CASTLE VISIT

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

 

The Castle of Grandson is undergoing major heritage renovation until 2026 as it will host a new history museum as well as exhibition and new reception areas. The site will remain open throughout the project.

 

The Castle of Grandson rooms are closed to public until 2026.The Automobile Museum is closed, and the arms and armour collections are sheltered and won’t be visible for the duration of the works.

 

In order to offer you an optimal visiting experience and to ensure your safety on the site during this transition period,the interiors of the monument are only accessible with a guide. > Consult the guided tour timetable and events calendar: https://chateau-grandson.ch/en/agenda/

We wish you a pleasant visit.

OPENING HOURS OF THE CASTLE

 

Castle of Grandson is open and can be visited under certain conditions during the period of heritage renovation.

 

WEDNESDAY-MONDAY (TUESDAY CLOSED):

 

 

1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

(1st November to 31st March)

 

1:00 PM – 6:00 PM

(1st April to 31st October)

 

 

 

 

Currently, the individual tour takes you through the gardens, the inner court and the panoramic walkway. The interiors of the monument are only accessible with a guide. A programme of activities related to the construction site is available >>here.

 

Individual visit

  • ADULTS

    CHF 10.00
  • CHILDREN & TEENAGERS

    6 - 18 years old

    CHF 5.00
  • FAMILIES

    2 adults and up to 3 children

    CHF 20.00
  • FREE

    SENIORS, STUDENTS AND MILITARY

    CHF 8.00
  • FREE

    Children up to 6 years old, accompanying persons (AI and school), residents of Grandson, Swiss Museums Passport, AMS and ICOM members, AACG, Raiffeisen card and **

    gratuit

GUIDED TOUR*

  • ADULTS

    CHF 15.00
  • CHILDREN & TEENAGERS

    6 - 18 years old

    CHF 10.00
  • FAMILIES

    2 adults and up to 3 children

    CHF 40.00
  • FREE

    SENIORS, STUDENTS AND MILITARY**

    CHF 12.00
  • FREE

    Children up to 6 years old, accompanying persons (AI and school), residents of Grandson, Swiss Museums Passport, AMS and ICOM members, AACG, Raiffeisen card.

    gratuit

*Price applicable only to public guided tours. For any activity on reservation, please contact us. For any activity on reservation, please contact us.

** any person presenting a permit S, permit N, permit B with refugee status, permit F with refugee status or attestation of delay of departure.

DISCOVER THE CASTLE

VISIT

 

A tour that changes according to the work being carried out and that gives a center place to the fortress, its architecture and its anecdotes. From the castle square to the wall walk, come and rediscover the history of the monument in a different way.

des enfants en visite guidée
GUIDED VISIT

 

Follow our guide and dive into 1000 years of history at the Castle of Grandson. A fascinating visit, from the Middle Ages to the modern era, through the architecture of the monument and the lives of its many owners.

groupe de personnes qui regardent par les fenêtres de la tour du château
School visits and educational tours

 

Throughout the year, various activities and visits are designed specifically for schools.

Lampe de poche dans le château de Grandson
Themed tour

 

Whether it’s a torchlight tour, a storytelling tour, a celebration of love or simply a special occasion, our themed tour offer will delight everyone.

WORKSHOPS & EVENTS

Groupe d'enfants faisant une activité
Anniversaire au Château

 

Et si vous organisiez l’anniversaire de votre enfant au Château ? Au menu: des activités ludiques et un goûter gourmand au Châtelet

Activités d'enfants au chateau de Grandson
Fun and educational workshops

 

Writing a parchment with a feather, making a purse, tinkering with a crown… the Castle of Grandson offers educational workshops for children, adults and families throughout the year, by reservation.

Danse médiévale dans la cours intérieure
Events

 

From the Garden Party to the Medieval Festival and Pâkomuzé, discover all the events that take place at Castle of Grandson.

Dégustation alcools médiévaux
Aperitifs at the Châtelet

 

Whether you are visiting the castle or simply passing through, end your visit with a convivial aperitif with family, friends or colleagues. The Château de Grandson and the Châtelet offer you the possibility with a brand new offer.

Le château de Grandson est en restauration jusqu'en 2026