Contents of each page
Overview (Home page) - main points about Nacqueville
View - front of chateau
Higher quality image - larger, clearer front view
The Chateau - summary of the history of the Chateau
The Park - summary of the Park's history
Opening times - summary of the opening times
Travelling to Nacqueville - brief description of the possibilities.
History - a more detailed summary of the history
Families - the 3 families of inhabitants
View - Coat of arms over the drawbridge
Beginnings - Grimouvilles, fortified manor...
Creation of the Park - and what de Tocqueville thought
View - pruned rhododendron bushes - next to the lake
View - down the valley to the chateau
Post-war - Hersent and reconstruction, and the Azans
Today - the d'Harcourts
Getting there - how to get to Nacqueville from the UK and elsewhere in France
Reaching Cherbourg (& ferry map) - ways of getting to Cherbourg
Getting to the Chateau ... (& map) - road directions, plus taxi and bus details
More detailed map - clearer map with more detail and directions.
Visits - as below
Your tour - what you will see
The entrance lodge
Opening times - when you can come and take at tour
Prices - for adults, children and under 5's
Groups - how to arrange a visit by a group.
Places nearby - what the many guides will tell you, and more
Map - of places nearby
Other houses and gardens - other places of a similar type to visit in the area
Other places nearby - more wide-ranging suggestions
Places further away - Normandy landing beaches, Mont St. Michel, Bayeux tapestry...
Alternative activities - suggestions for taking a break from sightseeing
Places to eat - some suggestions