Museum

Palais de Compiègne - Musée et Domaine nationaux

Château de Compiègne - Place du Général de Gaulle - 60200 Compiègne

Chantilly, Senlis

Palais de Compiègne - Musée et Domaine nationaux, intérieur, Paris © Musées et Domaine nationaux du Palais de Compiègne - M. Poirier

Description

People visit the Château de Compiègne, former royal residence, for its historic apartments (18th century, First and Second Empire), its Second Empire museum and its car museum.

Collections

  • Objets d'art
  • Peinture
  • Sculpture
  • Voitures anciennes

Garden

Free entry.

Services and facilities of the establishment

  • Educational activities
  • Gift shop
  • Restaurant
  • Visitor tools

Documentation in a foreign language

  • English

Visitor tools

€1 for visitors exempt from the entrance fee.

Educational activities

Audioguide and guide booklet for children. During the school holidays tours for children (6-12 years) take place at 3pm - duration: 1 hour 30 minutes - Cost: €8 per child.

Restaurant

'Salon de Thé du Jardin des Roses' is open every day, except Tuesday, from mid-April to mid-October from 11am to 5pm (closed 24, 25, 31 December and 1 January). For more details call +33 (0) 3 44 42 51 38 or see the website, www.comptoirbvh.com. There is also a refreshment stand, open every day, except Tuesday, from Easter to All Saints Day, 12pm-6pm.

Entrance fees and modalities

Independent tour

€7.50 (concessions: €5.50). Prices rise by €2 during temporary exhibitons. Audioguide included.

Guided tour

Occasionally on Monday: 3pm lasting one hour. €4.50 per person in addition to the entry fee.
Saturday afternoons: 2.30pm-5pm, no additional fee.
Sunday family tours: 2.30pm and 4pm the first Sunday of the month, lasting 1 hour. €4.50 per person in addition to the entry fee.

Group tour

10 or more people. Booking required with the 'Service des Publics': +33 (0) 3 44 38 47 02 - service-publics.compiegne@culture.gouv.fr

Free

Free entry on the first Sunday of the month. Free for under 26s from within the European Union and primary and secondary school teachers (outside of temporary exhibitions). Free for disabled visitors and an accompanying person and jobseekers. Entry to the park is free to all.

Free for young people and children

Under 26s.

Methods of payment

  • CB/Visa
  • Eurocard/Mastercard

Closing times

Tuesday

Opening times

10am-6pm. The rose garden in the park is open from mid-April to mid-October, 11am-5pm.

Exceptional opening

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

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Palais de Compiègne - Musée et Domaine nationaux

Château de Compiègne - Place du Général de Gaulle
60200 Compiègne
Tel.. +33 (0) 3 44 38 47 02
chateau.compiegne@culture.gouv.fr
http://palaisdecompiegne.fr/

  • SNCF - Compiègne

Offer adapted to disabled visitors

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

Access facilities

  • Loan of wheelchairs
  • Free admission for disabled visitors on presentation of proof

More details on accessibility

Museum in the same district: Chantilly Senlis

Museum in Paris and in the Paris Region: Museum

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