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Chateau de Breteuil

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Address: Choisel, 78460 Chevreuse, France
Phone Number: +33 1 3052 0502
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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A charming place

It is a great place to visit if you live in Paris. Nice day out. There is a good play ground for kids and nice picnic area. We paid about 55 Euros for family of 4 to get in. There... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2016
Paris, France
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Brussels, Belgium
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38 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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

Thank barry s
Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

It is a great place to visit if you live in Paris. Nice day out. There is a good play ground for kids and nice picnic area. We paid about 55 Euros for family of 4 to get in. There is a guide tour 50 minutes which was nice to know history. It was French. Gardens are amazing . It... More 

Thank zdal1
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22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

A wonderful chateau which is under renovation but is well worth a visit, it is chateau you can walk around, touch, sit and photograph. The chateau is also used for events, film sets, weddings and there are rooms to rent in the Castle Keep. A Grand setting and a wonderful feel, the staff are very helpful and informative and if... More 

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197 reviews
58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

The chateau de Breteuil is one of the historic mansions around Paris that is open to the public. It is in a nice setting with a wonderful garden. The chateau has developped a fairytale theme with the tales of Charles Perrault; Little Red Riding Hood, Puss in Boots, Cinderella etc. Good for kids! Entrance (the full monty) is 15.90€ for... More 

Thank Thomas B
Hong Kong
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014 via mobile

The night before visiting this chateau I realized the bus line stops operation in winter, therefore I rented a car and drove from Massy-Palaiseau. After a 30-minute journey I arrived this remote chateau with my wife, who is fascinated with fairly tales. We didn't visit at the right weather - there was a rainy morning and windy throughout the day.... More 

Thank hoohooo
Rawtenstall, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

The chateau is very popular with school groups, especially those under 10 years old so timing is everything. Fortunately we had a guide to ourselves who was happy to practice her English - yes this is a guided tour only chateau. Photos are permitted but must be without flash. As the lighting can be a bit dark in some of... More 

Thank RossendaleMancunian
Co. Antrim
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

The Château de Breteuil! Is a terrific place for the whole family. The visit to the castle is informative and interesting, especially if it is the current owner doing the visit (in English)! A maze will keep everyone entertained. There are several interesting fairy tale displays. A terrific walk to discover some magnificent trees. Also a children's park and picnic... More 

Thank StephenAntrim
Mijas, España
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47 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

A beautiful and impeccably kept family owned chateau. A guided visit is very well explained by a charming young woman and/ or the owner himself, depending on the amount of people present. The chateau has a main theme: Perrault's childrens stories. There are scenes from several done in life size wax figures and others in beautiful miniatures. During the afternoon... More 

Thank AbuelaNany
Paris, France
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20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012

Visited Chateau de Breteuil, had a guided tour of the Chateau, wandered through the gardens, the maze, the many outbuildings filled with characters from Perault's fairy tales and saw Puss in Boots everywhere. The guide interacted with the children throughout the tour of the house, she really seemed to love her job. The chateau is privately owned, very well maintained,... More 

Thank hils r
Saint-Nom-la-Breteche, France
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547 reviews
228 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 285 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2012

With its connection to Claude Perault (author of Puss in Boots, Tom Thumb , Sleeping Beauty etc) this chateau is an ideal way for adults to have a really interesting cultural day out and for the children to really enjoy all the fairy story stuff! The family had close connections to royalty and all the rooms are full of waxworks... More 

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