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Pont d'Avignon, Popes' Palace and its gardens tickets (depending on option chosen)

Activity - Holidays & weekends in Avignon

Pont d'Avignon, Popes' Palace and its gardens tickets (depending on option chosen) - Activity - Holidays & weekends in Avignon
Culture and education

Immerse yourself in Avignon's history with a visit to the legendary Pont d'Avignon, the Popes' Palace and its gardens ! With your ticket and depending on the option you choose, you'll set off to discover the legendary monuments that have made Avignon's history.

• A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Pont Saint Bénezet, better known as the Pont d'Avignon after the famous children's song, has many stories and legends in store for you during your visit. Through films, exhibitions and touchscreen tablets, you can understand the historical importance of this bridge, of which only part remains today, and admire the technical and architectural prowess that went into its construction.

• The Popes' Palace, also a UNESCO World Heritage Site, was the seat of the papacy in the 14th century. This is one of the most beautiful and impressive buildings constructed during the Gothic period at the end of the Middle Ages. You'll be struck by the immensity of this "city in the heart of the city" and can step back in time to the Middle Ages, into the everyday life of the Popes, thanks to the histopad included in your ticket. You'll explore numerous rooms, chapels and chambers and learn more about the history of this landmark. Don't miss the breathtaking view of Avignon from the terraces of the Popes' Palace. Finally, depending on your ticket option, enjoy a moment of relaxation in the papal gardens at the end of your visit.


Pont d'Avignon, Popes' Palace and its gardens tickets (depending on option chosen)
14 €
Pricing formulas
Children (aged 8 to 17) - Popes' Palace + Pont d'Avignon
Adults (aged 18 and over) - Popes' Palace + Pont d'Avignon + Popes' Palace Gardens
Children (aged 8 to 17) - Popes' Palace + Pont d'Avignon + Popes' Palace gardens
Adults (aged 18 and over) - Popes' Palace + Pont d'Avignon

Practical information

Participants' profileAll ages

• The Popes' Palace and the Pont d'Avignon, a UNESCO World Heritage Site (depending on the option chosen)

• Discover the history of Avignon and its key sites

• Interactive experiences in the two monuments

• Discovery of the Papal Gardens (depending on the option chosen)

In detail

• Availability : every day (except under exceptional circumstances)

• Opening times : (given as an indication, please visit the site's website to double-check opening times) :

• 4th February to 28th February : 10am - 6pm

• 1st March to 5th November : 9am - 7pm

• 6th November to 22nd December : 10am to 5pm

• From 23 December to 31 December : 10am to 6pm

• Length of visit to the Palais des Papes : approx. 1 hr 30/2 hrs

• Length of visit to the Pont d'Avignon : approx. 40 minutes

• Last access to the monuments : 30 minutes before the closing time indicated

• The combined Popes' Palace + Pont d'Avignon ticket is valid until the following evening (one entry per site only)

• please note : at the Popes' Palace, the cameraman's and notary's chambers are closed to visitors

• We recommend that you arrive 15 to 30 minutes before the booked time. Beyond that, access to the monument is no longer possible

• Free admission for children under 8, people with disabilities of 80% or more (CMI Invalidity card) + accompanying adult, curator-guides, journalists, jobseekers on presentation of recent proof (6 months) (other free admission rates specified on the monument's website).

• Histopads are only available at the Palais des Papes : it is recommended that you come with your own headphones or earphones

• The audio guide available at the Pont d'Avignon in 12 languages : it is recommended that you bring your own headphones or earphones

• Pushchairs must be left at the cloakroom, baby carrier available - please check with the monument to make sure

• Pets are not allowed when visiting the Palais des Papes (except for guide dogs) and in the gardens

• At the Pont d'Avignon : tablet and museum area not available until further notice

• Due to a large number of steps, the visit to the Palais des Papes is not accessible to people with reduced mobility

• The Pont d'Avignon remains accessible to people with reduced mobility : lift

• Access is free to all on Heritage Days

• Please note that all tickets issued are non-changeable and non-refundable and may not be cancelled.

Establishment policy

RatesDiscounted rates on a sliding scale
PaymentCredit card
Included in the price
• Ticket for the Pont d'Avignon with audio guide
• A visit to the Popes' Palace during the time slot selected and a histopad (depending on the option chosen)
Not included in the price
• Tips (optional)
• Any other extras
Cancellation conditions
Cette prestation est non annulable, non-modifiable, non-remboursable. - Cancellation insurance

Places of interest nearby

Garden of the Doms (170 m)
Cathedral Notre-Dame des Doms (250 m)
Museum of the Petit Palais (340 m)
Theatre of the Chêne noir (350 m)
Bridge of Avignon (350 m)
Chapel Saint-Bénézet (370 m)
Avignon (380 m)
Maison Jean Vilar (460 m)
Collegiate Church Saint-Pierre (500 m)
Synagogue of Avignon (580 m)

Events nearby

Last nameDescriptionDateCity
Avignon Festival
A gathering for international contemporary live performanceFrom 29 june to 21 july 2024Avignon
Chorégies in Orange
The oldest lyric art festival in the Théâtre Antique in OrangeFrom 14 june to 22 july 2024Orange (20 km)
L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue International Fair
One of the biggest European marketplaces for antiques and secondhand goodsApril 2024L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue (20 km)
A fun festival dedicated to street arts and circus skillsFrom 2 to 4 august 2024Pernes-les-Fontaines (21 km)
Easter Feria
A popular bullfighting-oriented event that draws thousands of spectators each yearMarch 2025Arles (34 km)
Arles Meetings
The international photography festivalFrom 1 july to 29 september 2024Arles (34 km)

Restaurants nearby

Last nameStyleRateCity
Le Moutardier du Pape
French cuisine36 € Avignon
Le Restaurant – La Mirande
French cuisine150 € Avignon
La Fourchette
French cuisine45 € Avignon
Le Vintage
French cuisine23 € Avignon
Le Riad
Moroccan26 € Avignon
Provençal53 € Avignon

Outings nearby

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
From the Spring to the Venice of Provence
Cycling itineraryEasy2:00L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue (20 km)
Fountains of Pernes
Village visitEasy2:00Pernes-les-Fontaines (21 km)
Around the Comtat Venaissin
Village visitEasy2:00La Roque-sur-Pernes (24 km)
Beaumes Rouges Path
HikeEasy2:30Fontaine-de-Vaucluse (26 km)
The Hermitage
HikeEasy3:00Collias (26 km)
Robion - Maubec
HikeIntermediate3:00Robion (27 km)

Accommodation nearby

Last nameAccommodation typeRateCity
Love & Spa
Vacation rental1169 € to 1449 € per weekAvignon
Mercure Pont d’Avignon Centre
La Divine Comédie-Suites Deluxe
Bed & breakfast343 € to 518 € per double roomAvignon
La Demoiselle
Bed & breakfast120 € to 163 € per double roomAvignon
Face au Palais
Bed & breakfast150 € to 282 € per double roomAvignon
La Mirande
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