Open every day of the year
WE love : an ideal castle with young children
Tales : the storytellers tell the stories of Charles Perrault
Duration: count at least 2 hours
The Breteuil castle : visit a 17th century castle
To visit the castle of Breteuil, it is :
- meet a family whose ancestors have made the history of this place for 4 centuries
- visit a castle at the17th century architecture,
- discover a superb heritage made of paintings, furniture, works of art...
Visit of the gardens of the castle of Breteuil:
- the French garden
- the Garden of Princes (or English garden), decorated with Japanese cherry trees and fruit trees
- the labyrinthyou might run into Cinderella dancing with her Prince Charming.
Perrault's tales in the spotlight at the Château de Breteuil
Charles Perrault's tales are told by costumed storytellers
- The tales of Perrault are staged in the park and garden of the castle
- At 2:30 p.m. every Saturday, Sunday and holiday, and every day at 2:30 p.m. during the school vacations in zone C
- Kids love! Nevertheless, some parents warn us that very young children can be frightened by certain tales, such as that of Bluebeard.
7 famous tales of Perrault are staged with about twenty wax figures in the outbuildings of the castle.
- the Tom Thumb and his brothers who found refuge in the fruit tree
- little Red Riding Hood at the bedside of his strange grandmother in the doll's house
- Puss in Boots in the stables
- Cinderella dressed in her beautiful dress in the stables, coming face to face with the impressive
- Blue Beard in the hunting lounge, meet the sweet princess
- Donkey Skin in charge of the most thankless work in the wash house
- the Sleeping Beauty.
Chateau de Breteuil - Rates
- The rates depend on the chosen formula: "visit castle + gardens + tales" or "gardens + tales".
- Reduced rates for children, over 60 years old, teachers, job seekers, military, large families, disabled persons - Upon presentation of a receipt
- Free for children under 5
Picnic area - Restaurant
- Picnic areas are provided for those who have brought their own snacks! There are even picnic areas with shelter
- If you forgot your picnic, a kiosk allows you to buy pancakes, croque-monsieur and sells ice cream and drinks
- A tea room is open on Sundays and holidays (but not all year round)
How to get to Chateau de Breteuil?
- By car, from the west of Paris At the Porte de Saint Cloud, take the direction of Bordeaux, then the N118, then the Saclay exit. At the Saclay exit take the N306 (then D906) towards Chevreuse. At Saint-Rémy-lès-Chevreuse (before Chevreuse) follow the Molières and then the signs "château de Breteuil".
- By car from the south of Paris From the Porte d'Italie or Porte d'Orléans, take the A6 towards Lyon then the A10 towards Bordeaux, then exit at Les Ulis. At the Ulis exit, follow Chartres direction until Gometz-la-Ville. At Gometz-la-Ville, take the direction of Les Molières
- By car from Bordeaux or Chartres (A10) Take the Rochefort en Yvelines exit, (1st exit after the Saint Arnould toll booth). Take the direction of Bullion, Cernay-la-Ville or Dampierre until you see the signs "Château de Breteuil".
- By car from Normandy On the A13, as you approach Versailles, take the A12 towards Rambouillet. At the end of the A12, continue on the N10, still towards Rambouillet, for about 5km. Exit after Trappes when you see the sign (on the right) for Mesnil-Saint-Denis. At this exit, turn left immediately towards Le Mesnil-Saint-Denis and then Chevreuse or Dampierre. Either in Chevreuse or in Dampierre, motorists will find signs "château de Breteuil".
- By car from Versailles In Saint-Rémy-lès-Chevreuse, go to Les Molières and follow the signs to the castle.by public transport :
- If you do not have a car BALADOBUS (Saint-Rémy-lès-Chevreuse, RER B): bus connections on Sundays and public holidays from April 5 to October 25, 2020. Schedules, rates and itinerary
- Parking is free