Nuit des Musées 2024 at Château de Brie-Comte-Robert (77), investigation and treasure hunt on the program

Published by My de Sortiraparis, Laurent de Sortiraparis · Published on May 17th, 2024 at 10:55 a.m.
The Château de Brie-Comte-Robert is taking part in the Nuit des Musées, this Saturday, May 18, 2024. A fun investigation and treasure hunt await you in this historic site. It's an unusual and cultural night out.

For Nuit des Musées 2024, which this year takes place on Saturday May 18, 2024, the Château de Brie-Comte-Robert, also known as the Centre d'interprétation du patrimoine, is offering a variety of free activities for the whole family.

We're off to Seine-et-Marne to discover the Château de Brie-Comte-Robert, an ideal spot for lovers of history and medieval architecture. This historic monument, dating back to the 12th century, offers us the opportunity to immerse ourselves in the history of feudal France while enjoying the beauty and tranquility of its setting. Founded by Robert I de Dreux, brother of King Louis VII, the château bears witness to the architectural and historical evolution of the region. With its fortifications, imposing towers and keep, it embodies the archetypal medieval fortified castle.

Château de Brie-Comte-Robert is distinguished not only by its architecture, but also by its function over the centuries. Initially conceived as a military fortress, it has survived the ages, transforming itself into a seigneurial residence, then a venue for various cultural events. Today, it is open to the public, offering guided tours, temporary exhibitions and themed events to bring its rich and varied history to life.

Beyond its historical interest, the château plays a crucial role in promoting local heritage. It is at the heart of a vast restoration project aimed at preserving its integrity and making it even more accessible to visitors. These conservation efforts underline the importance of protecting witnesses to our past for future generations.

A visit to the Château de Brie-Comte-Robert allows us to admire the ingenuity of medieval architecture, understand the defense mechanisms of a fortified castle and discover the lifestyles of its occupants over the centuries. It's an invitation to travel back in time, offering a fascinating glimpse into the history of France.

The Nuit des Musées 2024 program at Château de Brie Comte Robert

For the 20th Nuit des Musées, the Friends of the Vieux Château invite you to an exceptional evening of conviviality and imagination. Take part in a captivating fun-filled investigation: the castle's archaeologist needs your help to uncover the mystery hidden by its former inhabitants. This unique adventure will lead you into a dialogue with the spirits of yesteryear...

Admission is free, but places are limited and must be reserved. The event is open to participants aged 8 and over. Sessions take place at predefined times: 6pm, 6:45pm, 7:30pm, 8:15pm, 9:30pm, 10:15pm, and 11pm, with an estimated duration of 45 minutes per game. To ensure a smooth experience, we recommend arriving early. Please note that any delay could result in the cancellation of your reservation, which would be a shame.

You can also explore the Centre d'Interprétation du Patrimoine (Heritage Interpretation Center) through a fun and educational treasure hunt, highlighting the eighteenth-century archaeological collections. Thanks to a variety of workshops, games and displays, this trail offers a delightful plunge back in time. The event is free and open to all, from 6pm to 11:30pm.

These activities represent a great opportunity to discover or rediscover cultural heritage in an interactive and immersive way, enriching knowledge and wonder for participants of all ages.

Le programme est mis à jour en fonction des annonces officielles.

With all this information, it's impossible to stay home for Museums' Night! So, which museum will you choose?

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Dates and Opening Time
On May 18th, 2024

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    77170 Brie Comte Robert

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