Every winter, on the occasion of Christmas celebrations, Chambord Castle lights up with a thousand lights and makes the eyes of all its visitors shine. For the youngest, Chambord is perceived as the monument of fairy tales by essence. As for the older ones, they (re)discover an enchanting place!

The 10th edition of “Christmas at Chambord” is under way! From Friday 1 December, the National Estate of Chambord will be celebrating the magic of Christmas and French know-how with a magical display of decorations.

To ensure that the magic of Christmas is complete, Chambord is organising shows and events for all ages, giving visitors the chance to discover or rediscover this emblem of France’s architectural heritage, renowned the world over. From 1 December 2023 to 7 January 2024, Chambord invites families to marvel at this enchanting setting, with its traditional decorations, contemporary inspirations, costumed events and shows.


From 1 December 2023 to 7 January 2024.

Opening hours of the castle :

– 9am-5pm from 1 December to 22 December and on 07 January 2024.
– 9am-6pm from 23 December to 06 January (except 24, 25, 31 December and 1 January).

The château closes at 4pm on 24 and 31 December (last admission: 3.30pm). Annual closure on 25 December and 1 January.

Last admission 30 minutes before the château closes. The formal gardens close 30 minutes before the château.

From December 23rd to December 30th, the formal gardens will close at 5:00 pm. On December 24 and 31, they will close at 3:30 pm.

The show is accessible to people with disabilities.

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