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From 10 February to 10 March 2019 – Winter vacation

Guided tour

Attack! Guided tour on the theme of a fortified castle under attack.
From Sunday, 10 February to Sunday, 10 March
At 11:30 and 15:30

Try an armour or a gown of chatelaine

A unique occasion to wear a reconstituted armour from the 15th century or the recreation of a gown worn in the 14th century by a chatelaine. For children between the ages of 3 and 12.
From Monday, 11 February to Friday, 1 March (except weekends)
From 14:00 to 17:30

Archery     

An initiation to this medieval discipline very well mastered by which some battles were successful during the Hundred Years’ War!
From Monday 18 February to Friday 8 March (except weekends)
From 14:30 to 17:30

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From 31 March to 5 April 2019

Guided tour

Guided tour on the theme of a fortified castle under attack.
In French, from Sunday 31 March to Friday 5 April
At 11:15, 14:30, 16:00

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From 6 April to 5 May 2019 – Spring Break

Guided tour and firing of a trebuchet

Guided tour on the theme of attacking a fortified castle, including a demonstration in firing a war machine (one-third scale model).
In French, from Saturday, 6 April to Sunday, 5 May
At 11:00, 12:15, 14:15, 15:30, 16:45

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Children 5 to 14 years old.
From Sunday, 7 April to Sunday, 5 May (except Saturdays)
From 11:00 to 13:00 and 14:30 to 18:00 

Face to face with an arquebusier of the religious war

A costumed character presents the offensive and defensive equipment of an arquebusier.
From Sunday, 7 April to Friday, 3 May (except Saturdays and Sunday morning)
At 11:30, 12:30, 14:30, 15:30, 16:30, 17:30

Blacksmith demonstration

A blacksmith works in the forge before the visitors’ eyes and reveals the secrets of metal and fire.
From Monday, 8 April to Saturday, 4 May (except Sundays)
From 10:00 to 13:00 and 14:00 to 18:00

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From 6 May to 30 June 2019

Guided tour and firing of a trebuchet

Guided tour on the theme of attacking a fortified castle, including a demonstration in firing a war machine (one-third scale model).
In French, every weekend and bank holiday
At 11:00, 12:15, 14:15, 15:30, 16:45

Guided tour on the theme of a fortified castle under attack.
In French, during the week, at 11:15, 14:30, 16:30

Face to face with an arquebusier of the religious war

A costumed character presents the offensive and defensive equipment of an arquebusier.
From Thursday, 30 May to Sunday, 2 June and from Saturday, 8 to Monday, 10 June
At 11:30, 12:30, 14:30, 15:30, 16:30, 17:30

Visite guidée

From 1 July to 31 August 2019 – Summer vacation

Guided theme tours

Outdoor tour (approx. 45 min)

Guided tour on the theme of attacking and defending a fortified castle.
In French from Monday 1 July to Saturday 31 August
In English from Monday 8 July to Saturday 31 August
In Dutch from Monday 8 July to Friday 30 August (except weekends)
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Symposium-tour (approx. 90 min)

This tour helps you explore the castle’s museum and find out what an organ, a bombarde, a salad, a caltrop and other devices are. The most fortunate can try a half-armour as well as a medieval knight.
In French from Monday 8 July to Friday 30 August (except weekends)
At 9:15

Demonstration in firing a trebuchet

The most powerful of war machines in action… In order to not damage the château, the one used here is on a scale of 1:3!
From Monday 1 July to Friday 30 August
From 10:00 to 13:30 and 17:00 to 18:30 (except Sundays)

A show of arms     New scenario

A medieval-inspired farce performed by two actors who draw the public into their eccentricities!
From Monday 8 July to Friday 30 August
At 11:30, 12:30, 15:00, 16:00 and 17:00 (except Saturdays)

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Blacksmith demonstration

A blacksmith works in the forge before the visitors’ eyes and reveals the secrets of metal and fire.
From Monday 8 July to Friday 30 August
From 10:00 to 13:00 and 14:00 to 18:30

Mystery in the donjon, go investigate! 

An evening show during which the public is invited to follow comedians in the château to solve an enquiry.
From Monday 15 July to Tuesday 27 August
Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evening
At 20:30 and 22:15

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From 1 to 30 September 2019

Guided tour and firing of a trebuchet

Guided tour on the theme of attacking a fortified castle, including a demonstration in firing a war machine (one-third scale model).
In French, every day at 11:00, 15:30, 16:45 (except Saturday 21 and Sunday 22)
In English, every day at 12:15
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From 21 to 22 September 2019 – European Heritage Days

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From 1 to 18 October 2019

Guided tour

Guided tour on the theme of a fortified castle attack.
In French, at 11:15, 14:30, 16:00

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From 19 October to 3 November 2019 – Autumn Break

Guided tour and firing of a trebuchet

Guided tour on the theme of attacking a fortified castle, including a demonstration in firing a war machine (one-third scale model).
From Saturday, 19 October to Sunday, 3 November, at 11:00, 12:15, 14:30, 16:00

Face to face with an arquebusier of the religious war

A costumed character presents the offensive and defensive equipment of an arquebusier.
From Monday, 21 October to Sunday, 3 November (except 26 October, 1 and 2 November)
At 11:30, 12:30, 14:30, 15:30, 16:30

Try an armour or a gown of chatelaine

A unique occasion to wear a reconstituted armour from the 15th century or the recreation of a gown worn in the 14th century by a chatelaine. For children between the ages of 3 and 12.
From Sunday, 20 October to Saturday, 2 November
From 11:30 to 13:00 and from 14:00 to 17:30

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Blacksmith demonstration

A blacksmith works in the forge before the visitors’ eyes and reveals the secrets of metal and fire.
From Sunday 20 October to Friday 1 November (except saturdays)
From 10:00 to 13:00 and from 14:00 to 18:00

Knight’s time, with the “Massenie de Saint-Michel”

The leisure activities and the entertainments of the Lords and the noble ladies.
Friday 1 and Sunday 2 November

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From 26 December 2019 to 3 January 2020 – Christmas Holidays

Try an armour or a gown of chatelaine

A unique occasion to wear a reconstituted armour from the 15th century or the recreation of a gown worn in the 14th century by a chatelaine. For children between the ages of 3 and 12.
From Thursday, 26 December 2019 to Friday, 3 January 2020
From 11:00 to 12:30 and from 13:30 to 17:00 (except 1 January from 14:00 to 17:00)

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