dAmboise: The panoramic view of the Loire Valley from the imposing gothic
balconies is unrivalled: no wonder the Kings of France elected the Château as the premier
residence of the French Renaissance!
Léonardo Da Vinci Park: A
guest of François Ier in 1516, the illustrious inventor and architect settled at Clos
Lucé. Plans, writings and reproductions of these fabulous machines are on display each
spring in his residence surrounded by a Renaissance park.
The Chanteloup Pagoda, a
Chinese-inspired creation, was built by the Duke of Choiseul in 1775. This unique monument
is an ideal place to relax and enjoy traditional wooden toy games.
Miniature Châteaux Park:
44 Loire Valley Châteaux over 2 hectares of parkland, reproduced with extraordinary
precision. Step into Gullivers shoes.
Sound And Light Show
"Life at the Court of Roy François" at the Château dAmboise - July and
Fairs - From Easter to 15 August.
Band Festival - June.