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Chateau de Breteuil

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Mesmerising Palace!!!!

Such an amazing visit. A best palace to visit with children. Well maintained palace with beautiful... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2018
A high point of my visit

I am about at an advanced intermediate level in french, so I was able to understand about 40% of... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2018
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allee du Chateau, 78460 Choisel, France
+33 1 30 52 05 02
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

Such an amazing visit. A best palace to visit with children. Well maintained palace with beautiful garden. Worth the visit... Just mesmerising!!

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

I am about at an advanced intermediate level in french, so I was able to understand about 40% of what our french speaking guide was saying on the tour of the home. I was able to get the gist of it. Even without being able...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank divefan
Reviewed October 1, 2018

This was my second visit, after an absence of ten years. The French-speaking guides know what they're talking about and give an excellent explanation of the history of the chateau and how it relates to the history of France. The guides can speak English, but...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lklein2011
Reviewed September 29, 2017

The Castle and the garden are beautiful but I'd highly recommend to take to guided tour with all the explanations about the history of this castle. Breteuil family was really involved in many government and public action, so many things to learn from this visit....More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Aurelien B
Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

It's a perfect place to bring young kids especially if they are Francophones, as a lady tells stories to the great joy of the kids (and parents). The gardens of the castle are beautiful and The stables have been turned in to interactive story boards...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

Amazing private chateau which has the same owners for more 300 years. Enormous territory which well-maintained. There you can find place for the picnic with a tables and benches with a playground nearby, tree mosaic, labyrinthe, flower garden, fontaine with sculptures and etc. Lot's interactive...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Tanya B
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

Our group of ladies were guided through this historic and beautifully maintained chateau by the knowledgeable Helene, who made every room come alive for us. The property is fantastic, but the stories of the major historical events that have occurred there, the famous people who...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Nana_JP
Reviewed April 19, 2017

Visited the Chateau during the Easter holidays on a beautiful day. You can walk around visiting all the different stories and see the setting of the scene, you can press a button on some of the scenes and get the story however this is in...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Nuala B
Reviewed January 24, 2017 via mobile

This was one of the highlights of our week staying in Gif-Sur-Yvette. We chose a brutally cold January day to explore the delightful grounds - will definitely return when it's warmer!

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Richard N
Reviewed August 24, 2016

Only guided tours were available which were well done but were only available in French. For us the highlight was the kitchen.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Diane M
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Yes, English is available