Abbadia tours

Tour of Abbadia

Duration : 50 minuts.

Let’s discover Antoine d’Abbadie, a scientific explorer of the XIXth century, and his mansion build by the famous architect Eugène Viollet-le-Duc.

The discover starts in the observatory of astronomy equipped with Antoine d’Abbadie’s instruments. Souvenirs and inspirations of his travels all over the world adorn the walls : Ethiopian lifestyle’s scenes, Jerusalem bedroom or an Arabian living-room…The mansion is furnished and restaured as it was at the XIXth century.

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If you prefer, sometimes, we organize tours without guide to discover on your own the castle. In that case, you will have to download a leaflet on your phone to visit all the rooms of Abbadia.




« Les Abords d’Abbadia » guided tour

Duration : 1h30

2 times in that tour.

To the classic guided tour, we add 30 minuts outside the castle : the neogothic style, sculpures, and the gardens are explained.


"Prestige" guided tour

Duration : 2h

Once a month (exept July and August) , it's a way to discover the place and know the Abbadies like VIPs.

Moreover, it is the only chance to visit a new restaured room : the kitchen !

More suprises...


Guided tour of the park of the castle

Duration : 45 minuts

Discover of the outside, only.

We will speak about the history of the place, Antoine d'Abbadie's experimentations, flowers and plants in the garden, and the house Arragorry ...




Visite "Première heure"

Durée : 50 minutes.

Visite guidée classique du Château dans des conditions optimales : premiers sur le site, seuls dans le Château et à tarif préférentiel.

Proposée en juillet et août uniquement.

Chaque lundi, mardi, jeudi, samedi, à 9h45.



Guided tours for groups

(from 15 pers.)

Visit of the interior, of the park, turnkey service, ...

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