Battle of Castillon

Evening dates

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The biggest show in new aquitaine

Discover the life of the peasants, the monks of St Florent, the knights, the nobility in 1453 year which put an end to the 100 years war. Thrill to the sounds of Jean Bureau's artillery and the clash between the Anglo Saxon, French and Breton cavalry during the Battle of Castillon. On a scenic area of ​​3 ha with dazzling lighting, with great pyrotechnic effects vibrate over the market with its acrobats, medieval dances of the harvest festival, waterfalls and crazy cavalcades.

The show

During 1h35, 250 extras and 40 riders make you relive this pivotal period in our French history. Access to the medieval village is free with any ticket purchase for the show. Start of the show at 10:30 p.m. Purchase on the internet and on site Car park at 2€.

The show

The Village

From 6:30 p.m., spend a pleasant end of the day discovering our many activities, for young and old. The medieval village is: a craftsmen's area, activities at the level of the fort, an esplanade of wooden games, crossbow shooting 1€, pony rides, and lots of new surprises Admission to the village alone is €4. On reservation: The backstage tour is €5. The murder party is 20€.

The Village

Restoration

For small and big appetites, you will find something to eat. At the Auberge Aliénor with a hot meal, at the snack stands (fries, sausages, sandwiches), drinks, and lots of gourmet pleasures (pancakes, ice cream, cotton candy, sweets, etc.). A vegetarian menu or traditional menu (starter, main course, dessert) for 17€. Car park at 2€.

Restoration

Show

29 €

Include entry to the medieval village
 

Restoration

17 €

Reservation recommanded

On site snacks
 

Behind the scenes

5 €

Ticket to be taken on site
 

The village

4 €

Open from 6:30 p.m.
 

MURDER PARTY: within a life-size game, investigate, improvise!

Our sponsors

For many years, our sponsors have supported our project and the show: we are very proud of it.

Mireille Calmel

Mireille Calmel

The best-selling author with 11 million readers with, among other things, many novels on Eleanor of Aquitaine -
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Franck Ferrand

Franck Ferrand

History writer, host of the program "Franck Ferrand tells" on Radio Classique.
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Pierre Durand

Pierre Durand

Olympic riding champion at the Seoul Games with the famous horse Jappeloup, member of the Sports Academy.
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