Welcome to garden
The GARDEN of remarkable GIANTSA surprising mix of historical flora.
Giant trees ranging in variety and age watch over the river Lys. The ancient barracks of the king Louis XIV’s citadel has given heed to an elegant manor and park. An impressive collection of American & Asian centennial trees group together to distinct the poetic garden of 1900’ (Edwardian Era) which includes a pond and an orchard. Charming !
Meet us in the garden !
Visit now the Gardens
« Parks and Gardens of France »
Michel Racine has listed the site in his famous French “garden guide”. (Last edition 2007, see page 293)
The garden has some special rendezvous to offer !
Quickly discover these quirky and unforgetful festivities held on the property 30 meters from the village town square. The Park and Garden La Peylouse is open all year round, however by appointment only. On request Didier will offer you a guided visit. Count two hours in all to discover this surprising property.
The Park and Garden of La Peylouse are open with original festivities during the national festivals “Rendez-vous au Jardin” (start of June) as well as the Heritage Days mid September.
In the heart of the park complex you will discover the ancient Vauban gun powder factory. Renovated into a cultural complex the centre welcomes contemporary artist to animate the exhibition spaces.
Past the Park and Garden space overlooked by La Peylouse you will find another surprising addition; the contemporary garden of Lys Man’s Land !