Chambord at the World Living Heritage 2018 festival in Udaïpur

The Domaine national de Chambord will be represented at the 4th World Festival of Living Heritage in Udaïpur, India, from 17 to 20 October. This festival is an opportunity to:

  • Bring together artists, experts and heritage enthusiasts;
  • Participate in a knowledge exchange forum;
  • Celebrate the rich cultural diversity of India and the world;

An initiative of the Maharana of Mewar Charitable Foundation, the 4th World Festival of Living Heritage is supported by the UNESCO Office in New Delhi. As a special initiative, MMCF and the UNESCO New Delhi Office will publish a compendium on best practices for the safeguarding of living heritage at the height of the 4th World Heritage Living Festival.

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Chambord, partner of the City Palace of Udaipur in India

In April 2015, the Chambord national estate signed a partnership agreement with the City Palace of Udaipur. This is the first cooperation project between the Loire Valley and Rajasthan, which aims to develop Indian tourism to France, as well as to preserve and promote Indian heritage. The objective of this project is to develop Indian tourism to France.


To anticipate the 500th anniversary of Chambord, we are launching a campaign to adopt a vine in Chambord’s historic vineyard, planted in 1518.

«VIGIPIRATE» security measures

Following the terrorist attacks in Paris on the night of 13-14 November 2015, and so as to ensure visitor safety, the National Estate of Chambord has been applying the preventive measures enacted by the government for public administrations .