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Didactic files

Designed in collaboration with Ecole-Musée

Two didactic files are available for teachers to help prepare a structured in-depth vist for their classes.

The files are available in French and German. 

Chillon Castle didactic file

"Behind the walls. Life in a castle during the Savoy period"

This didactic file based on the Mediaval period, offers activities to prepare the visit to the castle, provide the students with a mission during their excursion and to prolong their classroom experience around topics such as  the architecture of a fortified castlesur  or the daily life of the Middle Ages.

It is available in French and German.

Download the file

"From castle to castle"  didactic file

Discover 11 Vaudois castles in this didactic file, which be of particular interest to Geography and History teachers, as it will enable them to look at castles based on their geographical location, the conditions under which they were built, their diversity of functions and architectural and structural development and/or changes.

Download the file


Teachers who come to the castle with one of these didactic files to prepare their school outing ahead of time, can visit the castle free of charge!

The didactic files can be downloaded. The ticket office at the entrance to the castle can provide you with a copy when you come to prepare your visit.

Temporary Exhibitions

During our temporary exhibitions, we also provide didactiic documentation for younger visitors.


Practical information

Booking form

Drako's itinerary

For small classes!

Free of charge, the Drako's itinerary is available upon request at the ticket window (EN, FR, DE).

Didactic file

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