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Chinon Castle

Following one different with the author of certain cards, which we will not quote, we are obliged to withdraw the whole of the texts and photographs of this monument.

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  1. History of the castle
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The castle of Chinon, in spite of too vigorous restorations which make often difficult the analysis, constitutes a major site by the variety of the times represented. Castle of the counts de Blois to the royal palate, three architectures are essential: the Plantagenêt fortification, the fortification philippienne, to finish by the royal residence.

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Coordinates of the castle

Castle :

Château de Chinon
37500 Chinon

Phone: + 33 2 47 93 13 45 Fax.: + 33 2 47 93 93 32

Proprietor :
City property - Listed monument

Date and schedule from the visits

The castle is open all days :

- on April 1 at September 30 of 9h at 19h
- on October 1 at March 31 of 9h30 at 17h

The castle is closed on December 25 and January 1.

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