Adress, opening hours and rates


One hour from Paris by the TGV fast train or two hours away by car, the Château du Clos Lucé is located in the middle of the town of Amboise, 400 metres from the Royal Château. Here you can enjoy an unforgettable encounter with Leonardo da Vinci, at the heart of his life and work.

Address

Le Château du Clos Lucé - Parc Leonardo da Vinci

Leonardo da Vinci's residence

2, rue du Clos Lucé
37400 Amboise
Val de Loire
France
Tél. : +33 (0) 2 47 57 00 73

How to get there

By car

A10, Paris-Tours-Bordeaux, exit No 18

The exit is located 20 minutes from Le Château du Clos Lucé.

A85, Nantes-Tours-Vierzon, exit No 11

The exit is located 20 minutes from Le Château du Clos Lucé.

GPS : N 47 24’ 37’’ / E 0 59’ 29’’

Free and private parking for bus in the rue du Clos Lucé, 300m on foot from the visitors' entrance.

Bus may get to the rue du Clos Lucé's parking by avenue Léonard de Vinci .

Fee-paying and private parking for cars in the rue du Clos Lucé, 300m on foot from the visitors' entrance.

By train

Paris Montparnasse : St Pierre des Corps in 55 minutes by TGV fast train (the station is 20 km from Amboise, connection possible by local train or by road)

Paris Austerlitz : Amboise direct in 2 hours (Amboise station is 2 km from Le Clos Lucé)

All year, a bus service provides connections between the station and Amboise town centre.

The Château du Clos Lucé is located 300m on foot from the town centre.


Navettes Paris - Amboise PARISCityVISION runs a regular shuttle service departing from Paris, more information here

Castle and parc Leonardo da Vinci opening hours

The Château du Clos Lucé – Parc Leonardo da Vinci is open all the year round. Every day without interruption (except January 1st et 25th December).

The countryside display is available in its entirety throughout high season.

January: 10.00 am to 6.00 pm
February - June: 9.00 am to 7.00 pm
July - August: 9.00 am to 8.00 pm
September - October: 9.00 am to 7.00 pm
November - December: 9.00 to 6.00 pm

Last entrance 1 hour before the castle closes

Prices 2016-2017

Individual rates

High season
(March 1st - November 15)

Low season
(November 16 - February 28)

Adults (free for disabled people)
Reduced (large families, unwaged)
Children (from 7 to 18 years old - free for children under 7 years)
Students
Family rates (2 adults and 2 children)
Family rates (2 adults and 3 children)
Family rates (2 adults and 4 children)
Persons with with reduced mobility
15,50€
14,00€
11,00€
11,50€
43,00€
46,00€
48,00€
6.50€
13,00€
11,00€
10,00€
10,00€
33,00€
38,00€
40,00€
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Group rates

High season
(March 1st - November 15)

Low season
(November 16 - February 28)

Adult groups (booking from 15 people)
School and children groups (from 7 to 18 years old)
School groups with educational materials (from 7 to 18 years old)
Student groups
Persons with with reduced mobility (adults/child groups)
Professionnal Rates
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Adult groups (from 15 people)
School and children groups (from 7 to 18 years old)
School groups with educational materials (from 7 to 18 years old)
Accompanist school group
Student groups
11,80€
9,00€
10,30€
10,50€
6.50€
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-
10,50€
8,00€
9,30€
10,50€
10,00€
10,50€
7,50€
8,60€
9,00€
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-
-
9,00€
7,00€
8,10€
10,50€
8,80€