The Renaissance
of Valençay

With a Renaissance and classic architecture, ranked among the 22 major sites of the Loire Valley, the castle of Valençay, excpetional by its location overlooking the Nahon Valley, offers the charm of the countryside near major cities. Located between the Berry and the Loire Valley, it is 1 hour from Tours, 1:30 from Orléans and only 2:30 from Paris. 


Festival Talleyrand

After its fourth edition, the 2019 Talleyrand Festival will take place every weekend from September 7 to 29. This music festival featuring ancient instruments, launched in 2014, is becoming a major event, with a loyal audience.

Jazz by Candlelight

True event of the summer, the candlelight evenings are renewed this year around a jazz programming. Laurent Dehors and his Ensemble Tous Dehors will take the public on a nocturnal tour of the 3000-candle lit castle and park, with an exceptional opera / jazz concert on the large lawn.



Opening hours

Château de Valençay is opening for the holidays, from December 21st to January 5th, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Visitor information

For security reasons, the labyrinth is temporarily closed. We apologize in advance for the inconvenience.

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