The Chateau de Sassenage, built between 1662 and 1669 by the wealthy Béranger-Sassenage family, stands as a magnificent example of the 17th century French architecture. As such, it has managed to preserve the characteristic identity of each of its living areas.
The Château de Sassenage estate (a national landmark) is composed of a 17th century castle and a majestic 8 hectare parc.
Built between 1662 and 1669 by the baron Charles Louis Alphonse de Sassenage, this castle is the last home of the Bérenger-Sassenage family. Beautiful example of classical french architecture, its exceptional collections of well-preserved period furniture still stands as a true witness of the lifestyle during the 17th and 18th centuries.
Several activities are proposed to discover on your own or with a group the Château de Sassenage estate an unravel its mysteries ! Guided tours are organized from February to December for individuals and all round year for groups.
Guided tour in English are available by booking
Guided tour of the Château
Price: 6 to 8 €
From 14/07 to 15/08
Guided tour of 1h
Price: 6 to 8 €
All year long the entrance fee is reduced to 6 € for teenagers under 18, unemployed, students and people with disabilities. The guided tour is free for kids under 6 years old.
Il est possible de réserver des visites toute l'année (en fonction des disponibilités du site).
Tramway line A, until the stop Fontaine La Poya (end of the line), then one of the following buses :
- Line Proximo 20 toward Veurey Mairie until Château stop
- Line Flexo 50 toward Sassenage les Côtes until Château stop
- Line Flexo 53 toward Noyarey Parc des Biches until Château stop
or bus line 54 until Château stop
or Transisère 5100 line until Château stop
Free admission to the historic gardens of the Chateau of Sassenage from monday to saturday, 9:00 am to 5:30 pm.