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Practical information

Check this page in advance of your venue. Have a nice visit!

You will be safe

  • a mask is strongly recommended.
  • Hydroalcoholic gel will be available at the reception of the monument before your visit.

Opening hours

Open every day except January 1st, May 1st and December 25thLast entry: 45 minutes before monument closing times.

From May 19th to September 21st:  10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

From September 22 to May 18:  10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

The Sainte-Chapelle

The Sainte-Chapelle opens at 10:30 a.m., closes 30 minutes before the monument closes and at lunch.
Warning: Closing times of the Sainte-Chapelle may vary due to technical reasons. It is strongly recommended to call the ticket office for the day's schedule.




Individual price : 9.5€

From June 15 to September 15, the price of the "individual dungeon only" ticket is € 7.5; that of the "group" ticket is 6 €.


Group rate : 7.5€

From 20 peoples.

School group rate : 40€

free visit or commented visit



  • The first Sundays of the month from November to March.
  • Under 18 (with family and outside school groups).
  • 18-25 years old (nationals of European Union countries and regular non-European residents on French territory).
  • Disabled person and their companion.
  • Job seeker (upon presentation of a certificate of less than 6 months).
  • Education Pass (valid).


Free tickets are issued offline and only on presentation of a proof.

See the free conditions


Vincennes Château de Vincennes
Avenue de Paris
94300 Vincennes
Ph. : Visites : 33 / (0)1 43 28 15 48 / Boutique : 01 48 08 31 20
GPS coordinatesLatitude : 48.8426Longitude : 2.4355Plan your route

The one and only entrance is on the Avenue de Paris. The gates near the Parc Floral are closed.


Line 1, Château de Vincennes station // RER A: Vincennes


Porte de Vincennes and avenue de Paris


Bus 46, 56, 86


Visitors are not allowed to park their vehicles inside the castle.

Services and offers

Visit offers


Free tour

With visit document in several languages.

Guided tour

In French (duration : approx. 1 hour). Visit without reservation and free, after payment of the entrance fee.

Please note : exceptionally these free visits may be canceled due to closings, technical or personal reasons.

Information : +(33) 01 48 08 31 20 or


Audio guided tour. In French, English, German, Spanish, Italian, Japanese. Commentary on the whole site with detailed visit of the keep.

Single price: 3.00€ per person.

Download your audio tour on the App Store.


Heritage workshop

The educational activities department offers thematic tours of the dungeon followed by plastic workshops for the school public (kindergarten, primary, middle school, high school).

Reservations: Please make your request by completing and returning the form by email to the address:

On: 01 43 28 15 48

School rate: 130 € / ZEP school rate: 60 €

Download the forms and the list of workshops.


Self-guided tour : reservations strongly recommended for a better welcome on 01 43 28 15 48 or

Guided tours : 01 43 28 15 48 or


Visit conditions

  • Bookshop-shop (accessible only with the monument ticket).
  • Toilets (accessible only with the monument ticket).
  • Guide and assistance dogs allowed.
  • No dogs allowed
  • Prams are not allowed inside the monuments (can be left outside)
  • No luggage
  • Chiens guides et d'assistance autorisés Assistance dogs welcome
  • Dogs are not allowed
  • Toilettes Restroom
  • Audio guides

Guide booklet



(33) 01 48 08 31 20

Reservations for school groups, adults and educational workshops:

(33) 01 43 28 15 48

A question about our cultural program, about our state rentals? Contact us by mail :


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