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School Groups

Presentation of our educational activities:

Prices

Consult our prices here for school groups

School groups

Presentation of our educational activities:

Reserve your english commented tour, educational workshop or artistic activitie.

Visits available from September to June and educational workshop n°3 available from September to May.
We recommend that you organize your school trip at least two months in advance.

COMMENTED TOURS
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Guided tour (7-18 years)

You lay a siege in front of the ramparts before attacking the keep. When you arrive in the upper courtyard, you will know everything about attacking and defending a fortified castle.

Duration: 45 min
Price: 35€ + admission
Group: 45 children maximum
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Guided tour with demonstration in firing a trebuchet (7-18 years)

After laying siege to the castle, you become assistants to the guide who operates the trebuchet, the most powerful war machine of the Middle Ages.

Duration: 1 hour
Price: 50€ + admission
Group: 45 children maximum
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Guided tour with demonstration in shooting a crossbow (7-14 years)

After laying siege to the castle, the guide presents a crossbow in detail, explains how it works and experiments it with you.

Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
Price: 65€ + admission
Group: 24 children maximum
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HERITAGE WORKSHOPS
… as a complement to the castle tour

Workshop n°3: The panoply of the perfect combatant (8-12 years)

This tour full of surprises lets the children discover and experiment the equipment of the men-at-arms in the Middle Ages.

Duration: 2 hours
Price: 115€ + admission
Group: 24 children maximum
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Workshop n°5: The Builders’ Secrets (10-12 years)

The children measure with feet and inches, create a 13-knot arithmetic rope and experiment it such as builders in the Middle Ages.

Duration: 2 hours
Price: 115€ + admission
Group: 24 children maximum
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ARTISTIC ACTIVITIES

Medieval Dances (5-10 years)

This activity is the occasion for children to appreciate a variety of new sounds and to try different group dances: treska, carole, saltarello…

Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
Price: 100€ + admission
Group: 15 to 24 children maximum
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