Journées du Patrimoine

Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 September 2020

Theme of the 2020 edition : Heritage and education: learning for life.

This event is organised in compliance with the safety rules related to the health crisis:
  • Wearing a mask is required
  • hydroalcoholic gel
  • one-way tour route
  • visits limited to 15 people 
  • special online reservations on the Patrivia website


Saturday 19 September 2020

Outdoor music at the Château de Tanlay from 3pm to 5pm

Musical walk at the Nymphée organized by 3l’Association des Amis du Château de Tanlay et l’Académie de Musique Ancienne de Tonnerre (AMAT)3,
on Saturday 19 September at 3pm and 5pm.

Christophe Coin & Davit Melkonyan

Duos pour deux violoncelles de Jean-Louis Duport (1749-1819), Bernhard Romberg (1767-1841), Jacques-Michel Hurel De Lamare (1772-1823), Jacques Offenbach (1819-1889).

In case of bad weather, possible retreat to the Vestibule des Césars.

Free participation in the hat.

Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 September 2020

Arts and Crafts

This year, on the occasion of the European Heritage Days, the restoration and heritage professions will be given pride of place! Meet people working on the restoration and embellishment of the Château Chapel, including the restoration of the stained glass windows and the lantern. Craftsmen will present their work and talk to the public (masonry, stonemasonry, master glassmaker, ornamentation, roofing...).

They will be installed in the green courtyard during the 2 days.

Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 September 2020

Guided tours in period costume

Throughout the weekend, castle guides offer numerous tours of the fully furnished and decorated interiors. You can also discover the beautiful 17th century gallery of the Trompes l'Œil and the amazing 16th century satyric fresco of the League Tower. 

For the occasion the guides will be in period costumes!

Visits will be offered every hour from 10:00 to 12:30 and from 14:00 to 17:15.

In case of heavy traffic, visits will take place every 30 minutes.

Preferential rates all weekend

Visits indoor and outdoor = 5€  (Guided tour, access to the park, music and arts and crafts)

Visit outdoor= 2€ (Access to the park, music and arts and crafts)

Free =  -12 year-old