Rendez-vous at the château of Chavaniac-Lafayette

  • The gardens of the château ofChavaniac-Lafayette

    © CRDTA - Olivier Luc

    The gardens of the château ofChavaniac-Lafayette

    © CRDTA - Olivier Luc

  • The château of Chavaniac-Lafayette

    © CRDTA - Olivier Luc

    The château of Chavaniac-Lafayette

    © CRDTA - Olivier Luc

Rendez-vous at the château of Chavaniac-Lafayette 43230 Chavaniac-Lafayette fr

Rendez-vous at the château of Chavaniac-Lafayette

Located in the Haute-Loire department, the château of Chavaniac-Lafayette is the birthplace of the Marquis de Lafayette. The building has been changed many times during the years and it is now open to the public in order to tell the story of the famous marquis and his involvement in the American Revolutionay War. 

The visit will take you in the steps of the marquis de Lafayette in order to discover more about his childhood, his wedding and his career.  

The garden of the château is classified among the Remarkable Gardens of France. There you will be able to take in over a hundred different species of trees and bushes. Guided visits are also available.

Opening hours

The château is exceptionally closed until the 1st of April 2015, due to maintenance.
Open every day except Tuesdays, from 10 to 12 a.m. and from 02 to 06 p.m.
Open from 10 a.m. to 06 p.m in July and August. 

Prices

Adult: 7€
Children under 16: 5€
Free for children under 8

Contact

Château Lafayette
43230 Chavaniac-Lafayette
Tél : +33 4 71 77 50 32