Castle of Franchimont

  • Château de Franchimont
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
FaresDates Min Max
Tarif adulte3.50€
Tarif enfant2.00€
Forfait groupe3.00€
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Directions to :
17 Allée du Château
4910
Theux
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 50.53
Longitude : 5.82983
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Contact
Phone : +33 +3287530489
17 Allée du Château
4910
Theux
  • Languages spoken :
    • French