At Langeais castle in February 2018

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In the shoes of a prince or a princess
Children aged 7 to 12 years can discover the inside-outs of fashion in the Middle Ages thanks to a fun and participatory activity (in French).
From February 13 thru March 28 : Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 2pm to 5pm

Guided tours
On Sunday at 11am, 3 pm and 4 pm (length 50 min) (in French)

Restoration works
The castle is going to be restored. Restoration works are carried out on the gatehouse south tower, on roof, stonework and wooden pieces. They will contribute to the preservation of the building. Restoration works of the outside buildings don’t interfere with the inside and outside tours. We thank you for your understanding.

At Langeais castle in March 2018

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In the shoes of a prince or a princess
Children aged 7 to 12 years can discover the inside-outs of fashion in the Middle Ages thanks to a fun and participatory activity (in French).
From March 1 thru 7 : Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 2pm to 5pm

Guided tours
On Saturday at 11 am, 3 pm and 4pm

On Sunday at 11 am, 3 pm and 4pm (length 50 min.) (In Fench)

Restoration works
The castle is going to be restored. Restoration works are carried out on the gatehouse south tower, on roof, stonework and wooden pieces. They will contribute to the preservation of the building. Restoration works of the outside buildings don’t interfere with the inside and outside tours. We thank you for your understanding.

At Langeais castle in April 2018

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An easter egg hunt unlike any other
Solve a puzzle about Foulque Nerra’s mysterious keep to win Easter treasures (in French).
Sunday and Monday, April 1 and 2 from 10:30 to 6pm

In the shoes of a prince or a princess
Children aged 7 to 12 years can discover the inside-outs of fashion in the Middle Ages thanks to a fun and participatory activity (in French)
From April 8 thru 30, Sundays to Thursdays, from 10:30 to 13:30 and 3 to 6 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) (in French)
From April 8 thru 30, Sundays, Mondays and Tuesdays at 11:15 and 2 pm (reservation required)

Guided tours
From April 7 to 30 at 11pm, 2:30 pm, 3:30 pm, 4:30 pm (lenght 50 min) (in French)

At Langeais castle in May 2018

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In the shoes of a prince or a princess
Children aged 7 to 12 years can discover the inside-outs of fashion in the Middle Ages thanks to a fun and participatory activity (in French).
From May 1 to 10, Sundays to Thursdays, from 10:30 to 13:30 and 3 to 6pm

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) (in French)
From May 1 to 8 : on Sundays, Mondays ans Tuesdays at 11:15, 2pm (reservation required)

Salon des Vins de Bourgueil Wine Fair
The winemakers of Bourgueil set up shop for the day in the castle’s courtyard and let you discover and taste their best wines.
Thursaday May 10 from 10am to 6pm

Castle life
Men in armour, specialists in military history under François I, set up camp in the park! Manoeuvres, the handling of weapons and firing of the cannon are on the programme (in French)
Friday and Saturday, May 11 and 12 from 10:30am to 6:30pm

Guided tours
From May 1 to 13 at at 11am, 2:30, 3:30 and 4:30 (length 50 min.) (in French)

At Langeais castle in June 2018

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Guided tours

Guided tours weekdays at 11am, 3pm and 4:30
On the weekend at 11am, 2:30, 3:30 and 4:30 (length 50 min.) (in French)

Exhibition “Wellness begins in the Garden” starting on April 1st

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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.