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1001 ways to discover the Palais des Papes

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Palais des Papes

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25 rooms of the classic route
Temporary exhibition
From 12€
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Palais des Papes
The bridge of Avignon
9 other monuments and discounts
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Palace + Bridge + Gardens

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Palace + Bridge + Papal Gardens
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Temporary exhibition
From 17€
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Special Avignonnais

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Free entry (Sunday)
25 rooms + Histopad
Papal Gardens
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Featured Events

Miss.Tic exhibition: To life, to love

27 2024 09 June: 00-January 5 2025 19: 00
The exhibition: Miss.Tic: To life, to loveArt in the city, poetics of revolt (1985 – 2022) “Poet of the city and artist in the city, Miss.Tic is…

The breath of Avignon

July 7 2024 18: 30
Les Scènes d'Avignon, a group of the city's 6 permanent theaters (du Balcon, des Carmes, du Chêne Noir, du Chien qui fume, des Halles, Transversal) and the Avignon Festival, offer…

Guided tour of the exhibition Miss.Tic – À la vie, à l’amour

July 20 2024 15: 00-January 5 2025 17: 00
Avignon Tourisme offers you a guided tour of the exhibition “À la vie, à l’amor”, the first monograph of Miss.Tic, who died in May 2022, which celebrates all the poetic force…

A drink in the gardens

1 2024 18 August: 30-22 2024 20 August: 30
Would you like to sip a drink on a beautiful summer evening in a musical atmosphere? So do it in the magnificent gardens of the majestic Palais des Papes. From 1st to…

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Prices

Different rates are offered, individual, group, family, school, TO - CE. Remember to inquire on the page below.

Full price

12€

Reduced price

10€

Child rate (8-17 years old)

6,50€

Palace + Gardens

€14,50 – reduced: €11,50

Palace + Bridge

€14,50 – reduced: €11,50

Duration:

From January 1 to February 29

10am-17pm

Last access before closing: 1 a.m. at the Palace – 0:30 a.m. Bridge and Gardens

School holidays from January 1 to 7, 2024 and February 10 to 29, 2024

10am-18pm

Last access before closing: 1 a.m. at the Palace – 0:30 a.m. Bridge and Gardens

From March 1 to November 3

09am-19pm

Last access before closing: 1 a.m. at the Palace – 0:30 a.m. Bridge and Gardens

From November 4 to December 31: 10 a.m. to 17 p.m.

10am-17pm

Last access before closing: 1 a.m. at the Palace – 0:30 a.m. Bridge and Gardens

School holidays December 21, 2024 to January 6, 2025

10am-18pm

Last access before closing: 1 a.m. at the Palace – 0:30 a.m. Bridge and Gardens

Avignon City Pass

Take advantage of the destination at a low price thanks to a prepaid passport giving access to the main sites of Avignon and Villeneuve lez Avignon for 24 or 48 hours!

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FAQ

Visit to the Palais des Papes: approximately 1h30 – 2h.

The full price is €12, admission is free for children under 8 years old. For more information, please visit the page Prices.

Due to a large number of steps, visiting the monument is not accessible to people with reduced mobility, however solutions existt, our teams are here to inform you: 04 32 74 32 74 

Pratical information.

At the Palais des Papes, you must leave your stroller in a locker. A baby carrier will be loaned to you free of charge.

At the Palais des Papes, animals are prohibited (except guide dogs).

Yes, with the exception of the rooms with painted decorations, which are very fragile: Pope's Room, Deer's Room, St Martial Chapel.

It is valid from the same day until the next day, with only one entry per site.

Family rates apply to the Palace + Bridge combined ticket. The ticket is free for all children under 8 years old. Ticket office

For all your group requests (20 people or more), please contact the Receptive Group Service:

By email : groupreservation@avignon-tourisme.com

By telephone: +33 (0)4 90 27 50 50

The Palais des Papes is open every day of the year.

It is not mandatory to book in advance, but we recommend that you do. To make a reservation, please go to this page.

During your visit, you can leave your luggage at the monument's locker room, which is free and monitored.

At the Palais des Papes, the Histopad is free and available in 7 languages ​​(FR GB ITA ALL JAP ESP). It is given to children aged 8 and over.

A queue cut-out has been put in place. However, due to the Vigipirate plan, you are required to go through the baggage check area.

No because it is not a national monument. The monument is however free for Avignon residents every Sunday except July/August, with proof of less than 3 months and ID.

No, because the Palais des Papes and the Pont d'Avignon are not national monuments. On the other hand, a reduced rate is offered to teachers accompanying school groups of 20 or more students.

Yes, directly on site. Other means of payment: cash, check, credit card, Amex, voucher (online or telephone payment) and order form for groups

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Tic Tac, the countdown is on ⏳
There's only one month left to immerse yourself in the enchanting world of "Palazzo" - Eva Jospin's captivating exhibition that transformed the Palais des Papes into a dazzling artistic kingdom 🏰
It's the perfect time to let yourself be carried away by the magic that emanates from each work! And for those who have already discovered the exhibition, remember that each visit reveals new details, unexpected perspectives and renewed emotions. 🤩
Share this experience with your loved ones, friends, and art lovers!

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION 🔴
Due to work, the Grands Dignitaires terrace will be closed to the public on Friday, November 24, 2023, all day. Thank you for your understanding.
📸© F. Dahm - Empreintes d’Ailleurs / Avignon Tourisme

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Opening onto the Palais des Papes, from the Petit Palais Museum 👀. . . #palaisdespapes #museedupetitpalais #avignon #avignontourisme #avignonmaville 📸 ©Empreintes d’Ailleurs - Frédéric Dahm
Have a nice weekend in the Avignon sun! ☀️ . . . #palaisdespapes #avignon #avignontourisme #avignonmaville
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Early closure on June 27

Due to the inauguration of the Miss.Tic exhibition “To life, to love”, the monument will close its doors at 18 p.m. (box offices closing at 17 p.m.) and the pontifical gardens at 14 p.m. (box offices closing at 13 p.m. ). Thank you for your understanding.

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