Château de Breteuil

  • Historic site and monument
  • Historic patrimony
  • Castle
Château de Breteuil

Breteuil: a journey through history and dreams

With 50 wax figures, the magnificently furnished château recreates the daily life of a family at the core of French history. Eight Perrault tales are represented in this ancient abode. The 75 hectare grounds feature several gardens, a maze, playground and picnic areas.

Offers and services :

Groups welcomed every day, all year round

Guided tours of the château

Free visits to the gardens and grounds

Events and entertainment :

Temporary exhibitions


European heritage days

Opening and closing times

All year round, daily between 10 am and 8 pm.

Last entrance at 17:30.


Adult: 12.30 to 18.30 € (Ticket for castle only and ticket for gardens and Fairy Tales Scenes)
Teenager: 11.30 to 15.30 € (Ticket for castle)
Child: 11.30 to 15.30 €.

Free entry for children < 5 years.
Group rate available for > 10 people.

Payment methods accepted

  • Bank/credit card
  • Check
  • Travellers Cheque
  • Cash
  • Culture voucher


Types of customers

  • Children
  • Groups


  • Minimum number of people : 10


  • Animals accepted


Types of visits available

  • Unguided individual tours available permanently
  • Guided individual tours available permanently
  • Unguided group tours on request
  • Guided group tours on request

Average length of visit

  • 180 minutes (individual)

Services and facilities


  • Car park
  • Free car park
  • Picnic area
  • Play area


  • Pets welcome
  • Shop


  • Activity


Spoken languages

  • French

Visit languages

  • English
  • French

Languages of educational signs

  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Japanese
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Additional information

Storytellers tell families Charles Perrault 's stories on Saturday, Sunday, bank holiday, and lla days during Paris region school holidays at 16:30.
Du to meteorological conditions, and season, storytellers where costumes and telle the stories in the garden or inside.

Groups can book story sessions on demand.


  • Visual disability
  • Not accessible in a wheelchair


Plan your route


Contact information

Your contacts

Group reservations contact


  • Mr Jean-Emmanuel CHARRAULT