Have you dreamed of waking up in a chateau in wine country, ready for a day of learning, exploring, and of course, enjoying meals of delicious French cuisine and wine? Bring a friend and join us for a traditional upholstery course at the Chateau de Parthey.
Each week at the Chateau de Parthey will include 5 days restoring a bread oven and documenting a chapel.
Saturday will be spent touring the Burgundy region of France, including a visit to the Musée des Beaux-Arts in Dijon.
For full details, see the project description page.
Sunday: Dinner and discussion of project with team members at the Chateau de Parthey.
Monday - Friday: Hands-on conservation work to restore bread oven and document the damaged stone chapel. One afternoon-evening excursion.
Saturday: Tour with group
Transportation between the train station in Dole and the chateau is provided on arrival. There is a train fom Gare de Lyon in Paris that arrives at 5pm on Sunday.
Transportation between the train station in Dole and the chateau is provided on departure.
Bring clothing that is appropriate for the weather as well as protective while working. Please be conscious that safety is an important issue at any work site.
Ground transportation between Dole train station and Chateau de Parthey
Lodging Sunday-Saturday nights
Meals from dinner on Sunday of arrival through breakfast on Sunday of departure, except two meals during excursions
Excursions during your trip dates
Instruction from on-site expert
Travel to Dole
Visa if required
Meals during excursions
Trip insurance, including emergency evacuation coverage
Payment is due in full no later than 30 days prior to the start of the trip.