"The Chateau of Cheverny" Loire Valley Châteaux Tip by radz

Loire Valley Châteaux, Paris: 5 reviews and 5 photos

  The Chateau of Cheverny
by radz
 
 

This one of the Loire Vally Castles, 1630 -1640.which is verywell furnihsed,
is still owned by Huarault de Vibraye family,descendants of the original buliders..

Inside of Castle the Gallery displays some rare painting fromFrancois Clouet,
painter to King Francois Ist .And drawing room displays family portraits.

Displays of furniture from Louis XV period.
And big Arms room&kings bedroom is very well maintained.The great drawing rooms furniture dates back from 17thc,and 18thc .
It has beautifully manicured garden .The ground thry have 18th century "Orangerie"
,Where Leonardo da Vinci's Monalisa was kept during WWII.
Entrance you have enter thro small shopping hall.They sell Souvenirs,gift items,paintings.
But very costely here.

Entrance fees adult/child Euro5.80/2.80.

Phone: 02 54799629
Website: http://www.chateau-cheverny.fr

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Oct 3, 2003
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