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Opening times and prices 2022

the Gardens

the Tea room

28 April to 30 June

the Gardens

Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and public holidays from 11am to 6pm

the Tea room

open from 11am to 6pm
1 July to 4 September

the Gardens

Every day from 11am to 7pm

the Tea room

open from 11am to 7pm
5 to 18 September

the Gardens

Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 11am to 6pm

the Tea room

open from 11am to 6pm
22 October to 7 November (All Saints' Day holidays)

the Gardens

Every day from 11am to 5pm

the Tea room

open from 11am to 5pm

Individual

Adult
10 €
Reduced price:
People with disabilities, teenager 12-18 years, student visitors must show proof of ID
8,50 €
Children 6-12 years
4 €
Children under 6
Free
Treasure hunt for children aged 6-10 years 1 adult booklet + 1 child booklet. In French
3 €
Members EBTS visitors must show proof of ID
Free
Members of Horticultural societes - RHS visitors must show proof of ID
Free

Season pass

Unlimited access to the park throughout the season

Pass individuel
30 €
Pass duo
50 €
Pass familly 2 adults + childrens
75 €

Week-end of the "journées européennes du Patrimoine"

Reduced rate for all
8 €
Under 18
Free

Week-end of the "rendez-vous aux jardins"

Reduced rate for all
6 €
Under 12
Free

Visitez Futé

Reduction from the 2nd site visited

Group free visit
(20 pers. and more)

Adult
9 €
Children
5 €

Group on a guided tour
(20 pers. and more)

Guided “Gardens” tour package The tour is in French, but we are happy to provide some information in English: 1 h 15 min
12€ / adult 5€ / children
Guided “Gardens and History” tour package The tour is in French, but we are happy to provide some information in English: 2 h
15€ / adult 5€ / children
1 group organiser/driver (Group)
Free

Schools and youth groups

Children + 1 child booklet. In French
6 €
Adult
8,50 €
1 group organiser/driver (Group)
Free

Vacances de la toussaint

Adult
8 €
Children under 6
Free
Children 6-12 years
4 €
Adolescent de 12 à 18 ans
7 €
Teenager 12-18 years
7 €

Ask for group bookings

The Domaine de Poulaines is open all year round for group bookings.
The Domain is closed on Sunday mornings.

Groups visit

  • Free visit: all day between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Guided tour: all day between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.

General information

  • Reservations should be made at least one week in advance.
  • Reservations will be confirmed on receipt of a 40% deposit.
  • Free entry for tour guides and coach drivers.
  • Methods of payment accepted: cash, credits cards, cheques.
  • Coach drop off is possible at the garden gate (the coach must reverse in and not carry out a turn in the road)

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For film productions, publicity shoots, receptions or schools

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  • Free visit of the gardens.
  • A map in French/English is given to you at the reception desk and explanatory desks will give you
    information along the way and at the entrance to the estate.
  • Family fun tour: Booklet of games for children aged 5 to 11 (+ accompanying adult booklet): 3 euros.
  • Last admission 45 minutes before closing time.
  • Shop and tea room.
  • Pets are not allowed.
  • Payment methods: credit card, cash, holiday vouchers

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The Domaine de Poulaines is conveniently located at the heart of the Berry,
in the vicinity of the A20 and A85 motorways.

And only…

  • 2 hours 45 minutes from Paris: AA20, Exit 10 – Vatan/Issoudun/Valençay
  • 1 hour 45 minutes from Limoges: A20, Exit 10 – Vatan
  • 1 hour 20 minutes from Tours: A85, Exit 13 – Selles s/ Cher / Cheverny
  • 1 hour from Orleans: A20, Exit 10 – Vatan / Issoudun / Valençay
  • 35 minutes from Vierzon train station (90 minutes by train from Paris Austerlitz): A20, Exit 10 – Vatan / Issoudun / Valençay
  • 30 to 40 minutes from Châteauroux (airport and train station): A20, Exit 10 – Vatan

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