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"Double-Helix Staircase at Chambord" Top 5 Page for this destination Pays de la Loire Things to Do Tip by sue_stone

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  the double-helix staircase
by sue_stone

Inside Chateau de Chambord you can see and climb the amazing double-helix spiral staircase.

It consists of two spiral staircases that wind around the same central axis but never meet.

Address: Maison des Réfractaires, 41250 Chambord
Directions: From Paris: motorway A 10 towards Blois, exit n° 16 towards Mer, then secondary road D 112 to Chambord.

From Tours: motorway A 10, exit n° 17 towards Blois, then secondary road D 33 to Chambord

Phone: 33 / (0)2 54 50 50 00

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Feb 27, 2004
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