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History with children's eyes

INFO : from NOV, 20 you can join the castle on foot only.
The road is temporaly closed due to works on progress.
You can use 2 different ways to the château (5 to 10 min):
- via Rue du château
- via Rue du Tour de ville and Montée de Narbonne on the winding road.

HERE is the access map


Perched on the heights of Montélimar and accessible in a few minutes on foot from the city center, this medieval palace bears witness to the power of the Adhémar family, which gives the city its name. A true gem of southern Romanesque architecture, you can admire arched windows that are unique in the world and a breathtaking 360 ° panorama from the rampart walk.

A playful exploration of the Middle Ages

Curious of all ages or heritage lovers are invited to explore this unique castle, through several visit routes punctuated with games and activities for all audiences. In particular, you will learn about the history and architecture of the castle, the life of the lords and their subjects, the practices and rituals of the Middle Ages, the relations with the city of Montélimar through the centuries ...

A fun and original discovery of the history of the Middle Ages imagined and created by children and professionals from Drôme, which is part of a local and dynamic approach of collaboration and innovation.