Visit of the castle

Discovery of apartments deprived together with the owner of the castle, as well as of exceptional art collection of French grand masters of the XVIIth and XVIIIth centuries.

© Château de Parentignat

Only available on Saturday, September 21st, 2018 and Sunday, September 22nd in morning: Guided tours of apartments deprived of the castle together with the owner of the castle of Parentignat (limited places(squares), compulsory reservation). Departs of visits of apartments deprived at 10 h 00, 11 h 00 and 12 h 00 on Saturday and Sundays. Maxi 15 people for every visit. Duration of visit 1/2 hours. At the end of the visit of the private apartments, the visitors join the departure of the classic guided tour. Classic guided tour of the space museum within the castle: discover the exceptional art collection of French grand masters of the XVIIth and XVIIIth centuries. At the end of the visit of the private apartments you join the departure of classic visits is at 10 h 30, 11 h 30 or 12 h 30, for duration about 45 minutes. The castle is on free visit a Saturdays and Sunday the afternoon.

About the venue

7, place du château, 63500, Parentignat
  • Château, hôtel urbain, palais, manoir
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  • Espace naturel, parc, jardin
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  • Musée, salle d'exposition
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  • Monument historique

The castle of Parentignat, called small Versailles from Auvergne by Henry Pourrat is a prerequisite for the curious visitor. Epargné in Revolution, it shelters one of the most important collections deprived of paintings(paints) of French grand masters today of the XVIIth and XVIIIth centuries. Visit will allow you to discover the different successions of lounges(shows), the dining room, the rooms(chambers) of splendours which still keep(preserve) a lot of their furniture of origin and the library(bookcase) with its 20 000 volumes. A walk among the trees of the splendid English-style park complètera agreeably your visit.

Access: A75 taken(brought) out 13 and CD 996