Practical information

Here you'll find all the practical information you need to prepare your visit to Fort Saint-André.

Le fort Saint-André et à ses pieds Villeneuve-Lès-Avignon

Opening hours

June 1 to September 30
10am - 1pm and 2pm - 6pm

October 1 to May 30
10am - 1pm and 2pm - 5pm

Please note: last access to monument one hour before closing time.

Closed on January 1, May 1, November 1 and 11 and December 25.


The ticket gives you access to the entire monument.

Ticket office


For individuals


Individual ticket

7 €

Group tickets

Group ticket (fort, Saint-André abbey, Chartreuse, Pierre du Luxembourg museum and Philippe le Bel tower) valid 1 year from date of purchase20 €

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Free admission

  • Under 18s
  • 18-25 years (European Union nationals and regular non-European residents in France)
  • Disabled person and accompanying adult
  • Jobseekers (on presentation of a certificate less than 6 months old)
  • Valid Education Pass
  • The first Sunday of January, February, March, November and December

    See details of free admission conditions below.


Visitors eligible for free admission

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Group rate

5,50 €
  • From 20 paying adults
  • Any person coming with a tourism professional with no minimum number of visitors


Visit tools

Young visitors' booklet

Available in French

2 €

Tour application on Google Play and Apple Store

Available in English and French



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Payment method

  • cash
  • credit cards
  • Culture check
  • chèques-vacances (ANCV)
  • chèque Lire (only in stores)

Access and transport

Fort Saint-André

57 A, rue Montée du Fort
30400 Villeneuve-Lez-Avignon

From Nîmes: A 9, exit n° 23, N 100 towards Villeneuve-Lez-Avignon

From Aix-en-Provence: A 7, exit n° 23, exit n° 24, N 7 towards Avignon then towards Villeneuve-Lez-Avignon


From Avignon Centre station, Fort Saint-André is accessible by bus (line 5).

Services and visiting conditions

  • Dogs on leash allowed
  • Number of steps: 200
  • Good shoes required
  • An introductory room with video and panels in French is available at the start of the tour.

Disabled visitors

Find out more about our services and facilities for disabled visitors.

Visit the dedicated page.

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