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The Blois Castle features an amazing staircase. and is a mixture of flamboyant Gothic, Italian Renaissance and classical layout.
Overlooking Place Victor-Hugo, the vestiges of the castle gardens offer an exceptional view of the city and castle.
Have a look at the Hotel de la Chancellerie (R. du Lion-Ferré), home to the natural history and religious art museums.
A quick glance into the courtyard of this vast, late 16C residence will let you admire its superb staircase.
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Also, the Denis-Papin Steps offer a view southwards, and honour the memory of Denis Papin, the inventor of the steam engine, who lived in Blois (statue).