The most visited garden in Perigord
Practical information
Two ways of visit

The visit is fitted out for your pleasure walk. You should enjoy the moments of peace and calm in the green areas near the waterfalls or the new waterway. The aviary house and the peacoks in freedom, the wild fauna of Perigord showing in the Nature Pavilion, the games areas wich offer swings and huts, the labyrinthine drawing of the park.

Individual visit (1h30)

All along these walks, signs and panels were installed in order to enjoy completly the park. Many notices highlight the scenery. They underline the beauty of the Dordogne valley, its history and geography and the life of its inhabitants. At the same time, the information is developed around the discovery of nature. The beautifully illustrated messages give with a lot of details of the main animals and plants species of the park.

Translated guide available at the reception desk:

Guided tour (35mn)
From April to September or upon booking for groups.
Plan 2 hours on the site.

In addition to the individual visit, we propose a guided tour surrounding the château which gives you the grounding of Marqueyssac’s site. It underlines the history of the property, the different sequences of the achitectural settings. Finally, the upkeep of the boxwoods and the restoration works starting from 1996 were explained.

(Last admission 1 hour before closing time)

Restaurant and tea-room
opened from the 21st of March to the 5th of November 2017.

Open every day of the year
April, May, June, September from 10:00
to 19:00 pm
February, March
and October to 12th November
from 10:00
to 18:00 pm
July and August from 9:00
to 20:00 pm
Candlelight nights every Thursday
evening from 19:00 to midnight
From 13th November
to end January
from 14:00
to 17:00
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Prices 2017
Individual prices
Adults 9 €
Children (10 to 17 years)
4,50 €
Children under 10 years old
Regular nominative card:
The third visit free
“Friends of Marqueyssac”
season ticket
19 €
Ask for the booklet with games !

paon(Free of charge. For children aged 7 to 14 years old and accompanied by an adult. Within the limits of available stocks).

Twin ticket with Castelnaud Castle

(Not valid for the Candlelight nights)

Adults 17,20 €
Children (10 to 17 years)
8,60 €
Children under 10 years old
Candlelight evenings

(every Thursday from dusk till midnight on July and August)
No need to book in advance

Adults 14,50 €
Children (10 to 17 years)
7 €
Children under 10 years old
Groups prices
Adults 6,30 €
Additional guided tour
Each accompagning adult for groups of twenty persons free
Set price per group 30 €
Additional lunch
(for less than 20 people) ; meal served in the restaurant-tea room or on the panoramic terrace of the chateau
(ask us for more information)
15,90 €

(Each accompagning adult free for 10 children)

Between 10 and 17 years old 2,80 €
Between 6 and 9 years old
2,60 €
Under 6 years old
2,30 €
1,50 €
educational visit
Set price per group 15 €
educational workshops
Set price per group 85 €
Additional educational workshops
“petits curieux de nature”
Set price per group 85 €
  • Free parking in the shade
  • Picnics are allowed only on areas designed for this purpose : 2
    areas are available : the first one is just near the car park outside
    the gardens and the second one is covered near the reception hall.
  • Dogs allowed on leash
  • Walking path : PR 9

“Open every day of the year”

– Listed at National historical Monument-