Royal chateau of Blois


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Exceptional closure of rooms

the 06/15/2017

Because of an important shooting, numerous rooms of the castle will be for a moment closed on « … »


Exhibition « Gaston d’Orleans, rebel prince and Patron of the arts »

From 07/01/2017 to 15/10/2017

Gaston d’Orleans born in 1608, son of Henry IV, brother of king Louis XIII and uncle to Louis XIV, « … »


« Behind-the-doors » tour

the 06/25/2017

the 11/05/2017

An atypical tour will allow you to discover parts of the Chateau that are usually closed to the « … »

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New opening hours of the royal chateau of Blois

the 06/14/2017

Beginning on January 2nd, the château will be open non-stop during the day throughout the entire « … »

Sound and light show

A unique show

From 1 April to 24 September (except on 21 June and on 13 July)

A festival of visual and aural special effects synchronized with the grandiose architecture of the court and bringing back to life the celebrated episodes in the history of the Castle.

Simultaneous translation in 9 languages with audio-language device

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Chateau 2.0

Sons et lumières

Le Duc de Guise

Catherine de Medecis

3D screens

3D screens

Track the evolution of the château over the centuries using digital desks.

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