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Interesting little castle

To be frank there is not a huge amount to see, but what is there is very nicely presented and was... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2018
JTPMidlands
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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great cap to a nice town

We visited the town on a Sat market morning also thinking that an advertised medieval event also... read more

Reviewed April 1, 2017
fssutton1
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Ithaca, New York
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Jul 29, 2018
“Interesting little castle ”
Jul 23, 2018
“Just a viewpoint”
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The castle of the lords of Anduze and Sauve (12th-13th centuries), symbolized by the Bermond tower, was turned into a royal fortress in the 13th century under Louis IX (Saint Louis). The buldings changed as the centuries went by and with the civil...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Chemin du Chateau Fort | Parking le long du Vidourle ou chemin de Belleau, 30250 Sommieres, France
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Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

To be frank there is not a huge amount to see, but what is there is very nicely presented and was only a couple of Euros per person. The film giving you the history of the place is very good, but the children struggled a...More

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Fabienne J, Médiatrice du patrimoine at Chateau de Sommieres, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2018

Hello. Thank you for you visit. We're pleased that you enjoyed it. Have a nice stay in Sommières and around.

Reviewed July 23, 2018

Not many things to see here unless this is your first castle trip. A nice view of Sommieres from the top, but that's it.

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Fabienne J, Médiatrice du patrimoine at Chateau de Sommieres, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2018

Thank you for coming to Sommières. We hope you enjoyed the visit of the castle, especially the top of the tower and the chapel. Have a nice summer.

Reviewed April 1, 2017

We visited the town on a Sat market morning also thinking that an advertised medieval event also occurs on the first weekend in April. Well no sign of the event. The Sat market however is very good. The town and the bridge are very interesting...More

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