Hours, tickets, map

Castle is temporarily closed to visitors. The castle will reopen on April 8, 2023.

You can visit the castle and the park only by guided tours with an online reservation.

The Château de Meillant is one of the last inhabited castles in France. The castle park and its outbuildings can be visited freely and without reservation.  It is possible to discover the interior of the castle via one of our many guided tours.

Photography is prohibited inside the castle and chapel.  Visitors may take photos in the park. 

In July and August: The Château de Meillant is open continuously from 10h to 19h. During these times, we offer beverages or coffee for purchase.  We invite you to enjoy them at our garden tables or in the park.

Please note, the Château de Meillant is closed from November 16 to the end of February.



Visits: 10.15 a.m. – 2.15 p.m. – 3.30 p.m. – 4.45 p.m.

Closed on Monday and Wednesday



Adult: € 7

Teen / Student / unemployed, Jacques Coeur pass: € 4


from 20 pers.

 € 6



Booking 02 48 63 32 05

One number to book your guided tour, to rent a room or for questions


Latitude: 46.783103 Longitude: 2.503977 1 rue d'Uzay 18200 Meillant


35 km south of Bourges From the north A71 motorway exit 7 towards Nevers / Bourges / Saint-Florent-sur-Cher / Saint-Doulchard From the south A71 motorway exit 8 towards Châteauroux / Saint-Amand-Montrond

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