SELF-GUIDED TOUR BOOKLET

A guide booklet is given to each pupil, as well as an information leaflet for teachers.

Suitable for : 6 - 8 year olds and 8 - 11 year olds
Duration : 1 hour
Price: schools admission fee*

 Only in French

LANDSCAPE READING
THE FORTRESS OF CHINON, A WINDOW INTO THE 18TH CENTURY TOWN NEW

Suitable for: secondary schools and colleges
Duration: 1 hour
Price: schools admission fee*


From the Fortress, students are asked to think about the landscape of the Vienne and the surrounding area. They compare their ideas with images and documents from the 18th century to understand what daily life was like in Chinon in the run up to the French Revolution.
(A teacher leads the visit using the educational material provided)

Only in French

*Admission fee

  • Infant schools: free
  • Primary schools, secondary schools and colleges: €1.50 per pupil
  • Secondary schools in Indre-et-Loire: free