« Pierry Castle, in the heart of the champagne! In the 18th century, the parish registers of Pierry-Moussy attest to the presence of Gobillard, current owner of the chateau Pierry family. "My ancestors were not in the sedan chair but in stretchers. 5 generations have remained in the service of different owners, then 4 generations owners of some of the outbuildings since 1858, "Jean Paul Gobillard »
At the heart of the vineyards of champagne, 2 km south of Epernay, capital of Champagne, discover the Castle from the village of Pierry, high place in the history of the Champagne, and all the "charm of the 18th century". This beautiful Manor to wine vocation welcomes you for your events both private and professional: receptions, ceremonies, days of studies but also conferences or exhibitions.
The Castle also opens the doors of its cellar-wine press and its cellars for a personalized tour and tastings champagnes "House" or "Big brands" by the owner of the premises. Quiet and privacy are guaranteed.
History and famous characters
Named in 1734, 92nd Bishop-count of Chalons, Pair de France, Monsignor Claude Antoine de Choiseul - Beaupré will undertake, in a personal capacity, building a Manor and its wine dependencies which will bear the name of "Château de Pierry" on a land of 48 acres (21 ha) in one piece, Virgin of any construction, to have good wine of Pierry worked brother Oudart method. He will make his 'small' country house (25, nearly 1000 m² habitable rooms including a set of quite remarkable reception rooms), 3000 m 2 outbuildings, 25 acres of good vines and 20 acres of leisure park will complement this area. Its interior design is the image of the great castles of the 17th and 18th centuries: row of about 60 metres, serving the small apartments, the great hall and the reception rooms.
My castle is visitable
Individual visitors: open year-round, Monday to Saturday, from 9:30 to 12:00 free visit with explanatory booklet visit with explanatory booklet in which you will have access to all of the property. , and browse the small private apartments, reception rooms, the Gallery of the Kings of France (in 70 portraits) and Dynasties of Champagne (in 40 tables); Finally you will learn about the English garden, the cellar-press-Museum and a tomb of the 18th century.
Entry: € 8.00 per person (€ 12 with 1 glass of champagne House Paul Gobillard tasting) free for children with less than 8 years old. Duration of the tour: free.
Visitors in groups: visit personalized and guided by the owner, followed by a demonstration of sabrage and a tasting tour of Champagnes (minimum 18 persons).
Rates from € 12 to 17 According to the chosen formula. Possibility of tastings of exceptional vintages of great brands (on call or appointment).