Please refer to the calendar below for days and hours of opening.
The interior of the Château is by guided tour only (duration approximately 1 hour) In July and August a guided visit in English will take place at 14h30 everyday except Tuesdays. If you would like to organise a different time please contact the château.
Guided visits (in French) are scheduled at 10h30 and 11h in the morning. In the afternoons the first visit (in French) is at 14h15 then approximately every 30 mins. The last visit is at 17h30. Please note that if you wish to join the last visit allow time to visit the gardens before the guided visit begins.
If you do not wish to visit the interior of the château it is possible to visit the garden and the exterior of the château only with a «Garden» ticket. The last entrance to the garden is at 11h30 in the morning and 18h in the afternoon.
We do not accept reservations unless your group consists of more than ten people.
OPENING DATES - 2022
Opening Times (following the dates above)
1 April – 13 July : 14h – 18h
14 July- 31 August : 10h – 12h & 14h – 18h30
1 September – 18 September : 14h – 18h30
19 September – 13 November : 14h – 18h
The interior of the Château is by guided tour only. Guided tours are included in the price of a ‘Château & Garden’ ticket.
Château & Garden
Accompanied by a guide, the group will be able to discover the history of this remarkable site and its exceptional restoration.
Suggested activities around Bournazel for groups: click here
Year round group visits of more than 20 people by reservation. Tour conducted in English by prior arrangement.
Duration: guided tour approximately 60 minutes + access to the garden.
Price: 8 € per person
The Château de Bournazel welcomes schoolchildren for guided tours adapted to different levels. Numerous themes can be addressed in correlation with the educational programme.
Contact us by email for more information.
Understanding of Renaissance architecture, observation of the sculpted decor. Restoration techniques.
Discovery of 16th and 17th century painting. Analysis of works of art.
Introduction to the daily life of the 16th century owners. Art of living in the Renaissance.
Reception year round by reservation.
Duration: guided tour approximately 45 minutes + access to the garden.
Visitor’s Guide (in French), 194 p. 10 €
On sale at the Château Reception Desk. Delivery possible, please email the Château.