The Château de Ternay in the Loire Valley in the province of Poitou (Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France) was built by the Aviau de Ternay family. On twelfth-century foundations, the present château is the result of building campaigns from the fifteenth to the seventeenth centuries.Arrange your visit to Chateau de Ternay and discover more family-friendly attractions in Ternay using our Ternay trip planner.
Charles Louis d'Arsac, Chevalier de Ternay (1722–1780), styled Chevalier de Ternay, born at the château, escorted the French troops of Rochambeau to join the American Revolution. Felled by a fever, he is buried in Trinity churchyard, Newport, Rhode Island.
Still the seat of the comte and comtesse de Ternay, today the château is open for tours and overnight guests.
It has been listed as a Monument historique since 1996.
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The Tour was very good. It is free when you stay here and I think 5 euro or so if you do not. Parking is Free So, This is a rather inexpensive tour of a chateau . It is small but its very nicely... more »
I am a huge fan of visiting furnished castles. This one was a bit disappointing. Only saw a handful of rooms, 3. The cathedral part was lovely. The guide was humorous as he gave us some history... more »
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