Tours and activities

Fontainebleau is the only château inhabited by every monarch from the 12thto the 19th century and the most beautifully furnished French royal palace. It features Renaissance masterpieces commissioned by Francis I of France, the lavishly decorated interiors of Marie Antoinette, the state apartment of Napoleon I, the styles preferred by Napoleon III and Eugenie… A royal residence for hunting and getting away from it all, it tells us all about the monarchs’ official and intimate court life.

  • The ticket for the château includes free entry to the Napoleon I Museum, the Grands Appartements.
  • The ticket is valid during the time booked and indicated on the ticket.
  • Entry to the gardens is free.
  • The audio guides and the visit of the Chinese Museum are not available due to the sanitarian situation.

To make the most of your visit

Outdoor activities

Ticket blanc

Tickets and prices

Online Ticketing

Online Ticketing

Opening hours

The chateau

The chateau is open every day except Tuesday, January 1st, May 1st and December 25th.
From October to March: 9.30 am to 5 pm (last access at 4.15 pm).
From April to September: 9.30 am to 6 pm (last access at 5.15 pm).

Coming to the chateau

    Calcul de l'itinéraire jusqu'au Château de Fontainebleau