American friends of Château de Chambord

Your gifts will help us preserve, develop and enhance this remarkable feat of engineering inspired by Leonardo da Vinci and created by king Francis I

Château de Chambord (FR) A Project of C | KBFUS Funds

Initiated in 1519 by Francis I, a matchless example of architecture of the French Renaissance: a wondrous staircase, roof-terraces with a panoramic view, surrounded by the largest European enclosed forest park (5440 ha).

Ranked among Unesco's world heritage list.

Our activities are: preserving, restoring, presenting to the public, to liven up the château, as well as its outbuildings and undeveloped properties, as well as managing forestry and the associated environment, cynegetics and wildlife in a protected site belonging to the European ecological network Natura 2000.