Thoiry's animals welcome you every day of the year !!
- The African Reserve (to be visited in your automobile), the Maze and the Historical, Botanical and Zoological Gardens are open everyday from 10 a.m. to 5-6p.m. p.m. following the day and the season
- At the entrance to the gardens, Thoiry's "Jardin d'Hiver" self-service restaurant offers a choice for all budgets. .
Venez en famille faire le plein de Nature et d'émotions !!!
The Wildlife Reserve
An 8km drive through view of the animals from your automobile.
The exotic animals of the Reserve welcome you along the roadside. From your own automobile or coach, you see numbrous herds roaming in semi-liberty on a vast 240 acre territory. No need to hurry, take your time and discover the richness of wildlife.
Visit the charming family Chateau of the Counts of La Panouse with its magnificent furniture collections, family portraits and splendid tapestries.
Château de Thoiry
Thoiry Chateau is a rare and unique exemple of esoteric architecture of the Renaissance, created to be a transparent bridge of light, which, with its parterres form a solar calendar on landscape . The Château is still the family home of the Counts of La Panouse. Every year, the Viscountess continues on ongoing program of embellishment of the drawing rooms open to thepublic.
- Costumed guides welcome you in the Chateau's beautiful drawing rooms and apartments for a fascinationg and amusing visit, spiced by many family anecdotes and stories of the "behind the scenes" of History.
(2p.m.-5/6 p.m. opening from February 1st to November 13th following the day and the season)