With or without a tour guide

Self-guided tours  Guided tours


Self-guided tours


Free audio guides to visit the château are available in 6 languages: French, English, Spanish, Italian, German and Dutch.

Children’s audio guides are also available for kids 7 to 13 years old. Free game booklets are also given to children from 5 to 6 years old and from 7 to 12 years old. Game booklets and audio guides are only in French.

Room information stands were set up throughout the collections, in French, English and Spanish.



A free leaflet to visit the Forêt des Princes is available in 5 languages: English, German, Italian, Spanish and Dutch.

The Forêt des Princes can be toured on foot or by electric golf cart for the price of 13,00€ for 4 people for 30 minutes.


Guided tours

Several tours are offered (only in French):

Guided tour of the collections 
1 hour
4,50€, in addition to the entrance fee.
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 pm


Guided tour of the Theatre 
30 minutes
4,50€, in addition to the entrance fee.
at 4:00pm

Tours from the Theatre are available in English from July 1st to August 28, everyday, at 4:30 pm and tours from the Château at 11:30 am.

Take a look behind the scenes
2 hours – 6:00 pm
5 May, 2 June, 7 July and 4 August

A special opportunity to discover unusual, picturesque and intimate places, think about the history or imagine the future… just for you, in the company of the director.

Réservation 02 54 00 15 69

(20 people max.)

Château de Valençay
2 Rue de Blois, 36600 Valençay
02 54 00 10 66