La Renaissance du Château
Forgotten for centuries, the Puy du Fou Château is now opening its doors! The paintings talk to you, the mirrors watch you, the ghosts are still dancing, and the statues are waking up... Each room in the château reveals its wonders, still haunted by its glorious past. Explore the living splendours of the Renaissance!
A rediscovered Renaissance masterpiece
The Puy du Fou Château is the famous set for the Cinéscénie show, as well as the venue for an immersive show taking visitors on an exploration of this masterpiece of the Renaissance. This château was classified a historical monument in 1962, and it is a real treasure of the architecture of that period. Designed by the renowned, royal architect, Le Primatice, it combines all the features of a ceremonial building at the forefront of modernity. It was described by Thierry Crépin-Leblond as “a Renaissance masterpiece whose beauty, size and architecture rival the castles of the Loire valley”.
A captivating investigation inside the château
Why does the Puy du Fou coat of arms have a mermaid, white diamonds, shells and a leopard on it? This immersive and interactive show invites you to discover the riddle of this famous coat of arms! As soon as you step inside, you’ll be welcomed by the château’s residents, returned from the past, and you’ll go on an exploration of the flamboyant galleries, weapons rooms and underground corridors.
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