The Loire Valley, a land of gardens

Published on 31 January 2018 - Updated 29 March 2019

The aim of the exhibition is to highlight the significance of gardens in the Loire Valley landscape and to explain how the garden is a key feature shaping this territory and one of the reasons for its listing as a Unesco World Heritage.

The 6 panels making up this exhibition: 

  1. In the Loire Valley, from the Middle Ages
  2. The Renaissance, for the gardens too
  3. Open-air palaces and acclimatisation
  4. Urban, public and sustaining
  5. Restoring, reconstructing, creating
  6. The Green Spirit


Panneaux de présentation "Le Val de Loire, une terre de jardins" (PDF, 5.91 MB)  

To mark the "Gardens in the Loire Valley 2017" season, Mission Val de Loire put on 3 travelling "mini-exhibitions" for stakeholders and partners exploring the garden theme, aimed at rounding off the initiative: 

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