Château des Milandes
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Tips from locals
Home of the amazing Josephine Baker, singer, actress, spy, civil rights leader and adopter of ‘les enfants du monde’. Fascinating museum of her life, wonderful gardens and twice daily birds of prey display.
On the banks of the Dordogne River with beautiful Parklike Grounds is the chateau once owned by the Paris socialite and stage performer Josephine Baker. Her story is interesting and compelling and the chateau is presented as a museum to her memory. There is a bird of prey show which is a must do and…
The home of Josephine Baker - uou cant help be inspired by this wonderful woman and her achievements. Look around her home, learn more about her life and there is also an amazing Bird of prey display
The Perigord is the home of 1001 chateaux, many of them open to the public our favorites being Castelnaud and Chateau des Milandes (the home of Josephine Baker). Le Banquet is within 30 minutes drive to over 10 of these wonderful chateaux.
The Château des Milandes is a manor house in the commune of Castelnaud-la-Chapelle in the Dordogne département of France. Built by Francois de Caumont around 1489, it was, until 1535, the main house of the lords of Caumont, who preferred to live in this manor house instead of the large,…