At Langeais castle in July 2018

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Falconry Show
This show brings back to life the centuries old art of falconry. Following the demonstration, visitors have the chance to talk with the falconer and even meet those fascinating birds. (in French)
From July 15 to August 22, Sundays to Wednesdays at 11:30am, 3:30 and 5:30pm

Raising of the drawbridge
A humorously staged show that lets you take part in the manoeuvring of one of the last functioning drawbridges. (length 10 min) (in French)
From July 11 to August 26, Thursdays to Sundays at 13:15 pm

Sword fight
The captain of Langeais is recruiting new men-at-arms to guard the castle. An interactive skit mixing sword fights and verbal jousts. (length 30 min) (in French)
From July 11 to August 26, Thursdays to Sundays at 10:30 am, 12:30, 2:30, 4:30 pm

In the footsteps of Anne of Brittany
Her Majesty Queen Anne of Brittany leads the children through the castle where she married King Charles VIII. (length 1hr)
From July 11 thru August 24: every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 10:15 and 2:15 (reservation required) (in French)

Guided tours
from July 1 to 7 at 11am, 2pm, 3:30 and 5pm
From July 8 to 31 at 11am, 12:30, 2pm, 3:15, 4:15 and 5:30 (length 50 min) (in French)

Exhibition “Wellness begins in the Garden”

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Wellness begins in the Garden

The Grandes Heures of Anne of Brittany and her richly illustrated herbarium will feature prominently in the castle’s park. Large- format reproductions of some of the illuminations evoke for you the medicinal properties of those essential plants, with recipes from doctors and humanists of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance.