Exceptional closure COVID-19 until an undetermined date.

Health and safety come first, this is why distance & safety rules apply to everybody - visitors & staff.
Discover all the visiting measures here.


The site is accessible throughout for children and families are very welcome at the Royal Fortress of Chinon.

For children, a visit to a medieval fortress is always a source of imagination and adventure.  Models, interactive terminals and other mediation tools can be found around the Fortress, to accompany them in their discovery.

Activities and iPad tours help younger visitors to develop their curiosity and share it with their family.