2015 Prices and terms – School activities

Type of activityLengthLevelN° pupilsPrice
Unguided tour 1 hourAll levels30 pupils max. Admission fee:
-Kindergarten and primary 3€
-Secondary 4€
Guided tour
“Daily Life in the Middle Ages”
1 hourElementary and secondary30 pupils max.40€ per class + admission fee

Reservations

To reserve or for more information about the activities for schools, please contact the Château de Langeais : +33 (0)2 47 96 72 60.

The château’s pedagogic team

Amélie Delaunay : Head of activities
Each activity is led by guides holding a higher education degree in history and art history

Educational files

To prepare your visit, you can download the following theme files (in French only) :

Click to download

Maps of the tour

To prepare your visit, you can download floor maps of each storey in the château with the rooms indicated (in French only) :

Services on the site

– Possibility of picnicking in the château’s park or in the covered market in the town centre in the case of rain (2 min on foot).
– Beverage vending machine.
– Rest and recreations areas in the park : playgrounds and tree house.
– Demonstration of the drawbridge upon request.
– Reading room with comics and educational works (in French only) based on the theme of the Middle Ages.
– Gift shop and bookstore specialising in the Middle Ages, children’s section (books about daily life, games and costumes).

Guidelines

The activities are carried out under the responsibility of the guide, the teacher and accompanying adults.
Before the tour, we request that you make your pupils aware of the respect owed to the exhibited objects as well as other visitors.

It is requested :
Inside the château :
– to not touch the exhibited objects (furnishings, tapestries, objets d’art…)
– to make sure the flash is off before taking pictures
– to not run or shout
Outside :
– to not throw pebbles and stones
– to respect the guidelines on the cards posted in the park

Also at the Château de Langeais:

Refreshments:

– Possibility of picnicking in the château’s park or in the covered market in the town centre in the case of rain (2 min on foot) / Beverages on sale at the gift shop

Leisure

– Rest and recreations areas in the park : playgrounds and tree house / Demonstration of the drawbridge upon request

Culture

– Reading room with comics and educational works (in French only) based on the theme of the Middle Ages / Gift shop and bookstore specialising in the Middle Ages, children’s section (books about daily life, games and costumes).