In 853, Charles Le Chauve had manors built to protect the region from Norman invaders - the first Château of Querrieu was among them. It was destroyed, rebuilt and altered over the centuries. In 1916 it housed the British General Staff during the visit of King George V.
You'll like : This castle was originally a stronghold, built to fulfil military criteria. 'Les Médiévales' is an annual fair organised in the castle grounds, featuring a range of attractions linked to the Middle Ages.