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December, 2019

Contes et légendes de Noël

December 1, 2019 - January 5, 2020

A magical holiday fairytale to celebrate the end of the year.

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January, 2020

Fable & Bibliophilia

January 25, 2020 - September 2, 2020

During the 19th century, Henri d'Orléans, duke d'Aumale, assembled one of the most incredible collection of books and manuscripts housed today in the Château de Chantilly. Among this holding are books of fables - short stories which generally utilize animals and legendary creatures to convey a moral - which gained in popularity between the 16th and 18th centuries. "Fable & Bibliomania," curated by Marie-Pierre Dion, curator of the library at Chantilly, presents rare and iconic books from the Duke d'Aumale's…

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March, 2020

Raphael at Chantilly. The Master and his Pupils

March 7, 2020 - August 30, 2020

On the occasion of the 500th anniversary of the death of Raffaello Sanzio or Raphael (1483-1520), the Domaine de Chantilly will pay tribute to this immense Renaissance master. The many drawings collected by the Duke d'Aumale will cover the artist's entire career. Starting from his first sketches made under the influence of his master, the Perugino, the exhibition will focus on the religious compositions of his Florentine period and on the masterpieces linked to the great Roman decorations, leading to…

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April, 2020

Once upon a time… the Great Stables

April 5, 2020 - November 1, 2020

Chantilly's Great Stables are a masterpiece of early 18th-century art and architecture. Commissioned by Louis-Henri de Bourbon, 7th Prince of Condé (1692 - 1740) from architect Jean Aubert, it was intended to glorify the illustrious House of Bourbon-Condé and to reflect the prince's passion for horses. On the 300th anniversary of the Great Stables, Sophie Bienaimé and the riders of the Equestrian Company of the Domaine de Chantilly, will celebrate this occasion through an exceptional equestrian show. During fifteen acts,…

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May, 2020

Chantilly Flower Show – Spring Edition

May 15, 2020 - May 17, 2020
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September, 2020

Carmontelle (1717-1806), Le temps de la douceur de vivre

September 5, 2020 - August 1, 2021

Chantilly is home to the largest collection of portraits in watercolor by Louis Carrogis, known as Carmontelle, who depicted the illustrious guests at the Palais-Royal in Paris during the 18th century. For the first time, a selection from Chantilly’s incredible holding of 484 works is exhibited in the Gallery of Prints and Drawings. The sheets have been exceptionally disassembled from their albums arranged by the Duke d’Aumale in 1888 and displayed in the new rooms open since 2017. Nicole Garnier, Chief…

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The Manufactory of Extravagance. Porcelain from Meissen and Chantilly

September 5, 2020 - August 29, 2021

The Domaine de Chantilly is presenting an unprecedented show dedicated to two major porcelain productions from the 18th century – Meissen and Chantilly. For the first time, an important exhibition highlights the dialogue between these prestigious manufactories and explores their mutual influence and ongoing rivalry. Organized with the collaboration of the Porzellansammlung in Dresden as well as private and public collections from Europe and the United States, it has brought together more than 100 exquisite objects and figurines most of…

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October, 2020

Chantilly Autumn Flower Show

October 9, 2020 - October 11, 2020
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May, 2021

Collectionner les livres d’heures. Trésors du duc d’Aumale

May 19, 2021 - August 29, 2021

Le Cabinet des livres propose une nouvelle approche virtuelle des Très Riches Heures du duc de Berry et resitue ce manuscrit mythique au centre d’une collection princière de plus de soixante heures manuscrites ou imprimées. À la fin du Moyen Âge, tandis que les meilleurs peintres renouvellent l’iconographie des livres de dévotion privée, les libraires proposent des heures personnalisables à la demande. Les heures accèdent ainsi d’emblée au rang d’œuvres d’art et d’objets de collection. Deux chefs-d’œuvre symbolisent à eux…

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July, 2021

Du manège à la scène

July 10, 2021 - August 15, 2021

Les cavalières de la compagnie équestre des Grandes Écuries vous présentent un spectacle original mêlant séances de dressage et extraits de spectacles. Petits et grands découvriront la genèse d’un spectacle équestre, du travail des chevaux (dressage, familiarisation avec les lumières, les costumes ou le public…) au résultat final : des numéros poétiques et éblouissants extraits des dernières créations de la compagnie, Kavallisté, Métamorphoses et Nature. Les somptueux costumes signés Monika Mucha ainsi que les compositions musicales originales de la formation Sarocchi…

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