Castle of the Empéri

Historic site and monument
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Perched on the rock of the Puech, the Empéri dominates the living room. This castle was from the ninth to the eighteenth s, residence of the archbishops of Arles.
The book, which also hosted Kings of France, is a Museum of art and costumes and military history. It houses collections formed from the beginning of the century by Raoul and Jean Brunon, who, since 1967, are property of the Army Museum. The Museum presents in 30 rooms: the history of the French army of Louis XIV to 1918. Collections of the Museum of the army. Free for the military and personal defense. Final architecture, Roman, Gothic, renaissance.The visit to the castle is free, the Museum is paying off.
Opening period (s)From 18/05 to 22/09/2024
Opening hours on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday between 10 am and 12.30 pm and between 2 pm and 6 pm.
General information
  • Parking :
    • Parking nearby
    • Coach parking
  • Client profile :
    • Groups
  • Visits :
    • you can visit it
  • Style :
    • Roman
  • Information panel language(s) :
    • French
    • English
Services, Tours, Activities and entertainment
  • Environments :
    • Close to a public transportation
    • Station district
  • Individual tour services :
    • Unguided individual tours available permanently
    • Guided individual tours on request
  • Group tour services :
    • Guided group tours on request
  • Historical patrimony :
    • Historic patrimony
    • Castle
  • Help for client/practical :
    • Tourist brochures
  • Visit :
    • Guided tours
Castle of the Empéri
Montée Du Puech
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Phone : +33 4 90 44 72 80
Fax : +33 4 90 56 28 37
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Entrance fee: 5.1€.
Château de l'Empéri
Montée Du Puech
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 43.638462
Longitude : 5.098425
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