Christmas in the Chateaux of the Loire Valley 2017

Enjoy Christmas in the most beautiful chateaux of the Loire Valley…

Don’t miss out on our end of year offers in the heart of the Loire Valley chateaux! At the end of the year, our famous chateaux invite you to discover their colorful and festive decorations. Blois, Chambord, Cheverny, Chaumont-sur-Loire… reserve great surprises: sumptuous holiday decorations, illuminated Christmas trees, Christmas tales, magic shows, reading by the fireplace, creative workshops, meeting with Santa Claus… Please have a look on the 2017 program of “Christmas in the Chateaux” and wait just a few weeks to get the 2018 program…

A magical atmosphere for all the family!

And to marvel even more, many other sites of visits (more intimate chateaux, cities and villages, chocolate factory…) also celebrate the magical atmosphere of Christmas and New Year time reserving you many animations! Please find very soon the details of the programs 2018 of the main chateaux below, or contact main chateaux directly:

>> The Château de Chambord –

What happened in the Château de Chambord for Christmas 2017:

Christmas lights and decorations at the chateau, from December 1st: for its fifth Christmas event, Chambord will adorn the chateau’s interior with majestic fir trees and lavish decorations. The outside paths will also be decorated with more than 40 magnificent fir trees, which will be illuminated as night falls. Discover a magical and enchanted Chambord, as you have never seen it before!

New main show: in 2016 the show presented was Puss in Boots (by Charles Perrault). In 2017 a new main show will be presented with costumed actors, from December 23rd. Activities at the chateau: from December 1st: traditional wooden games and from December 23rd: nature activities, storytelling, meet Santa Clause…


>> The Château de Chaumont-sur-Loire –

What happened in the Château de Chaumont-sur-Loire for Christmas 2017:

The chateau de Chaumont-sur-Loire celebrates Christmas in a festive and warm setting. The staircase of honor, the princess’s drawing-room, the library, the dining room and many other parts of the castle are dressed in their Christmas lights. Discover also the remarkable staging of the exterior façades of the chateau. This is the “Bonheurs d’Hiver” at the chateau de Chaumont-sur-Loire: beautiful visits, entertainment, decorations, twinkling lights… and the pleasure of family Christmas holidays among the most beautiful chateaux of the Loire Valley.


>> The Royal Château de Blois –

What happened in the Château Royal de Blois for Christmas 2017:

The royal chateau of Blois celebrates Christmas: visits, «The shoes of history» exhibition, children’s stories, Christmas market, Royal appartments specially decorated…

And for this new edition, the Royal Chateau de Blois invites the famous figurines PlayMobil. They will install in some nice stagings to amuse the younger and older children!

>> The Château de Cheverny –

What happened in the Château de Cheverny for Christmas 2017:

From November 20th, 2017 until January 14th 2018. Be seduced by the Christmas’s decoration inside the chateau but also in the gardens. Be welcome in the most magnificently furnished chateau in the Loire Valley, inhabited by the same family since more than 6 hundred years. A giant advent calendar, a giant Christmas crown, more than 60 Christmas trees, decoration in every single room and illumination at nightfall, everyhing is done to remind you the Christmas soul.