Castle of the Dukes of Savoie, Chambéry
Place du Château, 73000 Chambéry Driving directions
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A castle then a prince's palace, the château was the seat of power of the counts and dukes of Savoie and key to Chambéry's rise as a city. It comprises a remarkable series of buildings dating from a period spanning the 14C to the present, including the Flamboyant-Gothic chapel, Sainte-Chapelle. The château has been the seat of the département council and Prefecture since Savoie became part of France in 1860. Guided tours take you around the emblematic places.


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    MICHELIN 2021
    218 m - 32 place Monge, 73000 Chambéry
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    308 m - 22 place Monge, 73000 Chambéry
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    MICHELIN 2021
    410 m - 6 rue du Théâtre, 73000 Chambéry