Practical information

Here you will find all the practical information you need to prepare your visit to the Domaine national du château de Coucy.

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Opening times

Open every dayFrom2 May to 4 September10am- 1pm and 2pm - 6.30pmFrom5 September to 30 April10am- 1pm and 2pm - 5.30pm

Please note: last admission to the monument 45 minutes before closing time. Closed on 1 January, 1 May and 25 December.


The ticket gives you access to the entire monument and its grounds.

Ticket office

Prices apply from 1 January 2024

For individuals


Individual ticket

7 €

Triple ticket Domaine national du château de Coucy, château de Pierrefonds and Cité internationale de la langue française - château de Villers-Cotterêts

20 €

Special rate (partnerships)

5,50 €
  • Gîtes de France Aisne - on presentation of a valid accommodation contract + one accompanying person
  • SNCF INOUI - on presentation of the loyalty card or a ticket less than 5 days old


  • Under 18s
  • 18-25 years (nationals of European Union countries and legal 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 in January, February, March and November, DecemberSeedetails of free admission conditions below

Visitors eligible for free admission

PDF (491.77 kB)


Group rate

5,50 €
  • From 20 paying adults
  • Any person coming with a tourism professional, with no minimum number of people.
  • More information on the page dedicated to groups
  • Are you a teacher? Check out our tour offers
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  • credit cards
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  • Culture cheque
  • holiday vouchers (ANCV)
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Access and transport

Domaine national du château de Coucy

Rue du château
02380 Coucy le Château Auffrique


N 31 from Reims or Compiègne towards Soissons, then D 1 towards Saint-Quentin and D 5 to Coucy le Château Auffrique (D 5 limited to 3.30 m in height and 2.70 m in width)

The Domaine national du château de Coucy is located in the heart of the village of Coucy le Château Auffrique.

There is plenty of parking available.

Services and visiting conditions

  • Dogs only allowed on a lead in the park
  • Pushchairs allowed in the castle
  • Photos allowed in the castle
  • Toilets
  • No climbing on the walls or stones
  • Approximately 40 steps (around the terrace, underground room)

Disabled access

Find out more about the services and facilities available to disabled visitors.

Consult the dedicated page

Vigipirate plan

Niveau : Urgence attentat du plan Vigipirate

To ensure the safety of visitors, the monument applies the preventive measures decided by the government for public administrations. To find out more

For your safety, the following are prohibited

  • Motorbike helmets
  • Aerosols
  • Knives and sharp objects
  • Scissors
  • Glass bottles
  • Bulky luggage/bags
  • Scooters, skateboards and rollerblades

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