Castle of Franchimont

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  • Château de Franchimont 1049 ©FTPL P.Fagnoul
  • Château de Franchimont 062A6146 ©FTPL P.Fagnoul
  • Château de Franchimont 0946 ©FTPL P.Fagnoul
  • Château de Franchimont 1018 ©FTPL P.Fagnoul
  • Château de Franchimont 062A6329 ©FTPL P.Fagnoul
  • Château de Franchimont 1034 ©FTPL P.Fagnoul
Château de Franchimont 1049 ©FTPL P.FagnoulChâteau de Franchimont 062A6146 ©FTPL P.FagnoulChâteau de Franchimont 0946 ©FTPL P.FagnoulChâteau de Franchimont 1018 ©FTPL P.FagnoulChâteau de Franchimont 062A6329 ©FTPL P.FagnoulChâteau de Franchimont 1034 ©FTPL P.Fagnoul
Franchimont, an ancient fortification in Liège province, occupies a headland which dominates three pretty valleys in the northern Ardennes, 8 km from Spa. The present remains are a spectacular example of a medieval fortified castle which was adapted at the beginning of the Modern Age. NEW : Visits with personal audio-guide. The XI-XIIth century castle forms the nucleus of the fortress, surrounded by a wall with artillery from the start of the XVIth century. This structure is one of the rare examples of the changes in the systems of defence in Renaissance times and the casemates and their underground entrances form the major attraction of the visit. Your stay in this romantic place can be rounded off pleasantly at theCoffee House "Beyond the Castle":restaurant, snacks, drinks for your picnic, shaded terrace with a view of the castle.
Opening day(s)

Open: from May to September, daily from 10 am to 6 pm. April and October, weekends only from 11 am to 5 pm. During the Easter and autumn school holidays, daily open from 11 am till 5 pm.

  • Touring languages :
    • French
    • English
    • Dutch
  • Réception de groupes :
    • Groups welcome
    • Minimum number of people 20
  • Visites pour groupes :
    • Visites groupes
    • Average length of visit (hrs 3:00
    • Guided tours for groups (on request)
  • Facilities/Services :
    • Toilets
    • Parking
    • Conference room
    • Coach park
    • Cafeteria
    • Picnic table
    • Shop
Adult rate6.00€
Child rate3.50€
Tarif senior4.50€
Group rate4.50€
Forfait groupe4.50€
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Phone : +3287530489
17 Allée du Château
  • Languages spoken :
    • French
    • English
    • Dutch