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Saint Point

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71520 Saint Point

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Visits guided

  • From the 15th april to the 15th october : saturdays, sundays and holidays.
  • From the 14th july to the 25th august : everyday.
  • Visit the morning at 11h00, the afternoon at 15h, 16h and 17h.
  • closed from the 1st to the 8th july and from the 1st to the 8th september.

Groups (from 20 peoples)

  • All the year on reservation.


Saint Point feudal castle, is bought in 18O1 by the poet´s father.

Alphonse of Lamartine settles there in 182O after his marriage with the English Mary Ann Birch. Restored and increased the castle will remain its family property until his death in 1869.
Always remained intact and visible, furniture, objects and memories of its private and political life, as well as the complete literary works can be seen.
At the end of the park (side of the church) the tomb of the poet topped by his motto "speravit anima mea".