Pézenas Autour de Pézenas
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Free under 12 years old

Periods and opening hours

July-August: Monday night visits at 8:30 pm, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday at 5 pm, Saturday at 11 am

September: Wednesday at 3pm

From October to June please call at 04 67 98 36 40

Minimum departure : from 5 people


Jacques Cœur chose this Medieval market town to set up his business. Pézenas was also home to the Montmorency family, who were the governors of Languedoc.

Wander down the cobbled streets, lined with luxurious mansions. The tales of Molière’s stays here are the stuff of history and legend: the armchair he sat in at the Gély barbershop, where he listened to the public; the ‘Bât d’Argent’ inn, where he feasted with the poet D’Assoucy; and the Château de la Grange des Près, where he was invited by the Prince of Conti.

The farces performed by Moliere’s theatre company – L’Illustre Théâtre – can still be felt today, in remembrance of the greatest ambassador for the French language.



  • Full: 6 €
  • PASS Sites d’exception: 4 €
  • Reduced *: 4 €
  • 12-18 years old: € 2.50
  • Free: under 12 years old
  • Adult groups up to 40 people: 120 €,
  • From 41 to 60: 150 €,

Supplement for Sundays and public holidays: 50 €

* Jobseeker, RSA, student, disabled person, large family, on presentation of supporting documents

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