Chateau

Musée national des châteaux de Malmaison & Bois-Préau

Avenue du château de Malmaison - 92500 Rueil-Malmaison

92 - Hauts-de-Seine

Description

Château de Malmaison: residence of Napoleon Bonaparte and the Empress Joséphine. Original 19th-century decor, variety of porcelain collections, paintings and furniture.

Architectural style

  • Classique
  • Directoire
  • Empire
  • XIXè siècle

Collections

  • Accessoires de mode
  • Arts décoratifs
  • Arts graphiques
  • Beaux-Arts
  • Costumes
  • Décors intérieurs
  • Histoire
  • Joaillerie
  • Mobilier
  • Peinture
  • Porcelaines
  • Salles de réception
  • Sculpture
  • Textiles

Epoque des collections

  • Rococo (XVIIIe)
  • Néoclassicisme (XVIIIe - XIXe)
  • Romantisme (XVIIIe - XIXe)
  • Réalisme (XIXe)
  • Impressionnisme (XIXe)
  • Symbolisme (XIXe)

Services and facilities of the establishment

  • Educational activities
  • Gift shop
  • Bookshop
  • Car park/Parking
  • Visitor tools

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French sign language

Documentation in a foreign language

  • English
  • Italian

Visitor tools

Available in French, English, Spanish, Japanese, Chinese, and Russian. Children's version. 'Visioguide' offered for under 26s, French Sign Language version available. Free (€2 for visitors who received free entry).

Educational activities

Visits and workshops for young people, game-orientated itineraries.

Entrance fees and modalities

Independent tour

Full price: €6.60 ; Reduced rate: €5 ; Park access only: €1.50 ; Extra charge of €2 during temporary exhibitions.

Guided tour

€6.50

Group tour

€5.50 per person for an open visit: groups of 10 people minimum. Booking is free and required: reservation.malmaison@culture.gouv.fr

Free

Free entry for everyone on the first Sunday of the month. For the 'Amis de Malmaison', under 26s, residents of the EU, teachers with a Pass-Education, disabled visitors and an accompanying person, and jobseekers.

Free for young people and children

-18s.

Methods of payment

  • CB/Visa
  • Eurocard/Mastercard

Closing times

Tuesday

Opening times

1 October - 31 March: 10am to 12.30pm and 1.30pm to 5.15pm (5.45pm on the weekend), le parc est ouvert en continu de 10h à 18h.
1 April - 30 September: 10am to 12.30pm and 1.30pm to 5.45pm (6.15pm on the weekend), le parc est ouvert en continu de 10h à 18h30.

Exceptional opening

  • Easter
  • Easter Monday
  • Ascension Day
  • 1 May
  • 8 May
  • Whitsuntide
  • Whit Monday
  • 14 July
  • 15 August
  • 1 November
  • 11 November

Voir la carte

Musée national des châteaux de Malmaison & Bois-Préau

Avenue du château de Malmaison
92500 Rueil-Malmaison
Tel.. +33 (0) 1 41 29 05 55
contact.malmaison@culture.gouv.fr
musees-nationaux-malmaison.fr/chateau-malmaison/

  • RER - Rueil-Malmaison
  • Bus - 258
  • Navettes depuis Paris, d'avril à septembre, avec la société ParisCityVision (2 rue des Pyramides).

Offer adapted to disabled visitors

  • Hearing Hearing
  • Mental Mental
  • Physical Physical
  • Visual Visual

Access facilities

  • Adapted activities and visits
  • Free admission for disabled visitors on presentation of proof
  • Free admission for the accompanying person

Accessibility information

The ground floor of the chateau, the Pavillon des Voitures, and the Pavillon Osiris are accessible to those with reduced mobility. A virtual visit app on the iPad gives you an insight and realistic look into the different floors.

More details on accessibility

Chateau in the same district: 92 - Hauts-de-Seine

Chateau in Paris and in the Paris Region: Chateau

Book your activity

see more offers