Suze-la-Rousse Castle

The fortress stands tall on a rocky spur, with the town at its feet. The castle belonged to the Baux family, Princes of Orange in the XIIth century. At the Renaissance and up until the XVIIIth century, it becomes a stately home. Heiress to the estate from the La Baume-Suze family, the Marquise of Bryas donates it to a foundation. Classified historical monument in 1964, it was acquired by the Drôme Region. Restored and upgraded, the château has been home to the University of Wine since 1978. An institution whose sole purpose is to train students into wine professionals. Visits of the château and themed events for wine enthusiasts. Château open to the public. Tel : +33 75 04 81 44.