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of the castle
Built over a calcareous
headland at the edge of the Moselle and isolated from the plate
by ditches of 57 meters width, the castle dominated the city and
its enclosure, flanked of twelve turns and equipped with two porteries.
Around a large square keep, the primitive castle of XIe and XIIe
centuries were increased at the beginning of XIIIe. It knew in XVe
century a considerable extension and an early adaptation to artillery.
The cumulated length of its two enclosures, flanked of 21 turns,
reached 1,4 km. The association of the Châtel Old man accomodates
also days, workshops, classes of inheritance as well as training
courses of formation.La festival of the ramparts programs exposures,
concerts and various demonstrations.
for the old Châtel for the photographs as well as the
information on the castle.
- all days of July 1 at September
30 with guided tours with 15, 16 and 17 hours.
- the remainder of the year even time Saturdays, Sundays and public
holidays for the week only on go.
by adult into individual, 3€
by adult in group and 1€ for