MEET EVELYNE LEVER
Evelyne is the author of several highly regarded biographies, including “Marie-Antoinette – the Last Queen of France” and “Marie-Antoinette Correspondance (1770 – 1793)”.
You can have the opportunity of meeting Evelyne, who is arguably France’s most respected authority on Marie-Antoinette.
Talk to her about the life of France’s last Queen and receive a personally signed copy of the biography as a permanent reminder of your journey in the footsteps of Marie-Antoinette.
CHÂTEAU DE BRETEUIL
Treat yourself to a tour of the Château de Breteuil, residence of M. Henri-François de Breteuil, the Marquis de Breteuil.
His ancestor the Baron de Breteuil was an important figure in the life of Marie-Antoinette and the château contains personal items given to the Baron, including an exquisite jewelled table which was a gift from Marie-Antoinette’s mother.
The Baron was a trusted advisor to Marie-Antoinette during the “affair of the necklace” and a wonderful recreation of this famous necklace is also on display.