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“Flower Power” at the Château of Chaumont-sur-Loire
Published on 03/07/2017

“Flower Power” at the Château of Chaumont-sur-Loire

Flowers seize power at the International Garden Festival

20th April – 5th November 2017

Now established as a must-see event during the garden season, the 26thedition of the International Festival at Chaumont-sur-Loire is celebrating Flower Power.

Flowers have the power to fascinate, charm, heal and even kill us. They can change the world, soothe your soul, or capture your heart. Faced with the problems of the world, flowers can offer a solution.

At Chaumont, anything can be said through the power of flowers.  


Set your emotions free and fill your senses with wonder in the 26 gardens, real living artworks created by international artists hailing from all the corners of the globe (landscapers, designers, architects, etc.).

Another reason to visit the International Garden Festival is the Château’s park, where you can discover one of the most beautiful panoramic views there is over the Loire Valley.


It’s time for FLOWER POWER at Chaumont-sur-Loire in 2017!

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Practical Info:

  • The International Garden Festival is open every day between 20th April and 5thNovember 2017 from 10 am.
  • The Festival and its gardens are accessible to reduced-mobility visitors.
  • Animals kept on a lead are allowed in the gardens.

Evenings at the Estate – the Light Gardens

From 1st June to 31st August, see the Festival Gardens from a whole new perspective at nightfall, illuminated by a superb lighting display using low-consumption LEDs. Come and experience something magical and out of the ordinary!

When making a booking, consider the Estate ticket, which gives you access to:

  • 40 contemporary art exhibitions and installations throughout the Estate
  • 26 new gardens as part of the International Garden Festival
  • 32 hectares of parks (the Parc Historique and the Parc du Goualoup)
  • The fully-furnished Château and its splendid Stables
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