Practical infos

Schedule

Palace of the Popes is open every day, all year round.

Last entry 30 minutes before closing: 1 hour before at the Palais / 30 minutes before at the Pont

  • Until December 31, 2021: 10 am-5pm
    Last admission at 4 p.m. to the Palace
    and at 4.30 p.m. to the Palace gardens and the Bridge

COVID-19 INFO

Valid health pass required at entry (for all visitors aged 12 years and 2 months), mask required >>> See the access conditions

Types of visit

Individual visits (alone, in couple & nbsp; or in family) & nbsp;: & nbsp; a Histopad available in 7 languages (FR, GB, D, JP, SP, CH, IT) with specific commentary for children as well as a digital tablet are offered free of charge at the entrance of the monument.

Guided tours : & nbsp; guide supplement (see table below), possibility in several languages, by reservation.

Group visits : & gt; see the section "special groups"

Accessibility

Thanks to the redevelopment of specific reception facilities (parking spaces, sliding doors, dedicated cash desk, smoothing of traffic, toilets, freight elevator, etc.) and the accessibility works completed in early October 2015, the site of the pont is today & nbsp; accessible to people with reduced mobility.

A specific audio-guided commentary is available for the visually impaired.

PRICES

PALACE OF THE POPES

Full price 12 €
Reduced price 10 €
Child rate (8-17 years old) € 6.50
Palace of the Popes + gardens € 14.50 - reduced: € 11.50
Palace of the Popes + Saint-Benezet Bridge € 14.50 - reduced: € 11.50

SAINT-BENEZET BRIDGE

Full price 5 €
Reduced price 4 €
Bridge + gardens € 8 - reduced: € 5
Bridge + Palace of the Popes € 14.50 - reduced: € 11.50

NEW // THE GARDENS OF THE PALAIS DES POPES

(Entrance through the Maria Casarès courtyard, behind the Monument)

Full price 5 €
Reduced price 3 €

BRIDGE + PALACE OF THE POPES + GARDENS

Full price 17 €
Reduced price 13 €

SPECIAL RATES

AVIGNON CITYPASS

Benefit from a 35% discount on your entry ticket, by choosing your 24h (21 €) or 48h (28 €) Pass And access more than 10 visit sites

SCHOOLS

Palace of the Popes € 6.50
Saint-Benezet Bridge € 3.50
Palace of the Popes + Bridge 8 €
Palace of the Popes + gardens 8 €
Bridge + gardens 4 €
Palace of the Popes + Bridge + gardens € 9.50

TO - CE

Palace of the Popes 9 €
Saint-Benezet Bridge € 3.50
Palace of the Popes + Bridge 10.50 €

FREE

Children - 8 years old and from the 3rd child (-17 years old)
Avignon: every Sunday at the Palais + Pont; every day in the gardens

GUIDE RATE

For your visit plan: contact our incoming service groupreservation@avignon-tourisme.com

OTHER THEME VISITS

Various prices depending on duration and theme See all guided tours

RIGHT TO SPEAK

PALACE OF THE POPES

Holder of a European professional guide card 25 €
Special derogation 60 €

PONT SAINT BENEZET

Holder of a European professional guide card 25 €
Special derogation 60 €

PALACE OF THE POPES + BRIDGE

Holder of a European professional guide card 40 €
Special derogation 80 €

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1 guide per group of 1 to 40 people

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CONDITIONS OF APPLICATION FOR REDUCED RATES

  • Children between 8 and 17 years old
  • University students (on presentation of the valid Student Card)
  • Large families (for all family members, on presentation of the Large Family Card)
  • People with Disabilities less than 80% (on presentation of the Card)
  • Seniors over 60 years old (on presentation of an identity document)
  • Holders of the CEZAM card, benefit throughout the current year from the reduced rate on the twin Palace + Bridge ticket or the Palace only ticket
  • Beneficiaries of RSA (on presentation of proof)
  • Congress participants on presentation of their congress badge (Charter Welcome to congresses valid for the Palace and the combined Palace + Bridge and Bridge ticket)
  • Groups : from 20 people (For accompanying persons, within the limit of 4 people: reduced price on the entrance to the Palais des Papes and du Pont as well as on the exhibitions of the Palais des Popes)

TERMS OF APPLICATION FOR FREE

  • School groups from Avignon and Grand Avignon (during school periods only)
  • People with 80% and more disabilities + accompanying person
  • Curator-Guides
  • Journalists
  • Avignonnais and residents of Montfavet: every Sunday on presentation of proof of address
  • Young people educated in Greater Avignon , under 18 years old (every day from September 1 st to June 30 on presentation of school report)
  • Children under 8 years old
  • Staff of sites belonging to professional groups to which the tourist office adheres ( UDOTSI de Vaucluse ) and to which the Palace of the Popes and the Bridge ( Bienvenue en Provence ): free membership card for 2 people, or invitation card for 2 people as indicated on the card
  • Staff from partner establishments of the Pass operation (museums / monuments / excursions): 1 free on presentation of professional proof
  • Job seekers on presentation of the card: recent proof (6 months)
  • Card holders of museum professionals: Icomos and Icom-musée: free entry to the Palace of the Popes and the Bridge.
  • Culture Pass holders (Avignonnais - 26 years old)
  • Adult groups (from 20 pax) : 1 free guide / bus driver
  • School groups : 1 free guide for 10 paying students / Bus drivers
For any request for reduced and / or free rates that do not meet the above conditions, visitors must send a written request to the management.

SPECIAL RATES

Avignonnais - 26 years old : € 5 Palace of the Popes / € 3.50 Bridge (on presentation of proof of address and identity document (sale only on site)

FAMILY rate *

  • 2 adults + 1 child = 37 €
  • 2 adults + 2 children and more = 45 €

* Applicable only to the “Palace of the Popes + Bridge” package ticket / children between 8 and 17 years old.

Calculation: parents each pay the price of the group ticket, children between 8 and 17 pay the price of the group ticket school rate - then the ticket is free from the 3rd child)

ACCESSIBILITY

Due to a large number of steps, the visit of the monument is not accessible to people with reduced mobility.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

• Palace of the Popes + Saint-Benezet Bridge group ticket is valid from the day of purchase until the following evening (at the rate of one entry per site)

• Photos are authorized in all the rooms of the Palace except in the painted rooms: Chambre du Pape, Chambre du Cerf, Chapelle Saint Jean.

• Our friends the dogs are not allowed at the Palace (except dogs accompanying PMR). For the Bridge, those on a leash are allowed.

MEANS OF PAYMENT

Groups: order forms

OUR COMMITMENT

The papal palace is committed to the environment and invites visitors to throw their waste in the baskets provided in the comfort areas and all along the tour.

VIGIPIRATE SAFETY DEVICE

Contact

Avignon Tourist Office

Tel. +33(0)4 32 74 32 74

From Monday to saturday; 9am to 5pm

officetourisme@avignon-tourisme.com