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Scary Night at the Castle

Riddles and scavenger hunts are the themes of this year’s gathering, when visitors come in costume to discover the castle by night, in the light of old-time torches.

Costume contest for young and less young !

Flashes of Scary Nights gone by… 

See the photos... of the last Scary Night at the Castle...


Children are under the responsibility of their parents or accompanying adults at all times.

The visit to the castle can be truly wintery... Make sure to dress warmly!

A small area with vending machines is at your disposal for refreshments, but please do not picnic within the castle itself.

Public Transport
We highly recommend you use public transport to come to the castle.

  • No booking requested. The tickets are on sale at the cashier desk on 15.10.16, from 9:30 am.
  • Family rate is for two adults and up to 5 children.
  • From 5:00 to 11:00 pm. Last entry: 10:00 pm.
  • Family event (recommended for children from 4 years old).
  • Is it scary? Of course... but always in a friendly mood!
    (nb:if you have young children, come at the beginning to enjoy before the night, which would more frighten them).


2016 EDITION: Saturday 15 October  

From 17:00 to 23:00 (LAST ENTRY 22 :00)

PRICES (VAT 8% incl.) valid from 4:15 pm
Adult and child from 6 to 15 years old: CHF 15.-
Family (2 adults with up to 5 children): CHF 35.-.-

NB: Vouchers and discount cards not accepted.

No reservations needed.

Light refreshments available on site.

Practical information

Our Visitor Services
and Cultural Mediation Manager

Ms Mercedes Gulin is at your disposal for all requests.

Chillon Castle Foundation
Av. de Chillon 21
CH - 1820 Veytaux / Montreux

Tel.:  021 966 89 10
Fax:  021 966 89 12


Calendar of "Family" events

Are you a member of the club?

Download our
Agenda Drako 2016

Scary Night at the Castle

Collector posters as from 2006


Etrange Nuit au Château de Chillon

Les enquêtes de Maëlys

by Christine Pompéï (only in French)

CHF 8.50 in our museum shop

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