It’s a classic style castle constructed in the 17th century. A family continues to live in the castle from the beginning. So, we can feel the friendly ambiance with the decoration. In addition, the Belgium comic “The adventure of TinTin” shows this castle and the museum in the garden.
★ If you would like to visit the castle in a tour, you can register at the tourist information center in Tours. If you visit by bus, there is a shuttle bus which goes to Chambord, Cheverny and Beauregard from the parking of Blois train station. It takes 90 minutes.
Ticket: 3 euros
Departure Time : 9 h 25, 11 h 20, 13 h 40 on Wednesday and on weekend between April and November (It’s available everyday in July and August)
Get off here. There is a bakery on the street (it’s ② on the map). If you don’t have the lunch, you should have a break there.
★Traverse the street from the bus stop to go to the ticket office. When you enter, turn right.
Château de Cheverny
Time required: 60 min / Admission fee: 12 euros (16.50 euros if you visit ⑥)
Opening hour: 9 h 15 am – 6 h 30 pm between April and September / 10 am – 5 pm between October and March
Close: 1/1, 5/1, 12/25
★Go behind the castle.
④Park of Cheverny Castle
Parc du chateau de Cheverny
Time required: 20 min / Admission fee: 0 euro
★You walk in the garden. When you return in front of the castle, turn right. It’s possible to find a number of tulips in the spring. When you arrive at a river, go back to the castle and turn right at the castle. It takes 20 minutes.
⑤ Trophies Room
Salle Des Trophées De Cheverny
Time required: 10 min / Admission fee: 0 euro
★Visit a building beside the ticket office.
⑥The Secret of Moulinsart (Museum of the Adventure of TinTin)
Les secrets de Moulinsart
Time required: 40 min / Admission fee: 16.50 euros (includes the castle)
★Leave the castle and go back to the bus stop.