Visits and activities

Our offer of visits and activities

Visuel du château de Pierrefonds vue de l'esplanade

The free visit

Discover Pierrefonds castle by wandering freely in the monument and its park.


Visit documents are available free of charge at the monument's reception desk. Available in 8 languages (French, English, German, Dutch, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Chinese and Russian).

Buy your ticket
visiteurs regardant la cheminée de la chambre de l'Empereur

Guided tour

The agents of the monument make you discover the secrets of the castle of Pierrefonds.


Tours depart at 10:45 am, 2 pm, 3 pm and 4 pm. Duration: about 1 hour. Registration upon arrival at the reception desk, no reservation in advance. No extra charge on your ticket price.

visiteur devant les moulages en plâtre

The visit with audioguide

Our audioguide accompanies your visit and gives you all the keys to understanding the history of the monument. Ideal for a family stroll, at your own pace and well documented.


Duration of the audioguide visit: 1h30. Price: 3 €.

Enfant dessinant dans la cour du château de Pierrefonds

Family visits

During the school vacations of zone B and C, visits and workshops for children are offered to discover the castle while having fun. From 4 to 12 years old.


These visits are for families.

See the agenda of family events

To prepare or deepen your visit

  • Visuel du château de Pierrefonds vue de l'esplanade

    Visit document

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