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The King's Keep

From 2 €

Tour du Roy
Rue des Jurats - 33330 - Saint-Émilion

05 57 55 28 28



Months during which visitors are welcome

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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.

SCHEDULE 2020 : 

February 8th to March 13th : 
Everyday: 2:15pm to 5:00pm


March 14th to April 3rd : 
Monday to friday: 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Weekend et bank holiday: 11:00am to 12:15pm / 2:00pm to 5:00pm


April 4th to 10th : 
Everyday: 11:00am to 12:15pm / 2:00pm to 6:00pm

April 11th to May 3rd
Monday to friday: 11:00am to 12:15pm / 2:00pm to 6:00pm
Weekend et bank holiday: 11:00am to 6:00pm

May 4th to July 3rd
Monday to friday:  2:00pm to 6:00pm
Weekend et bank holiday:  11:00am to 6:00pm


July 4th to 10th 
Mnday to friday: 11:00am to 12:15pm / 2:00pm to 6:30pm
Weekend et bank holiday:  11:00am to 6:30pm


July 11th to August 23rd : 
Everyday : 11:00am to 7:00pm

Practical information
  • 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

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

  • 2 €

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

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  • Reservations not necessary

  • Presence of an adult is mandatory

  • On foot


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