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AMBOISE BLOIS BOURGES CHARTRES ORLEANS TOURS

A magical royal city

Home to French kings and the Royal courts during the 16th Century. The Château, steep and winding alleyways and remains of numerous Renaissance residences are an invitation to explore Blois on foot.

An architectural masterpiece: Discover the art and history of the old town - on foot or by barouche.

Blois Château: Considered one of the finest vestiges of Renaissance area in France, relecting over 4 centuries of architecture and the Kings that resided in it.

Blois gardens are ideal for a stroll.

Eugène Robert-Houdin’s "Magic House": Mirrors, optical illusions, magical gadgets all pay tribute to the celebrated Blois magician. Open April-September.

The National Stud: Playing a key role in the breeding and preservation of race horses.

Barouche rides around the old town on the banks of the Loire.

Shedding light on French history: Sound and light show "Tales of Blois" in the Château’s courtyard, is a marvellous journey back in time. Every evening, from mid-April to mid-September.

Music Festival "Everyone on the bridge": End June - 13 July. Jazz and other types of concerts, theatre and shows.

Office de Tourisme de Blois

23 place du Château
BP 199 - 41006 Blois Cedex

Tel : +33 2.54.90.41.41
Fax : +33 2.54.90.41.49

Web :
www.loiredeschateaux.com
Email : info@loiredeschateaux.com

Contact :
Annabelle Paillisson
Tel : +33 2.54.90.41.46.