Château des Baux

On top of a rocky spur in the heart of the Alpilles, the Château des Baux spans 5 hectares in one of France’s most majestic locations. A designated Historic Monument, the Château commands a magnificent view of Provence, from Aix to Arles and beyond.

Open every day all year round.
January, February, November, December: 10.00 am to 5.00 pm*
March, October: 9.30 am to 6.30 pm*
April, May, June and September: 9.00 am to 7.00 pm*
July and August: 9.00 am to 7.30 pm*

Closure: 25 December

*Last entrance 1 hour before closure.

Events 2023

Photo exhibition: Piet Mondrian

Until 15 April 2024
Eechoing the show at the Carrières des Lumières, stroll freely through the works of the painter Piet Mondrian wandering around some ten large-format panels.


Quiqueran garden: New this spring 2023

Nestled in the grounds of the old village arena and set at the foot of the remains of the 16th century charity hospital, the garden is inspired by the codes of the medieval garden, loaded with symbols and divided into different areas, each of which contains a particular atmosphere.


Adults: 8€ / 10€* | Seniors (+65 years) : 7€
Chidren (-7 years): free | Children (7 to 17 years): 6€
Youth (18 to 25 years): 6€
Concessions (students +25 ans, jobseekers, teachers) : 6€
Family (2 adults + 2 children from 7 to 17 years) : 25€

Pass Baux-de-Provence
(2 sites: Carrières de Lumières + Château des Baux).
Adults: 18€ / 20€* | Seniors (+65 years): 16,50€
Children (-7 years): free | Children (7 to 17 years): 14€
Youth (18 to 25 years): 14€
Concessions (students +25 years, jobseekers, teachers): 14€
Family (2 adults and 2 children 7 to 17 years): 51,50€ / 59,50€*

Half price at the Yves Brayer Museum on presentation of the ticket Pass Baux-de-Provence.

Practical information

Esplanade du Château
13520 Les Baux-de-Provence

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Getting Here

At 3 hours from Paris or Toulouse, 1.30 hours from Lyon, 1 hour from Marseille or Aix-en-Provence, near Arles and Avignon, discover the village Les Baux-de-Provence and the beautiful and famous Provence.

Accommodation and Restaurants

For one night or a few weeks, Les Baux-de-Provence offers relaxation, cultural and historical visits, arts and outdoor excursions. Find the accommodation and restaurant that will make your stay an unforgettable experience. Download the hotel and B&B availability in Les Baux-de-Provence


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Tourist Office

Maison du Roy, Rue Porte Mage,
13520 Les Baux-de-Provence
Tél. +33 (0)4 90 54 34 39

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Opening hours
Monday to Friday: 9.30 am to 5.00 pm
Weekends & public holidays: 10.00 am to 5.30 pm
Closure: 25 December and 1 January