Schools

Educational workshops (from april to june)

From €16 per child

The Château des Baux offers a choice of two types of educational workshop. One focuses on the arts and crafts in the Middle Ages, and the other on the medieval way of life. The teacher or person running the workshop selects the type of workshop for the whole of his or her group (a minimum of fifteen children) when making the reservation.

Each workshop is adapted to the age of the children and depends on the age group. Based on the chosen theme, it comprises a guided tour of the château, a demonstration, and a creative workshop (see the box opposite).

Selection of workshops:

Art in the Middle Ages

Medieval way of life

◗ Via wind and water | Nursery school
◗ Via writing and calligraphy | Primary school
◗ Via architecture | Secondary school
◗ Via medieval games | Nursery school 
◗ Via weapons | Primary school
◗ Via arts and crafts | Secondary school

Free tour with teaching pack

Nos dossiers pédagogiques, à télécharger gratuitement sur le site internet, vous permettent de préparer votre venue et de faire vous-mêmes la visite.
◗ Duration: 1 hr 30 | For all

From €4,5 per child

 

Download your teaching pack

- Student booklet: primary school 
- Teacher booklet: primary school 

Audio guided tour

L’audioguide permet à chacun de découvrir à son rythme les 7 hectares du site du Château des Baux.
Available in 10 languages. Price of ticket included. Booking only.
◗ Duration: 1 hr 30 | Number: 40 children | Collège et lycée

From €4,5 per child 

 

Lecture tour

Accompagnés par des guides conférenciers, les élèves découvrent l’histoire tumultueuse des seigneurs des Baux à travers la visite des vestiges du château.
Booking only, ce tarif s’ajoute au billet d’entrée.
◗ Duration: 1 hr 30 | Number: 50 children | For all
 

From €145 per group

Combined ticket | the Provence Pass

Tour of the Château des Baux-de-Provence and Carrières de Lumières.
€8,5 per child (without animation)
€9,5 per child
 (with animations, every weekends and holidays from April to September) 

 


Practical information

+ Culturespaces

◗ Open 7 days a week
◗ 1 free supervisor for 8 paying children
◗ Free WiFi

Organising your visit

Calendar of visits and workshops: free tour all year / workshop from April to June / medieval animations from april to august on weekends and holidays.
Accueil: Pupils must be supervised at all times during the visit or the educational workshops.
Restauration : possibilité de pique-niquer sur place en extérieur.

Booking procedure

Online booking by phone on +33 4 90 54 48 68, fax on +33 4 90 54 55 00 or email groupes@chateau-baux-provence.com
Payment methods: cheque in euros, cash, credit card, official French payment authorization.
Cancellation: Please let us know at least 10 days in advance of your visit. Rates are per pupils except specific product. En cas de sous-effectif le jour des ateliers (- de 15 pers.), la somme forfaitaire pour 15 élèves est due.

Opening times

January, february, november, december: 10 a.m to 5 p.m.
March and october: 9.30 a.m. to 6.30 p.m.
April, May, June and September: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
July and August: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.