Domain of Chaumont-sur-Loire and International Garden Festival - France

International Garden Festival of The Chaumont-sur-Loire Domain

Chaumont-sur-Loire - Loir-et-Cher (41) - Centre-Val-de-Loire - France

The Domain of Chaumont-sur-Loire and the International Garden Festival : Aquired by the Centre-Val de Loire Region in 2007, The Domain has become an unmissable site within the spheres of art and gardens. Since 1992, the garden festival presents an astonishing lookout over the recent state of gardening creativity around the world.
In 24 seasons almost 400 gardens have been created, prototypes of tomorrow's gardens. The festival is a goldmine of ideas and a talent show as well, giving thus new impacts to the art of gardening. Presenting new flowerings, new materials, new ideas and know-how, it is of interest to the general public and to the professional. Its diversity, creativity and the quality of the projects have contributed to the festival's worldwide renown; today it is an occasion not to be missed for the presentation of works of a new generation of landscape architects, architects, stage designers, gardeners....

  • Opening 2024 :
    The Domaine de Chaumont-sur-Loire opens every day of the year, from 10 a.m., including public holidays (except January 1 and December 25). A whole day of visit remains necessary to carry out the complete visit of the Domain. We advise you to arrive early in the morning to make the most of the site. However, it is possible to complete the visit in less time.
  • Visits :
    Unguided visits.
    Guided visits .
    Access adapted for disabled persons.
    Festival tour guide in 5 languages (French, English, Italian, Spanish and German).
    Castle visit guide in 5 languages (French, English, Italian, Spanish and German).
    Reservation groups
  • Charges :
    02/01 - 30/04/2023 and 01/11 - 31/12/2023
    Full price: 14€
    Reduced price: 8€
    Child (6-11 years old): 4€
    Family rate (2 adults and up to 2 children under 12): 28€

    01/05 - 31/10/2023
    Full price: 20€
    Reduced price: 12€
    Child (6-11 years old): 6€
    Family rate (2 adults and up to 2 children under 12): 40€

    Ticket for 2 consecutive days (valid from 21/04 to 31/10/2022)
    Full price: 33€
    Reduced price: 20€
    Child (6-11 years old): 10€

    INDIVIDUAL PASS CARD - 50.00 €/ DUO - 80.00€ / FAMILY 3 - 110.00€
    Visit during the day, as many times as you wish, the International Garden Festival, the Arts and Nature Center and the Castle. Card valid for the calendar year.

    Free: children under 6, people with disabilities on presentation of a card, press card holders, agents of the Centre-Val de Loire Region, students in architecture and art history.
    Reduced price: young people aged 12 to 18, students on presentation of their card, job seekers on presentation of proof of less than 6 months and 1 person accompanying a person with a disability.
  • Services :
    Shop, Picnic area, Public lavatory, Tearoom, Fastfood-Restaurant, Restaurant, Hotel, Saloons to let, Seminars, Receptions, Wheelchairs at your disposal, Children's workshops, Workshops garden, Practical training courses , Pedagogical presentations, Dog admitted if kept on a lead, Carpark arranged, Castle visitation, Exhibition visitation.
  • Access :
    Chaumont-sur-Loire is located between Blois and Tours, 185 km from Paris. A10 and A85 Motorways, Blois or Amboise exit. Several direct trains run every day on the Paris Austerlitz - Orléans - Tours line, the nearest train station is Onzain.
    GPS (Lat x Long) : 47.478943000, 1.182382000