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Castle of Chenonceau


The Castle of Chenonceau also known as the Ladies' Castle is an outstanding site from the French Renaissance period featuring remarkable furnishings and decorated with rare tapestries and old paintings.


A little over 30 minutes from the Grand Hotel Tours, the Castle of Chenonceau invite you of a charming getaway to the French !

The edifice is surrounded by several ornamental gardens of a park and wine domain which won't leave the visitor indifferent.

Visit the royal apartments, the room of five queens, the room of Louis XIV, the big gallery or the amazing kitchens and back in time.


The Castle of Chenonceau is a veritable masterpieces which shines as by the beauty of his architecture and its gardens that by the wealth of its paintings collections of big masters : Murillo, Le Tintoret, Nicolas Poussin, Le Corrège, Rubens, Le Primatice, Van Loo.



Opening times:

The castle is open every day of the year.
January 1 - February 21: 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
February 22 - March 29: 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
March 30 - May 31: 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
June 1 - June 30: 9:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
July 1 - September 30: 9:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
October 1 - October 24: 9:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
October 25 to November 11: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
November 12 - December 31: 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Castle (with brochure): 12,50€ / 9,50€ for 7-18 years
Castle (with audio guide): 17€ / 13,50€ for 7-18 years
37150 Chenonceaux

Further information on the Castle of Chenonceau.


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