Visit the tulip display at
Chateau de Cheverny
You can see more pics.
here on our blog
CHAUMONT INTERNATIONAL GARDEN FESTIVAL
year the festival gardens are open between April 21st and
The theme for this,
the 25th edition of the festival, is
‘GARDENS OF THE CENTURY AHEAD’
Check out our blog-post on the festival
The annual 'Foire aux Vins de
Pâques' (wine fair) in Amboise is on until Monday 21st April.
10/05/2014 ORLEANS (45)
Fêtes de Jeanne d’Arc, Ile Charlemagne and sites within the city : commemoration of the liberation of Orleans by Joan of Arc, with festival and medieval market, concerts, sounds and lights, parties, fashion shows.
During the Easter weekend (19th 20th &21st April) many of the major chateaux of
the Loire Valley offer egg treasure hunts for children, of all ages!
These include Azay-le-Ferron (above) Chinon, Langeais, Rivau and
with its magical setting may just get our vote as the place to be.
the Museum of Prehistory from April 12 to November 30, 2014
which translates as "Beasts of all trades" will show how
Paleolithic man used animals not only for food but as a
source for weapons, tools and clothing. The exhibition will be
displayed over four spaces of the exhibition hall of the museum.
On display will be
a mammoth skeleton, a stuffed reindeer and musk ox plus items made
from the various parts of the animals
Le Grand Pressigny
Museum of Prehistory
From 10am - 6.00pm
Adults € 5.50
Children € 4.50
(under 7 years free)
Free Parking (2
min) for cars and buses
Nocturne show: a special sound effects and huge
projection festival in the Blois Château Royal court.
English performance on Wednesday Every evening from the
5th of April to the 21st of September (except on the
26th of April, on the 21st of June and on the 13th of
July). In April, May and September at 10:00 p.m. In
June, July and August at 10:30 p.m.