Castle of Chamerolles : The Renaissance garden, which was created by Lancelot II du Lac at the end of the 16th century has refound its original charm and character.
Being a home, pleasure and ceremonial garden, its consists of six parts : the ”Préau” with its lawns and period furniture; the embroidery square with its clipped lavender ans boxwood; the suare of rares plants which reunites plants at the time were discovered in the Orient ans the Americas : the ” Labyrinth of yew trees; and two vegetable gardens.
The garden was complety restored between 1988 and 1992.
- Opening 2023 :
From February 1st to April 30th and from October 1st to December 31th from 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on weekdays. Open on weekends from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Closed on Tuesdays
From May 1st to June 30th and from September 1st to 30th from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Closed on Tuesdays.
From July 1st to August 31th from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Open every day.
Annual closing in January as well as on December 25.
- Visits :
Guided visits with previous booking , Duration of a guided visit : 1h15mn, Minimal number of persons for a guided visit : 20 .
Access partially adapted for disabled persons.
- Charges :
Free visit :
Full price: €8 (from 18 years old)
Reduced rate: €5 (job seekers on presentation of proof, children aged 6 to 17 or students up to 25 years old; person with a disability on presentation of a disability card and their companion).
Free for children 6 and under.
Guided tours for groups: see website above.
- Services :
Shop, Picnic area, Public lavatory, Saloons to let, Seminars, Receptions, Lectures, Concerts, Theatre perfomances, Puppetplay, Marriage photos, Shooting of films, Deckchairs, Wheelchairs at your disposal, Wi-Fi Access, Children's workshops, Workshops garden, Pedagogical presentations, Lawns for sunbathing, Dog not admitted, Carpark arranged, Museum visit, Castle visitation, Exhibition visitation, Collections, Treasure hunt fot children.
- Access :
GPS (Lat x Long) : 48.060278000, 2.164167000