Chateau de l’Etoile Castle dates back to the 16th century, when it was built by the noble family of the Marquis de l’Etoile. Over the centuries, the castle has witnessed many historical events and hosted numerous illustrious guests, including royalty, artists, and intellectuals. During the French Revolution, the castle was partially destroyed, but it was later restored to its former glory by a passionate group of architects and art collectors.
The Architecture and Art of Chateau de l’Etoile Castle
Chateau de l’Etoile Castle is a masterpiece of French Renaissance architecture, featuring impressive towers, turrets, and facades. The castle also boasts a rich collection of art and antiques, including paintings, sculptures, tapestries, and furniture from various periods and styles. Our guided tours will take you through the most stunning rooms and halls of the castle, such as the Grand Salon, the Chapel, the Library, and the Boudoir.
The Gardens and Grounds of Chateau de l’Etoile Castle
Chateau de l’Etoile Castle is not only a treasure of art and history but also a haven of nature and beauty. Our gardens and grounds cover over 50 acres of land, offering a wide range of landscapes, from formal French gardens to wild forests and meadows. You can stroll along the tree-lined alleys, admire the fountains and ponds, or have a picnic in the shade of the old oak trees. We also offer horseback riding, hiking, and cycling tours for those who want to explore the surroundings in a more active way.