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Parc des Mini-Chateaux

Boulevard St Denis Hors, 37400, Amboise, France
+33 2 47 23 44 57
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Very expensive

Ok, the castle are nice, the kids will be able to look around and play in the (few) attractions... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2017
dominiquesalacz
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Geneva, Switzerland
Fun for all

This was a great place for adults and children to see the castles of the Loire valley without... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2017
Emiyah E
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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You've seen your share of castles, villas and chateaux. Now see them again: this park contains over 40 miniature models of the country's most famous chateaux.
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good35%
  • Average22%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible14%
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“joint ticket” (3 reviews)
“dual ticket” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 18:30
LOCATION
Boulevard St Denis Hors, 37400, Amboise, France
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+33 2 47 23 44 57

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

Ok, the castle are nice, the kids will be able to look around and play in the (few) attractions, but let us be honest: this was very expensive compared to any other activities available in the area. I would not recommend

Thank dominiquesalacz
Aline G, Responsable relations clients at Parc des Mini-Chateaux, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Dear visitor, thank you for your comment about our park, we are sorry to read that you're visit wasn't as good as you hav expected.

Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

This was a great place for adults and children to see the castles of the Loire valley without having to drive to all of them. It's spacious and the the artistry and design of the castles are fantastic.

Thank Emiyah E
Aline G, Responsable relations clients at Parc des Mini-Chateaux, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Dear visitor, thank you for your comment, your visit seems to have been a great moment. We are pleased to read this positiv comment. Have a nice stay in the Loire Valley.

Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Surely a venue which will fail to survive. Although models are well constructed and gardens well tended, there just isn't that much for a family to do. One model train was running. The kids bounced on the bouncy castle and drove the model boats ,...More

Thank Jeremy A
Aline G, Responsable relations clients at Parc des Mini-Chateaux, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2016

Dear visitor, Thank you for your comment. We are sorry to read that you have a problems with our attraction staff. This park is made for a nice family moment trought little castles. A way to look differently at these French monuments.

Reviewed 27 August 2016

Very informative and well worth a visit by adults. The models are very detailed and give as good an idea of the outside as a visit would. This is wrongly marketed as a kid's outing whereas it should be made more informative for adults and...More

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Aline G, Responsable relations clients at Parc des Mini-Chateaux, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Dear visitor, Thank you for your comment. This park is a place for a family visit, we need to propose attractions for children but also informations and interactivity for adults. Thank you for your advice about prices but it's not as easy as it's looks...More

Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Went on an overcast day so pleasantly hardly anybody there! Children 12 and under get in slightly cheaper and you can buy a dual ticket and go to aquarium aswell Park is well laid out all the information is in French and English Mini cars...More

2  Thank jones036
Aline G, Responsable relations publiques at Parc des Mini-Chateaux, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2016

Dear visitor, Thank you to your comment, Parc Mini-Châteaux is a place for a family time with some attractions for children. A lot of our visitors visit our park to see Loire Valley castles differently or to choose the ones they want to visit for...More

Reviewed 8 August 2016

This park is too cute to miss. Plus, where else can you see great miniature versions of many of the Loire Valley castles? It is also a great way to introduce yourself to the Loire Valley and maybe help you decide which castles you want...More

Thank JRIZ
Aline G, Responsable relations clients at Parc des Mini-Chateaux, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2016

dear visitor, Thank you for your comment. As you have notice the Parc MINI-Châteaux is the place where tourists can find their own program during their stay in the Loire Valley. Kids can have fun and discover as giants the French architectural treasure.

Reviewed 31 July 2016

We visited on a very hot day and virtually had the place to ourselves. It was fun to wander amongst the chateaux knowing that we don’t have time to visit them all. Fun rides for kids on cars and horses on rails which are part...More

Thank Dawn on holiday
Aline G, Responsable relations clients at Parc des Mini-Chateaux, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2016

Dear visitor, thank you for your interesting comment. Parc Mini-châteaux during hot days is oftena peacefull place to visit, children can have fun on attractions and parents can appreciate the beauty of 41 castles. A place to choose which castle you want to visit, to...More

Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Our family had a lovely time pottering around the models. Some had recently been restored and my daughter's (8&4) enjoyed dressing up, the bouncy castles and pony and car rides. Good with joint ticket for aquarium.

Thank woodyelise
Aline G, Responsable relations clients at Parc des Mini-Chateaux, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2016

Dear visitor, Thank you for your comment, a historical visit for your family, but also a moment of fun and happinesse regarding to your commentary. Have a nice stay in the Loire Valley visiting our castles (in real).

Reviewed 28 July 2016

We visited here without little children and had lots of fun anyway. We even rode the horses (fake ones that run on a track) There is a nice stream running through the models on display and the setting is quite beautiful. It is quite expensive,...More

Thank Alexandra T
Aline G, Responsable relations clients at Parc des Mini-Chateaux, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2016

Dear visitor, Thank you for your comment, Parc Mini-Chateaux it's a place to overlook castles of the Loire Valley in one site. Throught all these models you can have somme fun with our attractions. A little walk where you can dream of prince and princess...More

Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Undoubtedly a great concept - the models are in the main part good but everything around it is unkept and not working - only one train on one section of a huge track. In all the literature there is remote control boats advertised - not...More

Thank chasdrury
Aline G, Responsable relations clients at Parc des Mini-Chateaux, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2016

Dear visitor, thank you for your comment, the Parc Mini-Chateaux is in restauration, a long and precise work for all our staff, you have seen all these models and certainly realize the thoroughness we need to maintain these little castles. Technical problems appears daily, we...More

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Inna P
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Hello, One hour from Paris by the TGV fast train or two hours away by car,Mini-Château park is located in heights of Amboise, 1 km from the Royal Château. - By train Paris Montparnasse > St Pierre des Corps in 55 minutes... More
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Inna P
27 March 2015|
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Response from Aline G | Property representative |
One hour from Paris by the TGV fast train or two hours away by car,Mini-Château park is located in heights of Amboise, 1 km from the Royal Château. - By train Paris Montparnasse > St Pierre des Corps in 55 minutes by TGV... More
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