Discover the Castle, the Condé Museum, the park, the Grandes Écuries and the Horse Museum!

The castle is made up of two distinct spaces: the apartments and the Condé Museum.

© Jérôme Houyvet

The Condé Museum

The Condé Museum, the second collection of old paintings after the Louvre, presents a magnificent collection of 2 works. Poussin, Ingres, Raphaël,… dozens of painters who have made the history of art.
The Condé Museum has preserved a typical hanging from the XNUMXth century. Indeed, the Duke D'Aumale, the last princely owner, left a precise will asking that the works of Chantilly remain in place and never be sold or loaned. He hoped to keep his collection intact, and thanks to this vigilance, Chantilly is one of the most beautiful museums in France.

Condé Museum © LJC
  • The large apartments allow visitors to admire the XNUMXth century decorations of the princes.
  • Furniture bought by the Duke of Aumale, contemporary with the decorations, adorns the course.
  • A stakeholder in large apartments, the Cabinet des Livres keeps 19 volumes, 000 manuscripts and 1 printed matter. The Duke of Aumale, a true enthusiast, inherited around 500 manuscripts from the princes of Bourbon-Condé and acquired 17, including the famous Très Riches Heures of the Duke of Berry. He thus composes a fabulous collection.
  • The library and archives of the Château de Chantilly in a few figures: 44 old books including 000 incunabula; 700 manuscripts including 1500 illuminations.
  • The small apartments of the Duke of Aumale bear witness to the XNUMXth century way of life since they remained unchanged upon the death of their owner. A real journey into the intimacy of the Duke.

Discovery of the gardens, tasting of Chantilly cream in the hamlet, playground, labyrinth, kangaroo enclosures ... the 115 hectare park includes various types of gardens: "French" garden with the large Le Nôtre parterre, English garden, Anglo garden -Chinese, wood ...

Love Island © Sophie Lloyd

The Great Stables

The Great Stables are home to the Horse Museum and show horses.
The Horse Museum, opened in 2014, is a modern museum presenting 200 works of art around the horse and its history. Fun and interactive, the Museum is suitable for all ages.
Equestrian events and shows take place according to an annual calendar.

Grandes Ecuries © Garry Otte

The Council in addition

We advise you to devote half a day to discovering the castle and the park.
The Grandes Écuries can be visited afterwards.
Why not extend the discovery of the Château de Chantilly with places with a historical link: the Pavillon de Manse with the hydraulic machine that supplied the water games with water, or the Potager des Princes with traces of the old garden ponds?


Opening time

From January 03 to January 21
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
From January 22 to March 25
Monday Open from 10:30 a.m. to 18 p.m.
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Open from 10:30 a.m. to 18 p.m.
Thursday Open from 10:30 a.m. to 18 p.m.
Friday Open from 10:30 a.m. to 18 p.m.
Saturday Open from 10:30 a.m. to 18 p.m.
Sunday Open from 10:30 a.m. to 18 p.m.

Château and Grandes Ecuries: 10am-30pm, park: 17am-10pm

From March 26 to October 21
Monday Open from 10h to 20h
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Open from 10h to 20h
Thursday Open from 10h to 20h
Friday Open from 10h to 20h
Saturday Open from 10h to 20h
Sunday Open from 10h to 20h

Château and Grandes Ecuries: 10 am-18pm, park: 10 am-20pm

Prices

Child rate 13,50€
Child rate 24€
Child rate 6€
Adult rate 17€
Adult rate 30€
Adult rate 8€
Adult rate 23€
Adult rate 22€
Adult rate 17€

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Entertainment in the park

Get on board the little train!
A 35-minute guided walk through the park and its gardens. You will discover the parterres of André Le Nôtre, the Grand Canal, the Maison de Sylvie, and the Hameau.
Prices: Adult: € 8 and children (from 4 to 18 years old): € 4

Nautical ride

No permit required
Children from 3 years old and under the responsibility of an adult - 1 per boat
Life jacket compulsory and provided

  • Electric boat
    30 min: 25€
    1h: 45 € only during the week
    2h30: 89 € only during the week
  • Pedalo
    30 min: €15
    1h: €25
  • Barque
    30 min: €15
    The activity may be canceled due to adverse weather conditions. Please arrive 15 minutes before your reservation time.

Rosalies rental

Prices :
1h: 19 € / 2h30: 45 € / 1 day: 89€
(Two seats in the front provided for young children). The activity may be canceled due to adverse weather conditions. Please arrive 15 minutes before your reservation time.

Electric cart rental

For a free and effortless visit to the park!

Prices :
2-4 seat cart: 30 € / hour
6-seater cart: 35 € / hour
Please arrive 15 minutes before your reservation time.

"Trotlux" scooters

Explore the grounds of the Château de Chantilly aboard a Trotlux! As comfortable as a scooter, this luxury scooter made in France, is equipped with a removable leather seat and multiple accessories that make all its charm. From 12 years.

Prices :
1h: 19€
2h30: 39€
1 day: 69€

Events at the castle