Free visit (1h)

At the pace of children, walk through the castle and soak up the atmosphere of the place.

Unaccompanied tour of the interior and exterior of the castle.
Paper guides are available at the reception desk (French, English, German, Dutch, Spanish).

A fun discovery booklet for first and second grade classes is available at the reception desk (1€)

Entrance fee from 3 years old, all periods :
4€ per child
7,60€ per accompanying person
(one free accompanying person for every ten children)

Guided tour (1h)

Historical presentation of the castle with focus on its means of defense, the life of a lord and his family, his servants, his resources etc. The visit includes the exterior and interior of the castle.

school level from CE1 to 3ème (7 to 14 years old)
Price: 40 € / group + entrance fee of 4 € / child
Group : 50 children maximum per session

Visite Château de Murol
Visite Château de Murol
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Château de Murol visite historique en arme

Military visit (1h30)

During this visit, you will follow the captain of Guillaume de Murol: Jean Mallet. He will make you discover the secrets of the military fortress and will demonstrate the weapons used 600 years ago. Some will also be invited to try on military protection such as helmets, gauntlets…

school levelfrom CE1 to 3ème (7 to 14 years old)
Price: 75 € / group + entrance fee of 4 € / child
Group : 50 children maximum

Crossbow shooting workshop (1h)

Supervised by Captain Jean Mallet, this activity will give children the opportunity to learn about crossbow shooting and to discover all the secrets of this weapon: origins, technical characteristics…

school level from CE2 to 3ème (8 to 14 years old)
Price: 75 € / group per session + 4 € / child entrance fee
Group : 25 children maximum

château de Murol tir à l'arbalète

Teach me the coat of arms (1h30)

At the end of this workshop, enamels and symbols will no longer hold any secrets for your students! After a short explanation with our mediator, they will go to the fortress to learn all about this mysterious science.

school level from CM1 to 3ème (9 to 14 years old)
Price: 75 € / group per session + 4 € entrance fee / child
Group : 25 children maximum

Château de Murol découverte des blasons
Château de Murol

Guided tour for children (1h)

This visit is based on the reconstitutions of the castle’s rooms, which allows the youngest to approach the theme of daily life in a playful way.

school level from the first section to the first grade (3 to 6 years old)
Price : 35 € / group + entrance fee of 4 € / child
Group : 25 children maximum

Château de Murol scolaires
Château de Murol

Visit with the steward, the farmer or the cook.

In order to complete your visit with a particular theme, we suggest you meet a character from the lord’s entourage.
Thus, you can choose to discuss the origin of taxes and figures with Païen, the lord’s steward, rural life with Master Jean the farmer or culinary habits with Guillemette the cook.

In addition to the first choice of visit

school level
Farmer and Cook: from 1st to 3rd grade (6 to 14 years old)
Steward : from CE2 to 3ème (8 to 14 years old)
Rate: 35 € / group / character added + entrance fee of 4 € / child
Group : 50 children maximum

Château de Murol

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    Additional information

    1 accompagnateur gratuit pour 10 élèves

    1 free companion for every 10 paying children
    Additional accompanying person: 7.60 €

    Pas de WC dans l'enceinte du château

    Attention, no toilets in the castle, take your precautions in the public toilets located on the parking lot

    pas de pic-nique dans le château

    No catering on site / Picnics not allowed

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