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Chantilly Travel Guide: 55 reviews and 157 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...

Inside this castle is wonderful

With one of the best paintings collection in France , many think second only to the Louvre, this is the Chateau de Chantilly galerie des glaces, a smaller version of that one in another castle of France ::)

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 2013
  • Intro Updated Jan 14, 2015
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