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Chateau de la Roche-Jagu

Domaine departemental de la Roche-Jagu | La Roche-Jagu, 22260, France
+33 2 96 95 62 35
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We visited the castel and it’s gardens did the entire tour and wore not overwhelmed. The gardens... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mestengo76
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Beautiful castle, fantastic view!

Very interesting castle even on a rainy day! Lots to see and do. English translation. Shame the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rod S
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Let yourself be guided by your imagination, in the manor house, in the gardens, to the rythm of the seasons. In Brittany, betwenn Pontrieux and the Brehat archipelago, La Roche Jagu Estate is the place to reflect on the landscape as a material, a territory and a perception. Every year, it hosts tempory exhibitions and artists in residence. An opportunity to broaden your horizons. Property of the Cote d'Armor Departemental Council since 1958, the castle built in the 15th century, is the last remant of a chain of defensive sites overhang the valley of the Trieux river. It is classified as a historical monument in 1930. La Roche Jagu park welcomes around 200,000 visitors each year, who like to relax, either on their own or with a guide along the paths where you can always find your way. The access to the park is free all year round. La Roche Jagu Estate is also developing a programme of living spectacles and specific project around the « Art du chemin ». At La Roche Jagu, artists of national and international renown as well as young artists from varied disciplines have come to share their work with an ever-increasing number of spectator. La Roche agu Estate is a majestic site full of stories and sercrets, a space for all kinds of discoveries
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  • Average7%
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“the river” (13 reviews)
“herb garden” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Domaine departemental de la Roche-Jagu | La Roche-Jagu, 22260, France
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+33 2 96 95 62 35
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the castel and it’s gardens did the entire tour and wore not overwhelmed. The gardens have an enormous potential which is not used their are no signs explaining the concept the plants or the rest of it you even have to pay a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very interesting castle even on a rainy day! Lots to see and do. English translation. Shame the cafe was closed. The view from the castle of the river was fantastic.

Thank Rod S
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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful place the grounds were amazing with something for everyone. We spent 2 hours following the route through the grounds and down to the river. Some of the pumped water features are sensor operated which was interesting and fun for children to see....More

Thank Sally P
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

We visited here in the afternoon and spent a good 4 hours looking around. It is a nice size house for a day visit. We were able to see everything on offer and not feel rushed to finish. Kids loved it, and we were also...More

Thank Andrew G
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

We visited the chateau this week and astonishingly it was closed between 12 and 2pm. It seems ludicrous that in 2018, a tourist attraction closes for 2 hrs in the middle of the day! We decided to look at the gardens, which are free to...More

Thank LancashireRamble
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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

It was a rainy day when we visited this magnificent chateau but that didn’t put us off. We were welcomed and offered audio in English which the kids were especially delighted with. It’s a big old place to visit and you need to have some...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2017

Extensive grounds including fantastic medieval herb garden, potager and aromatic garden. There are lots of steep slopes around the grounds but you can visit as much or as little as you want. The chateau which in itself is very interesting also hosts regular exhibitions. "...More

Thank Teresa S
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Large fortified manor house sat in a dramatic position above a sweeping bend in the river. Interesting exhibits in the house on sleep & space in French and English. Acres of beautiful gardens & terraces down the hillside to the river. We spent about 5...More

Thank MoorlandMan
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Reviewed 11 December 2016

Located high above the river with great views this chateau is splendidly picturesque and is surrounded by a most interesting garden that explains much about medieval use and attitudes towards plants, for medicine, for perfume, as an adjunct to food and preserving. Staff here interpret...More

Thank John P
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Reviewed 6 October 2016

We visited the chateau in early October and it was deserted. It was a beautiful building and the gardens were interesting as they were on varying levels. There was a magnificent viewpoint over the river valley below. It is free to look around the grounds...More

Thank murielstonebridge
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michellemullaney20
11 April 2018|
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Response from r0chejagu | Property representative |
Hello, the garden is free and open. Actually the castle is closed. It will opened with the new exhibition "La fabuleuse odyssée des épices" 05/05/2018
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Rachel H
1 June 2017|
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Response from Sally P | Reviewed this property |
Yes but must be on a lead
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