In the King’s service !  *

 (*all sessions in french) 

 

When ?  

Start date : Saturday 06 July- End date : Sunday 01 August

Morning sessions : 10 :30am - 12 :30am / Afternoon sessions : 2:00pm - 6 :00pm

 

Join us in our interactive tours and activities at the Royal Fortress of Chinon.

 

 

 

SOLDIERS, STAND TO ATTENTION !

 

Medieval war machines in action Join us to attend our medieval war machines* tests or become a medieval soldier by testing them, and discover our 15th century cannons.

 *two replicas : a Trebuchet and a Bricole.

 

On the battlefield Learn more about the medieval warfare and become a real soldier by testing the appropriated equipment and the military strategy.

 

Medieval battle Hold a soft sword and fight for your King !

 

Following Artus of Boisy From the Royal Court to the Italian Battlefieds, follow Artus of Boisy, a royal private tutor and Captain of Chinon, and explore The Renaissance !

 

 

« LA VIE DE CHÂTEAU » : DAILY LIFE IN A CASTLE

 

Dancing in The Renaissance Hold your partner’s hands and learn some Renaissance choreographies.

 

The King’s bedchamber Dressed like a princess or a knight, discover the royal life.

 

Lifting equipment Learn more about the medieval construction work and handle a medieval lifting equipment replica.

 

 Calligraphy Hold your quill and try the medieval writing. Illuminated Manuscripts to be colored are also available for the youngests. Daily accessible.

 

 

 

When ? 

Start date : Saturday 06 July- End date : Saturday 31 August 2019

Morning sessions : 10 :30am - 12 :30am / Afternoon sessions : 2:00pm - 6 :00pm

 

Who ? 

All visitors (the King’s bedchamber is not wheelchair accessible).

 

Ticketing information : included in admission price