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Catharian castle, Carcassonne, France

 
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Distance from city center: 0.6mi
Wazling's pictureby Wazling History & Culture travel tip
added on the 17th of August, 2009
If you are close, you should take a look at the impressing Castel at Carcassone. It also offers a great view over the city.

Address:
Tél : +33 4 68 11 70 70
Fax : +33 4 68 11 12 27
cite.carcassonne@monuments-nationaux.fr
http://www.carcassonne.monuments-nationaux.fr/

Price:
Guided tours:
People under the age of 18 get an discount or are free.

Opening Hours:
October till march: 10.00-17 o'clock
april bis september: 10:00-18.30 o'clock

 
 
 
 
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Carcassonne History

Forty-one years after Monfort took the city, the son of Viscount Trencavel attempted to invade and retake the city. He failed and Carcassonne fell under the rule of France in 1247. The city’s fortifications made it an important border stronghold between France and Spain, which was named Aragon at that time. King Louis IX and King Philip III built on to the city and extended it past the river [...]
 
 
 

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