Christmas in Chillon Castle
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Christmas at Chillon Castle

Organised as part of the Montreux-Noël Christmas events.
Fun for all the family!

2018 EDITION: 1-2, 8-9, 15-16 December

Chillon is decking the halls in green and pine cones to welcome children and grown-ups alike. Entertainers, artisans and farm animals have been invited into the Castle! Stonecutters will be hard at work, with the clattering of the forge as the background rhythm to old-time stories, songs and dances. For the curious among you: cookery workshops, candlemaking or pottery classes.

ACTIVITIES & EVENTS:

- Fire show and jesters from the Abaldir company
- Medieval farm animals
- Medieval characters and craftsmen
- Musical entertainment: Chillon through the ages
- Beeswax candlemaking workshops
- Medieval cooking with Le Pot des Cieux (no need to book)

Participants:
Compagnie des 4 Lunes : www.4lunes.ch
Compagnie des Tours : www.les-tours.ch
Atelier Ceramed, ceramed-poterie.blogspot.ch
Atelier Cerata, www.cerata.ch
Lachat & Fils SA, Tailleurs de pierre, www.lachatetfils.ch
Simon Luprano
Abaldir, www.abaldir.ch
Jeun’Voix, www.jeunvoix.com
Le Papatuor
L’Oreille qui parle,www.loreillequiparle.ch
Pieds Gauches,, www.lespiedsgauches.ch
Les Bûcherons de Veytaux et de Villeneuve
Commune de Veytaux
Le Pot des Cieux, www.brasserie-fribourg.com.
Décoration du château : Point vert, www.pointvert.ch

DATES
Saturday and Sunday 1-2, 8-9 and 15-16 December

TIMES
10:00am - 5:00pm (last entry 4:00pm).

Prices:
Adult: 15.00 CHF
Children (6 and above): 6.00 CHF (free for Drako members).
Seniors: 13.00 CHF
Students: 13.00 CHF
Families (2 adults and up to 5 children): 35.00 CHF
Groups (20 or more people): 12.00 CHF/adult and 6.00 CHF/child aged 6 and above

NB: The usual vouchers and discount cards are not accepted.

RECOMMENDATIONS

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!

Picnics
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.

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

    Today: from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm (last entry at 4:00 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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