A day out at the Park :
the Alexis Gruss Park is a beautifully green and tree-filled park, home to an 18th-century château. Open during the day and in the evening, visitors can learn about the incredible expertise of the Alexis Gruss dynasty.
From 9.30am to 4.30pm: rehearsals and training, clown show, acrobatic equestrian show, Big Top show lasting 75 minutes, family museum visits, stable visits, introductory workshops (juggling, trapeze, tightrope), meet-and-greet and signing sessions with the artists, water fountains, shady picnic areas, gift shop, snack bar
An evening at the Park :
In summer, the Alexis Gruss Park welcomes visitors on Tuesdays and Thursdays for an evening of music.
Arrive from 6pm to enjoy a pre-dinner drink and canapés in the sunshine.
At 8pm, enjoy “Origines”, a show lasting two and a half hours, created by the Compagnie Alexis Gruss. From Philip Astley to the modern day This equestrian and aerial show pays tribute to the creators of the original circus, the result of collaboration between military riders and acrobats, with scenes which recreate the atmosphere of each of the significant moments in its history, which are little known and yet are utterly fascinating. High-wire action, lifts and acrobatics on horseback, balancing, giant wheels, tightrope walking, juggling, comic scenes, aerial silks and hoops and breathtaking equestrian skills. This high-level entertainment, lasting two and a half hours, will delight the audience. This show brings together the 40 horses of the Alexis Gruss riding school, 15 artists, a singer and a narrator.
6pm: the park opens – Music/access to the snack bar – 8pm: Origines show