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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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5 star for families with children

This is like visiting the châteaux of the valley but is a parc and fun for children. They can... read more

Reviewed January 24, 2018
ETHKino
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Paris, France
Hopefully better during high season

The entire place needs a good cleaning & repair. It is a very wonderful concept & it could easily... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2017
DachK
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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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.
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good37%
  • Average21%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible11%
Jan 23, 2018
“5 star for families with children”
Oct 29, 2017
“Hopefully better during high season ”
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Boulevard St Denis Hors, 37400, Amboise, France
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+33 2 47 23 44 57

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Reviewed January 24, 2018

This is like visiting the châteaux of the valley but is a parc and fun for children. They can relate to the castles better than on the site of each one. Small models show them everything.

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Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

The entire place needs a good cleaning & repair. It is a very wonderful concept & it could easily be a 4 or 5 location if upkept properly. The chatauex are beautifully done but are dirty & things are obviously not tended to daily. For...More

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Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

Good fun day some of the rides were not working but still fun for all the family looking at the work that went into the building of the Chateaux is amazing

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Reviewed June 5, 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

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

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Reviewed April 25, 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.

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Aline G, Responsable relations clients at Parc des Mini-Chateaux, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 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.

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Reviewed September 1, 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

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Aline G, Responsable relations clients at Parc des Mini-Chateaux, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 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.

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Reviewed August 28, 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 August 29, 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

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Reviewed August 19, 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

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

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Reviewed August 8, 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
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Aline G, Responsable relations clients at Parc des Mini-Chateaux, responded to this reviewResponded August 16, 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.

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Reviewed August 1, 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

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Aline G, Responsable relations clients at Parc des Mini-Chateaux, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 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

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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
March 28, 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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