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The King's Keep

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

05 57 55 28 28

05 57 55 28 29

accueil@saint-emilion-tourisme.com

www.saint-emilion-tourisme.com

Months during which visitors are welcome

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Opening days

  • M am pm
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  • W am pm
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  • F am pm
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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.
 
 
 


May 13th to June 27th :
Week day  : 2:00pm-6:00pm
Weekend and bank holiday  : 11:00am-6:00pm


June 28th to June 30th :
Friday 28th June : 14h-19h
Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th June : closed


July 1st to 7th 

Week day : 2:00pm to 6:00pm
Weekend: 11:00am to 6:30pm

 

July 8th to 13th : 
Everyday :11:00am-12:15pm/2:00pm-6:30pm

 

July 14th to August 18th:
Everyday :11:00am-7:00pm


August 19th to 25th : 
Everyday :11:00am-6:00pm

August 26th to September 1st : 
Week day : 11:00am-12:15pm/2:00pm-6:00pm
Weekend and bank holiday : 11:00am-6:00pm

 

September 2nd to 29th :
Week day : 11:00am-12:15pm/2:00pm-6:00pm

Weekend : 11:00am-6:00pm

 

September 30th to November 3rd : 
Week day : 2:00pm-5:30pm
Weekend and bank holiday : 11:00am-12:15pm/2:00pm-5:30pm

 

November 4th to December 15th : 
Week day : closed
Weekend and bank holiday14:15pm-4:30pm

 

December 16th to 22nd : 
Week day : closed

Weekend and bank holiday: 2:00pm-5:00pm

 

December 23rd to 31st : 
December 24th, 25th and 31st : closed
Everyday: 2:00pm-5:00pm

 

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

prices
  • 2 €

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

languages
  • French
  • English
  • Spainish
  • German
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Italian
means of payment
services & labels
  • Reservations not necessary

  • Presence of an adult is mandatory

  • On foot

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