The secret underground

UnknownXVIth century - XXth century

Castle of Clos Lucé

Castle of Clos Lucé
Amboise, France

A secret underground passage exists. According to tradition, this underground passage led to the Royal Château d'Amboise. The legend tells that the king, François I, would sometimes use it to visit Leonardo da Vinci.


  • Title: The secret underground
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Creator Lifespan: XVIth century - XVIth century
  • Date: XVIth century - XXth century
  • Underground: Château du Clos Lucé
  • Culture: Middle Age
  • Provenance: Château du Clos Lucé
  • Type: Passage
  • Rights: Collection Château du Clos Lucé
  • Medium: Tufa stone

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