School trip

All year round, the Château de Gizeux welcomes you for an afternoon or a day and offers activities adapted to the school curriculum and your expectations.

The Costumed Tour

Immerse yourself in the history of the castle!

During the guided tour, discover the remains of the medieval castle and the Renaissance wing, as well as the habits and customs of seigneurial life.
Students will be wearing costumes to help them immerse themselves in the past.

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New for 2024: the Little Musketeers School!

This year, immerse your pupils in the era of the Musketeers with a brand new activity:

The Little Musketeers School!

An immersive educational workshop, including a presentation of the role of the real musketeers of yesteryear, an introduction to fencing, and a discovery of the traditional dances of the period.

And check out our usual workshops!

We advise all our school groups to start with a costumed tour of the château, followed by one or more of the 7 educational workshops to choose from:

  • Musketeers (new for 2024)
  • Stained glass
  • Bread Oven
  • Fauna & Flora
  • Egg tempera painting
  • Coat of arms Monogram

To find out more about the different workshops and our prices, download the form below:


To prepare your school trip

  • You will be sent teaching sheets to help you master the content of the activity.
  • You can come and meet the mediators before your trip, free of charge and by appointment.

For lunch

  • In case of bad weather, a covered area is available.
  • In fine weather, the grove and park are open to you

Contact us!

We’ll be happy to advise you on how best to organise your visit, depending on your timetable, the age of your pupils and the subject you’re interested in.

  • Phone: +33 2 47 96 45 18
  • Email :

© Château de Gizeux 37340 Gizeux

Château de Gizeux

37340 Gizeux

00 33 (0)2 47 96 45 18

Infos / News


Guest rooms and tours of the chateau are now open.


From 13 May to 30 June the château is closed every Wednesday.


We look forward to welcoming you on all other days!