 9
14:00 - 18:00
7 to 99 years old

Château du Rocher

2 chemin du Rocher, 23260 La Villeneuve
  • Creuse
  • Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Bare visit of the park of the castle of the Rock

Come discover this environmental park to the hundred-year-old rhododendrons, created in 1908 by the family Chapal, the famous furriers of the Creuse, and opened this year unusually to the public.
7 - 9 June 2019Passed
Conditions
5€ by grown-up, free-18 years, limited to 50 people at the same time.
© Thibaut Pichard

The guided tour will allow you to travel(browse) the whole park and explain you how its construction reflects the lifestyle of the big(great) industrialists of the end of the XIXth century.
Find the actuality of the park on our page:
www.facebook.com / parcdurocher

Types of events
Guided tour
2019 Theme
No selection
Conditions for participation
Reduced fare

About the location

Château du Rocher
2 chemin du Rocher, 23260 La Villeneuve
  • Creuse
  • Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Tags
English garden, French garden, Private garden
Landscape park with century-old rhododendrons that was created in 1908 by the Chapal family, famous pelletiers of the Creuse. The park dominates the valley and cohabits on several floors three traditions: rock gardens, French and English gardens, with rare plant species for the region such as giant sequoias and Lawson cypress. The pond below is surrounded by a beautiful set of rocks with rustic bridge, false rock, balustrade and cave.
Access
Access by car along RD 941
© Thibaut Pichard