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Tickets for La Cité du Vin: Fast Track

Enjoy a world of wine and history plus amazing city views with a glass of wine!

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Opening hours
Today:  10:00 - 19:00
Tomorrow:  10:00 - 19:00
Monday:  10:00 - 19:00
Tuesday:  10:00 - 19:00
Wednesday:  10:00 - 19:00
Thursday:  10:00 - 19:00
Friday:  10:00 - 19:00
  • Tour the Cité du Vin in Bordeaux with an audio guide in the language of your choice - your fast-track ticket gets you in even quicker
  • Learn the history of wine and hear famous wine fans like Voltaire, Churchill, Rabelais, Thomas Jefferson and Colette, all discussing its merits with Napoleon
  • Enjoy a wine tasting at the Belvédère on the 8th floor with amazing 360° views of Bordeaux

Step into La Cité du Vin even quicker with this fast-track ticket and go on an immersive self-guided tour through Bordeaux's wine and culture.

Got grape expectations? Of course you do, this is France after all. Dive with all five senses into the world of wine on this interactive, globe-spanning adventure.

After fast-track entrance to La Cité du Vin, explore 20 themed areas spanning 3,000 m² with the help of an audio guide available in various languages. Meet famous wine lovers at the banquet of legends. Learn about the 'families' of wine. Explore how and why our love for it spread from the highlands of the Caucasus across the Mediterranean to Western Europe and beyond.

When your head is full of wine knowledge, it's time to get some into your mouth. No better place in the world to do so than from the 8th-floor Belvédère. Sip in the wine as you take in stunning 360° views of Bordeaux.

The only question now is: How many bottles can you realistically take home with you?

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What's included
  • Entrance to the Cité du Vin
  • Self-guided tour (Permanent Tour) with an interactive visit tool (Travel Companion) in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Chinese, or Japanese
  • Tasting of a glass of wine (or organic grape juice) in the Belvédère
  • Temporary exhibitions
  • Workshops
  • Guided tour (French tour offered for an additional fee)

Cancellations are not possible for this ticket.

La Cité du Vin
134,Quai de Bacalan, 33300, Bordeaux
Key info
Wheelchair accessible
Dedicated entrance for disabled visitors
Audio guide
English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Chinese, Japanese
Additional info

Getting There

  • Tram Line B to La Cité du Vin + a 4-minute walk
  • Bus: Liane 7, Corol 32, or Citéis 45 to La Cité du Vin
  • Boat to the La Cité du Vin dock for tourist river shuttles
Dec 29, 2018
visita muito interessante e interactiva. Poderia ter mais informação sobre a vinha e o vinho produzido em Portugal...
Dec 10, 2018
The best museum! Very entertaining!
Sep 9, 2018
Great place to visit. Heaps of info to absorb. I spent 3 hours there and could have spent a couple more easily.
Aug 31, 2018
Very interesting information for all standards. Good inter-action.
Aug 13, 2018
Smooth & perfect!
Aug 3, 2018
Well presented and layout with interest for younger visitors as well, our son aged 11 enjoyed the visit.
May 12, 2018
Easy and quick way to avoid queues
Nov 1, 2018
Entrée rapide Ok.
Sep 12, 2018
Sep 6, 2018
El museu de La Cité du Vin supera las expectatives del visitant. Aparte del circuito permanente, la biblioteca y la bodega son muy recomendables. Así como el Restaurante de la 7 planta !

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