Château of Lauris — Heritage — Castle Road of the South Luberon — Remarkable Garden

Maison Aubert La Calade - 84360 Lauris
Park and garden Terraced   Remarkable garden  Activity   Children's entertainment   Botanic trail   Handicrafts workshops  Garden   Botanical garden  Accessible for self-propelled wheelchair...

Free access to the "Jardin Blanc" (White garden) all year long!

Discover the two long terraces of the 18th century castle. The "White Garden" is a public garden. The Conservatory Botanical Garden of Dye Plants has more than 250 species for dyeing, painting, cosmetics and food. Guided tours and workshops.

The two upper central terraces of the castle, recently rehabilitated in the White Garden for one, in esplanade for the other, promise the visitor an exceptional view.

The Botanical Garden (inferior) is entirely devoted to dye plants: more than 250 species of plants from which dyes are extracted for dyeing, ink or food, among others. He was awarded the Remarkable Garden Label in 2011 and won the third prize in the Departmental Contest of Architecture and Landscape in 2010. Current theme: "Plant Colors and Ecology", a sector of the future when there are more than 10 years, the Jardin Conservatoire was created by Michel Garcia The actors of the renewal of vegetable color were still few in number, and the members of Couleur Garance were often considered simple traditionalists. Today, in recognition of the toxicity and pollutant character of petroleum derivatives widely used for food dyes and dyes, the development of renewable resources and non-polluting processes is a subject of growing interest throughout the world. Couleur Garance has returned to the heart of the news!

Opening period

From 01/01 to 31/12/2019, daily between 10 am and 8 pm.
- White Garden: open all year, every day from 10 am to 8 pm.

- Conservatory Botanical Garden of Dye Plants: open from May 5th to October 31st, Tuesday to Sunday, 10 am to 12 and 2 pm to 7 pm.

- Guided tour Thursday 10 am. (on reservation).


Free entry for children < 12 years.

- Adult fare: €6 to €6.
- Reduced rate: €3 to €3.
- Guided tour adult: €9 to €9.
- Guided tour reduced rate: €4.5 to €4.5.

surroundings :
Village centre, River 5 km away, Overview on river, Mountain view, View over the vineyards,

Geographic perimeter :


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