Malmaison - Façade côté droit - (c) Sophie Chirico

Individuals and families

Visits, workshops and conferences for the individual public

Malmaison Castle

  • Self-guided tour

Prices: €6.5 full price and €5 reduced price

The self-guided visit gives you access to the entire garden and castle site, an audio guide is available in French, English, Spanish, German, Chinese, Japanese and Russian.

An audio-described version is available for people with visual disabilities.

A videoguide in French sign language is offered to people with hearing disabilities.

Included in the entrance fee - if free entrance, audio guide at 2 €

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  • Guided tour

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Visits - Discover Malmaison: for your first visit to Malmaison, opt for a guided tour with a lecturer from the Réunion des Musées Nationaux: an introduction to the history of the château, the life of the consular and then imperial couple and a presentation of the collections of the museum.

Adult tours: Thursday and Friday at 11 a.m. (duration 1.5 hrs) and on Saturday and Sunday at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., €7 (in addition to the entrance fee) per visit

Family visit at 4 p.m. on weekends, €5 (duration 1 hour)

(except public holidays)

Consult the agenda to find out the time slots open to individual visits on

These are subject to change during the week in the event of a school group reservation.


Bois-Préau Castle

Prices: €8 full price and €6 reduced price

  • Guided tours outside school holidays

From Thursday to Sunday guided tours are organized as soon as the monument opens at 1 p.m.
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  • Coupled tickets Malmaison castle and Bois-Préau

Prices: €11 full price and €8 reduced price

Workshops for children

During the school holidays come and discover our plastic workshops related to the history of the castle or temporary visits to our monuments.

The workshops are accessible to beginners. The material is provided.

On registration via

Consult the agenda to find out the different workshop dates. Below are the available for more information


Napoléon III and Malmaison
From april 2023, 26th to december 2023, 31st
Travaux Malmaison bâche
Restoration of the closed and covered

Château de Malmaison