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Chteau de Montpoupon - Scata

Château de Maintenon

Languages spoken : FrenchEnglish

Park and garden, Historical sites and monuments

Listed or registered (CNMHS)

2 place Aristide Briand
28130 MAINTENON
Tel : 02 37 23 00 09
E-mail
Website

Enter the "secret gardens" of the Sun King. Discover the furnished home of Madame de Maintenon, whose eternal youth charmed Louis XIV the all-powerful. The 16th and 17th century château and mediaeval tower were embellished as Madame de Maintenon grew in influence to become the secret spouse of the King. Go for a walk among the formal gardens designed by the famous Le Nôtre, the King's gardener. Admire the view over the Eure, spanned by the unfinished aqueduct of Vauban built to supply water to the gardens of Versailles.

Reception:
- from 01/02/2016 to 29/02/2016 from 14h00 to 18h00 (except monday, saturday and sunday)
- from 01/02/2016 to 29/02/2016 from 10h30 and until 18h00 (except monday, tuesday, wednesday, thursday and friday)
- from 01/03/2016 to 31/03/2016 from 10h30 and until 19h00 (except monday, tuesday, wednesday, thursday and friday)
- from 01/03/2016 to 31/03/2016 and from 14h00 to 19h00 (except monday, saturday and sunday)
- from 01/04/2016 to 30/06/2016 from 10h30 and until 19h00 (except monday)
- from 01/07/2016 to 31/08/2016 from 10h30 and until 19h00
- from 01/09/2016 to 31/10/2016 from 10h30 and until 19h00 (except monday, tuesday, wednesday, thursday and friday)
- from 01/09/2016 to 31/10/2016 and from 14h00 to 19h00 (except monday, saturday and sunday)
- from 01/11/2016 to 30/11/2016 from 10h30 and until 18h00 (except monday, tuesday, wednesday, thursday and friday)
- from 01/11/2016 to 30/11/2016 and from 14h00 to 18h00 (except monday, saturday and sunday)

Associated offers :

Prices
Prices min
in euros
max
in euros
Full adult price  1,50  
Child rate  4,00  
Free rate 
Discount rate  6,50  
Group rate  0,00  10,00

The prices are given as an indication only

Facilities and services

Picnic area
Shop

Activities

Specific theme activities, Junior workshop, Conferences, Temporary exhibitions
 

Tour conditions
(individual)

  • Unaccompanied tours all year round
  • Guided tours on request
  • Pedagogique Visit

  • Average duration of visits : 01h30

Audio-guiding : French English
Visits in : French
Brochures : English
special conditions for groups, ask for information