THE KING'S KEEP

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A natural high!
 
 
 
Launch an attack on this 13th century keep ! A symbol of Saint-Emilion’s architecture, it is nowadays renowned for the Jurade celebrations.
 
 
Stand where every year, the New Wine’s Judgement is made in June and the Harvest beginning pronounced in September.
 
 
From the building’s roof, the magnificent view over the city is a reward for climbing the 118 steps.
 
 
 
> On your arrival, an explanatory document will be given to you so you can learn more about the history of this monument and allow you to make a reading of the landscape.
 
 
 

DAYS AND OPENING HOURS OF THE KING'S KEEP IN 2018  



May 5th to May 13th : 
11am - 6pm

May 14th to July 6th :  
- Monday to Friday : 2pm - 6pm
Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays : 11am - 6pm

July 7th to July 13th : 
- Monday to Friday : 11am - 12:15pm / 2pm - 6:30pm
Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays : 11am - 6:30pm
- Exceptionally closed on July 13th 

July 14th to August 19th :
 
11am - 7pm

August 20th to August 26th : 
11am - 6pm

August 27th to August 31st : 
11am - 12:15pm / 2pm - 6pm

September 1st to September 30th :  
- Monday to Friday : 2pm - 6pm
Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays : 11am - 6pm
- Exceptionally closed on September 14th, 15th and 16th

October 1st to November 4th :  
- Monday to Friday : 2pm - 5:30pm
Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays : 11am - 12:15pm / 2pm - 5:30pm 

November 5th to November 11th : 
- Monday to Friday
: closed
Saturday and Sunday : 2pm - 5pm

November 5th to December 16th : 
- Monday to Friday : closed
Saturday and Sunday: 2:15pm - 4:30pm

December 17th to December 23rd : 
- Monday to Friday : closed
Saturday and Sunday : 2pm - 5pm

December 24th to December 31st :  
2pm - 5pm
Closed on December 24th, 25th and 31st

Practical info

  • Closing 30 minutes before the Tourist Office. Last climb 15 minutes before closing time.

  • Variable hours: see above

  • From 1 to 50 people

  • Ticket sales directly at the King's Keep

  • 2 €

  • Free for children under 6 (accompanied by their parents)

  • 44°53'31.200"N 0°9'25.182"W // 44.892 -0.156995

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Months during which visitors are welcome

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Opening days

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