Amboise facts for kids
Amboise, street near the castle
|Region||Centre-Val de Loire|
|Area1||40.65 km2 (15.70 sq mi)|
|• Density||328.93/km2 (851.92/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+01:00)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+02:00)|
|INSEE/Postal code||37003 /37400|
|Elevation||52–127 m (171–417 ft)
(avg. 58 m or 190 ft)
|1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.|
Near Amboise is Château du Clos Lucé, da Vinci's former home. Da Vinci lived there until his death in 1519. It has a small museum displaying working models of his designs.
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