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Chateau de Fontainebleau Skip-the-Line Ticket

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    What to Expect
    Visit: Chateau de Fontainebleau, Pl. du General-de-Gaulle, 77300, Fontainebleau France

    Located southeast of the center of Paris, the Château de Fontainebleau is a 40 minute train ride from Paris, and one of Parisians' favorite getaways.  

    Skip the line at the entrance and visit the Château de Fontainebleau, this long-lasting sovereign residence that became a huge palace in which many momentous historical events occurred.

    Discover this sprawling palace, a veritable showcase of French architecture from the 12th to the 19th century. From the famous horseshoe-shaped staircase dates from the reign of Louis XIII, based on a Renaissance model to the Château's three chapels and the courtyards and gardens, this palace is key for French heritage.

    The opulent décor and the refined and highly finished nature of the apartment furnishings at the Château de Fontainebleau contribute to its feel as a family home, “the true home of kings, the house of ages”. The Château de Fontainebleau houses an exceptional collection of works of art, from the Empress Eugenie Chinese Museum to Marie Antoinette’s massive bed and Napoleon’s throne, all these precious pieces of architecture, paintings and craftmanship ensure your visit to Fontainebleau brings new discoveries.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Château de Fontainebleau
    Departure Time
    7/10/2019 - 12/31/2020Monday:09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Wednesday:09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Thursday:09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Friday:09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Saturday:09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Sunday:09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Duration
    2h
    Return Details
    Château de Fontainebleau
    Inclusions
    • Entry/Admission - Chateau de Fontainebleau
    Exclusions
    • Audio guide
    • Transportation to/from the castle
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Admission to the Château de Fontainebleau is free on the first Sunday of each month (except in July and August).
    • Please note that admission to the Château de Fontainebleau is free for visitors under the age of 18 as well as for 18-25 year-old residents of the European Economic Area (EU, Norway, Iceland, and Liechtenstein).
    • Free cloakrooms and lockers are available for the storage of strollers, bulky bags, coats, and umbrellas.
    • Strollers and backpack-style baby carriers are not permitted on the château tour routes.
    • Forward-facing baby carriers are available from the cloakrooms. However, during very busy periods, access to the château with such items may be restricted.
    • A lift is available to convey those with limited mobility to the Grand Apartments.
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We took the train from Gare de Lyon to Fontainbleau. There is a bus from the Gare to Fontainbleau. You need to have a carnet or exact change. After our visit we ate lunch in a little bistro in town. Caught the bus back to...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank cps5318
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This estate is gorgeous! There is very small crowd so you can enjoy the palace, avoiding the tourists. Getting to the estate from Paris is easy with the train. Tip: You need to take bus #1 outside the Fontainebleau Avon train station to get to...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank joanne201763
    Reviewed 11 July 2019

    I first came to the Place at 17 and wanted to view through adult eyes. It did not disappoint. Spectacular!!!

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank MLKM55
    Reviewed 1 July 2019 via mobile

    I really liked every details in the castles of Fontainebleau. It's a trip to napoleon's period of time.. my eyes were submerged with the intensity of the details everywhere .. roofs walls curtains beds status .

    Thank Wyaam
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    Busterbtown
    2 May 2019|
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    Response from Climber797244 |
    You can buy tickets on the Chateau de Fontainebleau website. We are going in July and it looks like these tickets are good for 1 year after purchase. Not sure why there is no availability on this website....
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