Located in the quaint town of Annecy is the formidable and famous landmark, Château d'Annecy. This castle was in ruins and was restored and transformed into the Musée-château d'Annecy. It has made it to the 'monument historique' list drafted by the French Ministry of Culture. The museum represents the local history and art; the collection features paintings, art pieces and many other objects. A visit to the Musée-château d'Annecy will give you a brief idea about French art and culture.