In the century of lights

Saint Germain Boucles de Seine reveal two of its stars in this circuit the Desert of Retz and the castle of Madame du Barry.

Your programm :

The morning :

The Desert of Retz in Chambourcy Created in 1774 by François Racine de Monville, this park with its factories, daring views and remarkable trees is the perfect example of the refined art of gardens in the 18th century. It welcomes you in its forest setting; enter the “Garden of Lights”.


The afternoon 

The gardens of Madame du Barry’s castle Landscaped landscaped in the 18th and 19th centuries, recently restored, its factories, basins and rock gardens can be remembered by the last favorite of Louis XV who lived there from 1769 to 1793. The salons are also open, a few days a year in May.

Useful informations :

Validity : from 1st of April to 31th of octobre

Price : from 59€ / personn

Mileage : 20 km

Booking :

Commercial service : Tél. / e-mail : commercial@seine-saintgermain.fr


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