The Château de Monte-Cristo is located in the suburbs of Paris at Port-Marly - one hour from the center of Paris. The castle was the home of Alexandre Dumas.
Alexandre Dumas, the author of the three Musketeers and the count of Monte-Cristo, was already rich and famous when he built his new home in Port-Marly, he named it the castle of Monte Cristo. The building is like the great writer, baroque and grandiose. Dumas was a good living person, he had many mistresses, invited a large number of people in his castle. He led a lavish lifestyle and had to sell the castle to find money. The Castle had a long period of disuse before being saved from destruction. Today you can visit the mansion and the Park which have kept the imprint of Dumas. It is necessary to come by car because there is no public transport near the castle.
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