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Cannons (2017)

(2017) Come the 19th and 20th of August in Monthoiron to discover different group of artillerie which will target the Tower and try to break it down! Many Animation are planned, for all publics.

19 & 20th of August: Tower-Party – Canon Fires – Try the “Hypocras”-Drink – Games for Kids

14, 15 & 16th of July: Tower-Party – Canon Fires – Try the “Hypocras”-Drink – Games for Kids

07.01.2017: Opening every afternoon at 2 pm until end of August - except Monday -

Look at the Teaser: “Teaser – La Tour Forteresse oubliée”

04.13.2016: Paris, École du Louvre, the Tower of Monthoiron is part of the awards “Patrimoine en Péril” from the Foundation VMF (Vieilles Maisons de France): lien

20.09.2015: Exceptional Opening for the European Heritage Days.

11.08.2015: Visit from the Communauté d’Agglomération du Pays Chatelleraudais within the visit cycle “Patrimoine Caché”. If you want to read the article (in french), click on the following link: lien

20.05.2014: Monthoiron, Start of the construction works.

06.04.2014: Monthoiron, End of three years of pre-studies.

15.05.2013: Paris, The Tower-Fortress is mentionned in the book of Pascal Brioist, “Léonard de Vinci, homme de guerre, Alma Editeur”

11.05.2013: Chatellerault, Presentation of the book “La Vienne, insolite et secrète” in which the Tower-Fortress is described, A. Koster et P. Rullier, Editions Sutton, To order, click on the following link: link

16.06.2012: “La Tour oubliée de Léonard de Vinci près de Chatellerault” is on the first parge of “La Nouvelle République”. If you want to read the article (in french), click on the following link: link

05.09.2012: Paris, Collège des Bernardins, The Tower-Fortress is awarded by the foundation “pour les monuments historiques” – Press Release