"Chantilly ,more than a cream its royal" Chantilly by gwened

Chantilly Travel Guide: 55 reviews and 156 photos

A wonderful castle

yes brother of aking, makes a wonderful castle, put extensive furniture, and paintings, and historical library inside, and the world comes over, now managed by the Institut de France as a legacy to Duke d'Amale.

Chantilly is world known for its castle, that have prestigious collections in its museum Condé, and its famous whipped cream!. It is internationally known for its horse activities, its racecourse with its grand prix of the Jockey Club ,and prix de Diane; it houses the biggest center of race horse training in France.

Intimately link to the family of Montmorency from the 15C to the 17C, ten the family of the Condé from the 17C to the 19C. It has a wonderful fire works displays every year.

side shot of Castle of Chantilly

coming me driving on the side of the castle just over the pond, looks mysteriously grand...

Grande ecuries, horses and now a show

help from the Aga Khan foundation to keep these wonderful horses in show, a living museum of the horse.wonderful!!!

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:castle history, horses, and a cream, come over soon
  • Cons:none
  • In a nutshell:The wonderful sharing of history and gastronomy
  • Last visit to Chantilly: Sep 2011
  • Intro Updated Sep 3, 2012
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