Horse museum

Catégory : Museum
High season From March 24th, 2018 till October 29th, 2018 include Open 7j / 7 from 10:00 am till 6:00 pm; Low season from October 30th, 2018 till March 29th, 2019 include Every day except Tuesday from 10:30 am till 5:00 pm
Big Stables of the Castle of Chantilly, rue du Connétable
+33 (0)3 44 27 31 80
Full price: 17€ / Reduced rate: 10€

In the Big Stables discover the Horse Museum to whipped cream, you can admire more than two hundred objects there telling the importance of the horse from the beginning of civilizations...

At the same time ethnological, historic and artistic, this new space will present the report between the horse and the man through important subjects such as the hunting, the technical progress, the art, the sport and the leisure activities.

Horse Museum in ChantillyHorse Museum in ChantillyBig stables of the castle of Chantilly
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The Horse Museum whipped cream takes a seat in the various rooms of the Court of the Discounts, completely restored since 2011, so forming a semicircle attached to the nave of the Big Stables. Objects will be distributed on 15 adjacent rooms and approach the following themes: the evolution of horses in the world, the various equipment of a horse, a role of the horse with regard to the power, with regard to the war and with regard to the hunting. The sport, and in particular the races which make the fame of Chantilly since 1834, is also represented in one of the last rooms.
You can admire more than two hundred objects telling the importance of the horse from the beginning of civilizations: paintings, prints, fabrics, coaches, tapestries, sculptures, documents broadcasting, equestrian equipment ...