In family

Are you visiting the castle of Azay-le-Rideau with your family? Discover all our offers !

Enfants courant vers le château

Visits and activities

Discover our family activities

Get equipped to discover the castle with your children! Several possibilities are proposed to you:

  • The game card: the castle mascot, Sally the salamander, has had her royal crown stolen. Can you help her find it?
    As a family, get ready to join forces and test your knowledge to solve this mystery. It's up to you! Puzzles and challenges await you during your visit to the castle.
    Ages 5 and up
    Price: €2 
    In French only
  • The junior audioguide: for an even more complete visit, the junior audioguide takes you on a 1.5-hour tour of the castle. 
    From 6 years old
    Price: 3 €.

Don't miss the guided tours and activities offered by our mediators during the vacations.

To discover the castle while having fun, the "Family Rendezvous" and "Monument jeu d'enfant" will offer you unforgettable moments of discovery.

Famille suivant une visite costumée

François Christophe

Tips for visiting the castle

Enjoy the park and the garden of secrets

An 8-hectare park crossed by the Indre River surrounds the castle. Ideal to stretch your legs after a long drive!

Feeling hungry during the visit?

Picnics are allowed in the park. Sit down in front of the most beautiful facades of the Loire Valley for a lunch or a royal snack!

The tea room "le Lavoir" opens its doors from Easter to the end of September. Ideal for a lunch or a break in front of the majestic main staircase.

Conditions of free admission

The entrance is free for children under 18 years old. Take advantage of it!

Book a ticket

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Conditions of visit

Visit with peace of mind!

  • Strollers are not allowed inside the castle but you can leave them in a secure area before entering.
  • Need to warm up a bottle during your visit? Don't panic! A bottle warmer is available on request at the reception desk. A changing table is also available in the sanitary area.