The magnificent Château du Fontainebleau has been the main summer residence for French Monarchs for hundreds of years. Starting life as a hunting lodge in the 12th century, it was replaced by a Renaissance-style château in 1538 and subsequently enlarged by a succession of kings.

Napoleon famously described the Château de Fontainebleau as, "the work of centuries, the home of kings". He signed his first abdication here in 1814 and took leave of his army in the courtyard.

The interior of this stunning château is truly remarkable. Successive kings have left their marks on the furnishing, décor, paintings, tapestries and beautiful objects over the years, resulting in an overall feel of seemingly endless galleries, halls and boudoirs, each more sumptuous than the last.

With a Paris Pass you can visit the Château de Fontainebleau for FREE – that’s a fantastic saving of over 5 Euros. Also, your Paris Pass will give you free access to over another 60 top museums, galleries, monuments and popular tourist sights in Paris

Take a stroll through the château’s beautiful, famous gardens in both the French and English styles, and enjoy a stress free sightseeing trip to Paris.

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The opening and closure times may change. For updated timings, please check the official attraction page.

Image © Château de Fontainebleau / Marine Lejeune

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Phenomenal. Best value. Useful for all attractions and great for the Metro. Never had to worry about purchasing tickets. Great variety of attractions. Worth the price.
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It was my second time using a Paris Pass, I would do so again with no hesitation. I recommend the Paris Pass, London Pass etc. to all my friends who are traveling to such places. I have used the Paris Pass twice and the London Pass once. They work great, save me time and money, but more importantly time.
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April - Sept:
Monday 09.30 - 17.00
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 09.30 - 17.00
Thursday 09.30 - 17.00
Friday 09.30 - 17.00
Saturday 09.30 - 17.00
Sunday 09.30 - 17.00
Last Admission: 45mins before closing

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Address:

Château de Fontainebleau 77300 Fontainebleau

Telephone:

+33 1 60 71 50 70

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