FANTASTIC CHINESE LANTERN FESTIVAL
in the gardens of the Chateau de Thoiry
Where east meets west in the Yvelines 40 km west of Paris! On 35 sites in the Thoiry estate’s French and woodland gardens, 50 artists and technicians arrived directly from China have installed 600 gigantic Chinese lanterns in the form of exotic animals, a 70 meter long dragon, flowers, temples, insects, and even a copy of Thoiry’s chateau .
One of the most impressive is the representation of the Blue Temple in Beijing, over 22 meters high, it is taller than Thoiry Castle. You will enjoy also the theatre production of the Masks of sichuan and the arts Market with artists and craftsmen creating their traditional Chinese arts before your eyes!
This enchanting Lantern Festival is open for the delight of visitors from sunset 4 nights a week from sunday, October 28, 2018 to sunday, March 10, 2019. On several afternoons, special activities for children are also offered.
And that’s not all! On certain evenings in Thoiry Castle’s magnificent Tapestry Salon, VIP guests may enjoy a dinner with the famous Count de La Panouse, a frequent guest on radio and television. Chateau de Thoiry, 78770 France Access: A13, A 12, N12, Exit Montfort-Méré, D76, D11
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