Château du Maréchal de Saxe"Englishmen fire first!" thus was field marshal Saxe’s stance on the Fontenoy battlefield in 1745. His superb soldiery defeated the long-standing enemy.
A grateful Louis XV rewarded him with Chambord along with its many privileges, after naming him Maréchal de France.

In 1748 Saxe purchased Chateau de la Grange, which proudly bears his name to this day. We owe the beautiful decor of the ‘Grande Galerie’ to his time here. Chevalier, the artisan to whom the king entrusted his stuccowork, created designs based on battles and hunting trophies from La Touche’s drawings. Saxe commissioned a major project of remodelling of the castle and grounds. His striking full-length portrait hangs in the white and gold grand salon designed by the famous architect Oppenordt.

Saxe is accredited with other brilliant conquests such as that of Princess Iva Ivanovna, who lends her name to the...

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Events

  • Dec 2018
    31

    Réveillon de Saint Sylvestre Time : 8:30 PM
    Location : Château du Maréchal de Saxe

    Réveillon de Saint Sylvestre Lundi 31 décembre 2018  Menu du...
  • Dec 2018
    24

    Réveillon de Noël Time : 20h30
    Location : Château du Maréchal de Saxe

    Fêtes de Noël Lundi 24 décembre 2018  Menu du Réveillon de...