Animations in the castle for Christmas 2022

Included in the entrance ticket (except for the play tour and the Christmas show). Free for children under 25 (European Union citizens).
Games from the 16th to the 18th century

From December 1, visitors can learn about the games and entertainment enjoyed by the sovereigns and the court in the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries. Fans of the Grand Siècle can try their hand at trou-madame, a game that was very fashionable at the time of Louis XIV. For those who like more traditional games, goose, checkers and fox are available to the public.

Free access to the games from December 1st

The Renaissance animations

Stroll through the castle with characters in Renaissance costume on the ground and first floors
Medieval and Renaissance dances in the chapel on the 1st floor of the castle
Continuous ancient games in the hunting room on the first floor
Presentation of weapons and armor, arm of the cross East on the 1st floor of the castle

December 3, 4, 10 and 11 from 2 to 5 pm.

Proposed by the association of Cléry Son Histoire en Lumière

The François I animations

– Strolling characters in costume
– Artistic fencing demonstrations and initiation workshop for young and old
– Music concerts

Continuous from December 17 to 30 from 10 am to 5 pm except on December 24 until 4 pm

Proposed by the actors of the Midnight Première troupe.

Come and discover the history of François I in the stables of the Marshal of Saxony!