échafaudages Fondation du Château de Chillon
Restauration des façades

Conservation work

Chillon is an ideal example of a conservation and restoration building site. Since 1892 work has been overseen by a Technical Commission of architects, historians and heritage specialists.

Work on the buildings can be of very different nature and importance, from minor repairs to major restoration projects.

All work is carried out respecting the current ethical standards for heritage buildings. Anything added is done in a modern fashion, while conservation and restoration work are integrated discreetly into the fabric of the buildings.

A particular aspect of this work, as far as Chillon is concerned, is that the castle is open all year round, so the requirements of the work need to take into account the pleasure the public has a right to expect while visiting the castle.

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    Temporarily closure until 30th April 2020. In line with guidance from the Swiss public health authority and Vaud Council, Chillon Castle is temporarily closed until end of April 2020. We are sorry for the inconvenience and we thank you for your understanding

    Admission fees
    Adult CHF 13.50
    Child 6-15 years CHF 7.00
    Family (2 adults with up to 5 children 6-15 years) CHF 35.00

    GROUPS (20 peolple min.)
    Admission fees
    Adult CHF 10.50
    Child 6-15 years CHF 6.00

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