• Cultural

Heritage days: the tower of the lords of Faverges

In the Tower of Faverges, History and culture mingle with the unique environment with a 360° view of Faverges. The castle officially becomes part of History on December 8, 1112.
Listed Historical Monument (I.S.M.H)

Cultural Heritage days: the tower of the lords of Faverges Faverges-Seythenex


On Saturday 17 September 2022 from 10:00:00 in 16:00:00
Faverges-Seythenex (74210)

Walking up the 145 steps leading to the panoramic gallery means going for a discovery of the castle's History and that of its owners, learning about its role: at first as a place of power, then as a residence, an industrial building (manufacture then silk factory), a social building (military hospital, Swiss Red Cross camp) and finally a tourist site.


Free of charge.


Languages spoken : English, French, Italian
Languages of documentation : English, French


Saturday 17 September 2022 between 10 am and 4 pm.
Last visit starts at 3:40 pm.

Sunday 18 September 2022 between 2 pm and 6 pm.
Last visit starts at 5:40pm.


293 chemin de la Vie Plaine Faverges 74210 Faverges-Seythenex

  • Not accessible in a wheelchair

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Information update on 30/07/2022 by Office de Tourisme des Sources du Lac d'Annecy