Château de Grézan Art & Culture Centre near Montpellier is one of the jewels of the Biterrois wine chateaux. From the end of the 12th century to 1307, the Order of the Knights Templiers (a religious and military order from the Christian chivalry of the Middle Ages) formed commanderies throughout Europe, including one in Grézan. …More
Cassan Abbey (fr. Château-abbaye de Cassan) is an 18th-century building in France, classified as a historical monument. It is located in Roujan commune, Hérault département, Occitanie, near Montpellier.
The Augustinian priory was founded in 1080, on land donated by the Alquier noble family of Béziers A new church was consecrated on 6 October 1115.
The vineyard of …More
Margon castle (fr. Château de Margon)
The imposing 12th-century fortress consists of a rectangular building flanked by three round towers and surmounted by a watchtower. It is on three floors with four lines of stone surrounding the castle, as a sign of the right of justice that the lord possessed. The central tower overlooking …More
Pézenas (fr. Pézenas) is a commune in the Hérault department in the Occitanie region in southern France.
Pézenas is a town steeped in history as evidenced by its historic centre, a setting for late Middle Ages residences and numerous mansions from the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. But the history of the city is much older since …More
The Lézignan-la-Cèbe castle (fr. Château de Lézignan-la-Cèbe) near Montpellier. Lézignan-la-Cèbe is a commune in the Hérault département in the Occitanie region in southern France.
According to the Ministry of Culture of France, the castle was built between 1625 and 1630 by Henri II, Duke of Montmorency, for his wife. Of sober architecture, it consists of three …More
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The Sacristains castle (fr. Chateau les Sacristains) near Montpellier. The Domain Château Les Sacristains was established in the XIV century by the Benedictine monks of the Valmagne abbey to provide food and wine to the nearby abbey. The Domain is surrounded by 75 hectares of rolling landscape full of olive & truffle groves, vineyards, meadows …More
Agde (fr. Agde) is a commune in the Hérault department in southern France. It is the Mediterranean port of the Canal du Midi.
The city of Agde, sometimes nicknamed “the black pearl of the Mediterranean” because of its monuments built in basalt stone, has a long history. Populations are known from the end of the Bronze …More
D’O Castle (fr. Château d’O), also known as Domaine d’O, is one of the chateaux, old country mansions or follies, built by wealthy merchants, from the 18th century onwards, surrounding the French city of Montpellier.
The Parc du Domaine d’O is open to the public all year round. It contains a Montpellier folie with ponds and …More
The Grammont castle (fr. Château de Grammont) located in Montpellier. In the 13th century, the Montaut family built a fortified castle in a fief belonging to Simon de Montfort, who led the Crusade against the Cathars.
The domain of Grammont was first the seat of a priory under the Order of Grandmont. In 1174, the Grandmontains …More