IN THE GARDENS OF THE CHATEAU DE THOIRY EN YVELINES
FROM SATURDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2018 TO MARCH 10, 2019
50 Artistes and technicians have arrived directly from China and are working on the installation of 600 gigantic Chinese lanterns in the form of exotic animals, a 70 meter long dragon, flowers, temples, etc., and even a copy of the chateau in 35 sites in the formal french and english gardens. One of the most impressive is the representation of the Blue Temple in Beijing/Peking - over 22 meters high, it is taller than Thoiry's Castle ! You will enjoy also the theatre spectacle de Masks de Sichuan, and the Arts and Crafts Market with artists and craftsmen direct from China will create their traditional arts before your eyes !
This enchanting Lantern Festival will be open for the delight of visitors at sundown 3 to 4 nights per week from Saturday, October 28, 2018, to Sunday, March 10, 2018 !
And that's not all ! In Thoiry's magnificent chateau on certain evenings, VIP guests may enjoy a dinner with the Count de La Panouse in the State Dining Room !
On certain other afternoons, special activities for children will be offered. `
For more information and reservations for this exceptional event,
Internet : Internet : https://www.thoiry.net/thoiry-lumieres-sauvages
Reservations of the Lantern Festival and ticket sales online: https://billetterie.thoiry.net/bin/index.php#
Reservations VIP dinners in the Chateau during the Lantern Festival
and/or the special Children's events in the Chateau:
See details Historical, Botanical and Zoological Gardens Of Thoiry Castle