This fortress was built in 1439 to protect the inhabitants from the Hundred Years' War. Is a little fortress, notable for the regularity of the streets and the houses. You will discover the church, built in the 12th century, the justice house and others curiosities. In the upper parts of the fortress, you will meander in the rampart walk, in a refuge hall and in the abbess house.
The welcome point of Saint-Jean d'Alcas is open from april to november Explore the fortress and let yourself charm by this jewel of cistercian architecture.
POINT ACCUEIL DU FORT DE SAINT JEAN D'ALCAS Place de la Mairie Saint-Jean d'Alcas St-Jean-d'Alcas-et-St-Paul-des-Fonts 12250 Tél. établissement: +330565976107