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Medieval day

During this day, many activities adapted to the age of the children are proposed to you so that they obtain knowledge on the medieval period. Depending on your choice of workshops, your pupils can learn more about medieval societies and life in the castle.

Thematic visit


Enjoy an hour-long visit during which your students will discover life at Fontaine-Henry Castle during the Middle Ages.



Illumination workshop - This workshop allows children to discover the art of illumination in the Middle Ages so that they can make one themselves.
This workshop is suitable for students in cycles 2 to 3.

Medieval Dance - Learn the basic steps of medieval dance, allowing you to learn more about the societies of the time and their customs.
This workshop is suitable for all cycles.

Medieval board games - Discover medieval board games such as merelle, and learn the rules of this popular game.
This workshop is suitable for all cycles.

Heraldry Workshop - Discover coats of arms and their design in this workshop. You will also learn the ancient names of the colours and their meanings on the coat of arms. 
This workshop is suitable for all cycles.

Calligraphy workshop - Go back in time to discover the means of writing and the ancient alphabets. 
This workshop is suitable for children from cycle 2.


By reservation: every day, out of tourist season.


  • Children: 7 €

  • Accompanying persons: 7 €

  • Free for teachers

For more information or for a reservation, do not hesitate to contact us:

Wearing a mask and health pass not compulsory subject to government modifications. Thank you for your understanding. 

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