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Castle Bioule

Historic site and monument, Historic patrimony, Castle, Classified in Bioule
  • This well-preserved medieval fortress is a remarkable building. Built at the end of the 13th century, like the one in Nègrepelisse.

  • It is organized around a central courtyard according to a quadrangular plan with circular volumes at the corners. Its plan and its organization are more complex than those of Nègrepelisse because here, the brick construction included former buildings (chapel and quadrangular keep, both of Romanesque period). The history of the castle in the Middle Ages is linked to that of the Cardaillac family, close to the kings of France. The medieval frescoes in the hall of the priests and in the chapel...
    It is organized around a central courtyard according to a quadrangular plan with circular volumes at the corners. Its plan and its organization are more complex than those of Nègrepelisse because here, the brick construction included former buildings (chapel and quadrangular keep, both of Romanesque period). The history of the castle in the Middle Ages is linked to that of the Cardaillac family, close to the kings of France. The medieval frescoes in the hall of the priests and in the chapel are the jewel of this castle which, another curiosity, has housed the village school since 1889. Discovery sheet available at the Bruniquel Intercommunal Tourist Office. Free visits for children under 7 years old, children from 7 years old and groups: 2€, adults: 3€. Visits in July on Saturdays and Sundays from 3 to 7 pm and in August every day from 3 to 7 pm. Tel : 05 63 30 95 62 - Fax : 05 63 30 37 85 - mairie.bioule@info82.comFiche discovery of the heritage "Le Château de Bioule".
  • Environment
    • Cycle track/route within 500 m
  • Spoken languages
    • French
  • From January 1, 2022 to August 31, 2022
  • Adult
    3 €
  • Child
    1 €

    • From 8 years old.

  • Group adults
    2 €

    • From 11 people.

Openings
Openings
  • From July 1, 2022 until August 31, 2022
    Opened Everyday