Château de Lavoûte-Polignac

Visit one of the very first chateaux on the River Loire, 11 km north of Le Puy-en-Velay, in the Loire gorges. The chateau is still owned by a member of the Polignac family. This is a chance to see beautiful riches in an exquisite setting.


For a thousand years, the Chateau de Lavoûte-Polignac has looked down on the River Loire. The residence of the dukes of Polignac contains a major collection of art works, paintings and archives linked to the illustrious family.
The château is open from spring to early November.
Visit last around 45 minutes.
Outside of visiting dates and times, visits can be organised for groups after reservation.

Languages spoken

  • French


  • Historic patrimony
  • Castle


Full price: 9 €
Child (7-14 years): 3.50 €
Student: 8 €
Group adults: 8 €.

Free entry for children < 7 years, the drivers.
Group rate available for > 15 people.

Modes de paiement

  • Check
  • Cash


From 31/03 to 07/04/2024, every Saturday and Sunday.

From 13/04 to 28/04/2024, daily.

From 01/06 to 29/09/2024, daily.

From 01/10 to 13/10/2024, every Saturday and Sunday.

From 19/10 to 03/11/2024, daily.


3 route du Chateau
43800 Lavoûte-sur-Loire