The ZooParc de Beauval is ranked as one of the 15 best in the World!  More than 4600 animals roam among top class installations.  A free birds of prey show is given over the largest seal pool in Europe.  And of course the zoo is famous for its Panda bears!

Blois Museum of Magic
A museum dedicated to magic: optical illusions, surprises and a new show each year.  All the ingredients needed to have a good family experience.  It is located across from the Blois Castle.

 

Family outings

An internet site to give you all kinds of ideas for things to do as a family : culture, fun discoveries, sweets, nature and environment, fun sports.

La maison des étangs
This living museum explains the history of the region but also the ecology of the ponds and lakes, the fish farming, the flora and fauna. 41210 St-Viatre
Site in French only.

Le Château de Cheverny
The castle which inspired Hervé for Captain Haddock’s home.  There is a permanent Tintin exposition and this castle is a must see for its rich furniture and decorations.  It has been in the hands of the same family for over 6 centuries.