Eyrignac and its Gardens
The gardens of the manor of EyrignacThe following are without a doubt Historic Monuments since 1986. the Most Beautiful Gardens of Perigord . They've been open to the public since 33 years old and it's no coincidence that every year they host nearly 80,000 visitors.
With its gardens of greenery and flowers, Eyrignac is the vegetable jewel of the Black Perigord, a
enchanted parenthesis a few kilometers from Sarlat.
Around the 17th century manor house extends the French garden where perspective games and
the mastery of Nature stage the boxwood arabesques, the gushing fountains, the
water mirrors, lawn carpets, and the collection of hand-carved plant sculptures by the
gardeners of Eyrignac.
It's a whole different atmosphere, rural and intimate that rules beyond the French garden.
In the Spring Gardenthe Vegetable Gardenthe Florist Garden and the four squares that are the Vagabond Gardenthe Drunkenness Gardenthe Windward Girls' Square and our newest addition, the Reflection of the Sky. The colour palette evolves with the seasons, from soft spring colours to bright summer colours, ending with the flamboyant colours of autumn.
In 2020, the palette of the Eyrignac gardens will be enriched by a range of blues composed of Mediterranean plants, lavender, ceanothes, perovskia ..., which will flower for the first time in the Reflection of the Sky.
The highlight of the visit to Eyrignac is the White Rose Gardenwith its spectacular garlands of flowers and flowerbeds, offering a unique view of the Dordogne countryside.
Rich in a family history of 500 years or 22 generationsEyrignac and its Gardens welcome visitors every day of the year without exception.
Eyrignac turns into art gallery open and proposes you to discover all along the season the sculptures of Patrick Lainville. His unique works will punctuate the visit of the gardens, at the bend of the alleys, offering new perspectives combining metal and vegetable.
A delicious Sunday in prospect: embroidery, sweet sweets, discovery of the gardens. This general-public workshop is also accessible to children who can prepare their gift for the Mother's Day. Workshop led by an embroiderer in partnership with the House Sajou And The Most Beautiful Gardens in France.
Theme 2020 : The transmission of knowledge
became a gardener. It is this know-how that the gardeners ofEyrignac will have the pleasure of pass on to hobby gardeners or confirmed at specially scheduled workshops. These days, which highlight the art of gardening at the national level, are also an opportunity to experience the garden to the fullest thanks to the re-edition of the barefoot tour.
Celebrate with us the castles of the Dordogne by taking part in a Garden Party unpublished. Appointment for a outdoor dinner in the Manor courtyard In festive dress. Exceptionally, in the context of the first edition of the departmental event
2020 is a special year for the White Garden for he will be 20 years old. Surprises in prospect .
Paid animation and obligatory reservation of picnic baskets and plancha parties.
Walk barefoot in the lawn is a feeling source of many pleasures: relaxation, memories, return to childhood ... Exceptionally, for the Heritage DaysThe whole of the lawn carpets pampered by our gardeners will be open to the public who will be able to walk on them barefoot to appreciate their softness.
The first edition of the Soup Festival of Eyrignac and its Gardens puts the autumn vegetables of the Vegetable garden in the spotlight. An event under the sign of user-friendliness who will see friendly opposition in 2 contests separate amateurs and professionals.
Participation in the contest upon registration. Tasting open to visitors without reservation, admission and tasting kit extra.
Tariffs 2020 :
Teenagers (from 11 to 17 years old) - 8.50€.
Children (from 5 to 10 years old) - 6.50€.
Children (-5 years) - free
Student (on presentation of proof) - 10.90€.
Person with a disability - 7.90€.
Accompanying person in situation of handicap - 10.90€.
Family Pass (2 adults and up to 3 children or teenagers) - 39€.
Audio guide rental (French, English, Spanish, Dutch) - 2€
Dates and Times
The gardens are open Every day of the year without exception.
January 1st to March 31st : From 10.30 am to 12.30 pm and from 2.30 pm to nightfall.
April 1st to April 30th: from 10am to 7pm non-stop*
May 1st to September 30th : from 9:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. non-stop*
October 1st to 31st : From 10am to 7pm
November 1st to December 31st : From 10.30 am to 12.30 pm and from 2.30 pm to Nightfall
* Opening of the ticket office until 7pm