Children and families

Facilities for all ages

Children are the future ambassadors of our heritage. Our role today is to teach them about the Saline royale, a monument rich in history and culture. A dedicated trail with the Histopad tablet lets children discover the site in a fun way. A number of events are also organised every year in line with the cultural programme.

French, English, German
On-site dining in season - Remember to bring your own water bottle
Two free car parks and a dedicated cycle park
Disabled access
3-star hotel

Opening times

  • November to March : 10am – 12pm / 2pm – 5pm
  • April, May, June, September and October : 9am – 6pm
  • July and August : 9am – 7pm
  • Closed on 25/12 and 01/01

 

⏳ Length of visit : between 2 and 3 hours.

🦮 Dogs are permitted on leads on the premises of the Saline royale but arenot allowed inside the buildings.

Tarifs

1 April to 31 October
  • Adult : € 15
  • Adult concessions : € 13
    16-25 year-olds, students, job seekers, recipients of minimum social benefits, visitors by train, partner works councils.
  • Child from 6 to 15 years : € 10
  • Child under 6 : free
  • Family rate (2 adults + 2 to 5 children between 6 and 15 years) : € 42
  • Disabled visitors : € 13
    Visits with Braille signs + visit aids at reception. Wheelchairs for disabled people (free access to the Saline).

 

Accepted payment methods :

Cash, bank card (excluding American Express), cheque, holiday vouchers, UP culture vouchers, Kadéos vouchers and gift cards (excluding Kadéos Select)

1 November to 31 March
  • Adult : € 13
  • Adult concessions : € 12
    16-25 year-olds, students, job seekers, recipients of minimum social benefits, visitors by train, partner works councils.
  • Child from 6 to 15 years : € 9
  • Child under 6 : free
  • Family rate (2 adults + 2 to 5 children between 6 and 15 years) : € 42
  • Disabled visitors : € 12
    Visits with Braille signs + visit aids at reception. Wheelchairs for disabled people (free access to the Saline).

Accepted payment methods :

Cash, bank card (excluding American Express), cheque, holiday vouchers, UP culture vouchers, Kadéos vouchers and gift cards (excluding Kadéos Select)

Access

ADRESS

EPCC Saline Royale
Grande rue, 25610 Arc et Senans

NEARBY TOWNS

Besançon (35km), Dole (30km)

TRAIN STATION

  • TER Arc et Senans
  • TGV direct from Paris 2 hours 20, from Lausanne 1 hour 30, TER direct from Lyon 2 hours 20
    Go to the SNCF website

AIRPORT

Mulhouse-Basel, Geneva, Dôle/Tavaux and Lyon

ROAD

A36 exit Gendrey/Saline royale; A39 exit Poligny

Family activities

The Saline royale organises events for the whole family in spring and summer. On the programme: discover the gardens, the environment, biodiversity and temporary exhibitions.

Family exploring

Set about discovering the Saline royale as a family with the Histopad touch-screen tablet and its treasure hunt, the discovery trail on the new touch-screen tablet of the Ledoux Museum and the tour booklets dedicated to the temporary exhibitions.

Môm’art Charter

The Saline royale has signed the Môm’art Charter and in doing so has joined the list of “cheerful museums” of France, which are committed to providing the best possible experience for children during their visit.

CONTACT

  • +33 (0)3 81 54 45 45
  • billetterie@salineroyale.com