Park and Gardens Of Flaugergues Castle : The Château de Flaugergues, a ”folie” of the XVIIIth century, overlooks the park and gardens.
The French-style gardens are typical : arched alleys, mirror pond, decorative elements... however foreign influences are also evident.
The 3-ha English-style park was created in XIXth century with its own orangery. Strolling through the park, you will notice not only exotic species but also typical aspects of the ”garrigues” of Montpellier, collections of bamboos and palm-trees and the garden of 5 senses... Created in : 1696
Surface : 4ha
- Opening 2019 :
Open all year long :
* From October to May and August: Monday to Friday from 9.30 am. to 6 pm., and
Saturdays : 2.30 pm. - 6 pm.. (Closed during this period on Sundays and public holidays).
* June, July and September : Monday to Friday from 9.30 am. to 7 pm., Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays : 1 pm to 7 pm.
Free visit of the gardens without appointment, guided tour on reservation.
From 30 minutes to 3 hours, free tour, guided on demand.
Guided tours of the castle.
- Visits :
Guided visits with previous booking , Duration of a guided visit : 1h à 3h .
Access partially adapted for disabled persons.
- Charges :
7,00 € per person. Reduced price : 4 €.
Ticket issued for access to the gardens for 6 months.
- Services :
Shop, Public lavatory, Restaurant, Saloons to let, Seminars, Receptions, Congresses, Lectures, Cocktails, Concerts, Theatre perfomances, Marriage photos, Shooting of films, Wi-Fi Access, Children's workshops, Workshops garden, Practical training courses , Pedagogical presentations, Documentation center, Lawns for sunbathing, Dog admitted if kept on a lead, Carpark arranged, Castle visitation, Exhibition visitation, Collections, Catering service, audioguide.
A little detour will take you to the wine cellar, where you will be able to taste Flauguergues wines, and to discover local handicraft products.
- Access :
To the east of Montpellier, in the district from the Millenium, 4 km of the station and 6 of the airport.
A9 Motorway, to 2 km of the exit N°29, Montpellier east, direction Center Town then Millénaire.
Buses: N°9 Grammont direction, ”Evariste Gallois” stop.
Tram, stop Odysseum (1.4 km).
GPS (Lat x Long) : 43.610069000, 3.918434000