Royal chateau of Blois



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, « … »


Fencing and traditional music show :« Vinaigrette et pousse rapiere »

the 08/20/2017

the 08/24/2017

Staged by the Conservatoire National d’Escrime Ancienne (National Conservatory of Classical « … »

music and dance

Demonstration of Renaissance dances

the 08/19/2017

the 08/26/2017

Staged by the Association Danse et Danceries. On the parvis of Gaston of Orléans Wing. From july « … »

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Short-lived tearoom « Palace of Delicacies »

the 07/07/2017

Notice to the gourmands… The famous pastrie Feuillette settles in the chateau during summer!

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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