Domaine de Chaumont-sur-Loire, Chaumont-sur-Loire

Your ticket to Domaine de Chaumont-sur-Loire provides entrance to the castle wings, gardens, stables, castle park, as well as the arts and nature center. The surrounding park incorporates an English naturalist landscape by Henri Duchêne, while the castle illustrates both the defensive architecture of the Gothic period and the fanciful styles of the Renaissance.

Guided tours are available in English, and a program with a map of the grounds and interior offers spirited local information and historical tidbits. One fun fact is that Catherine de Médici entertained numerous astrologers at this site, including Nostradamus in 1560.

View works of contemporary artists, permanent exhibitions of great photographers' works, and the arts and nature project that builds on the relationship between nature and culture. The boutique du château and the garden shop offer regional cuisine and souvenirs with a local flair. Make Domaine de Chaumont-sur-Loire a part of your Chaumont-sur-Loire vacation plans using our Chaumont-sur-Loire online itinerary planner.
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  • The Château sits on a plateau and has wonderful views of the river and surrounding region. It is in excellent condition and beautifully staged. The gardens are immense and there was a great small...  more »
  • We thoroughly enjoyed our visit here! The chateau is well managed - many empty spaces have been used for modern art installations, which provides an interesting juxtaposition of chateau history and...  more »
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  • Not yet clear to me if the Castle belongs to the Domaine or vice versa... Splendid environment (including the Festival Gardens). Beautiful scenery of the Loire from the castle and the gardens. Recommended!
  • Superb gardens. Super château with good exhibits. Helpful staff and good dining facilities. Highly recommend.
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