Escaliers Fondation du Château de Chillon

Code of Conduct Concerning the Built Heritage

Planning conservation and maintenance work presupposes identifying deterioration causes, establishing inventories as well as a five-year plan.

The causes behind the castle’s deteriorations are varied: natural damage, wear due to visitors, technological obsolescence, or operating modifications. The different deteriorations are inventoried, described in a database, and tracked on the castle maps.

The process continues according to the degree of urgency attributed to the deteriorations: either an urgent, exceptional intervention takes place, or a coherent, local construction project begins.

This method allows for financial estimates of the different construction works and maintenance campaigns to be established. Longer term planning is carried out thanks to five-year plans, allowing the Fondation to optimize the time devoted to the projects while taking into account their degree of urgency and the Fondation’s financial possibilities.

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    The castle is open every day of the year, except on January 1st and December 25th.

    Today: from 9:30 am to 6:00 pm (last entry at 5:00 pm)

    INDIVIDUAL VISITORS
    Admission fees
    Adult CHF 12.50
    Child 6-15 years CHF 6.00
    Family (2 adults with up to 5 children 6-15 years) CHF 29.00

    GROUPS (20 peolple min.)
    Admission fees
    Adult CHF 9.50
    Child 6-15 years CHF 5.00

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