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TICKET "PERMANENT TOUR + BELVEDERE"

"PERMANENT TOUR + BELVEDERE" TICKET

Embark on an immersive, sensory adventure to discover the cultures and civilisations of wine. In an open exhibition space occupying more than 3,000 m², nearly twenty different themed areas invite you to take a voyage of discovery and enjoy a unique experience exploring the many and varied facets of wine across time and space.

Throughout your visit of the permanent tour, you will be equipped with a ‘travel companion’, an innovative tool in 8 languages allowing you to explore the exhibition at your own pace and in line with your own profile (included in the admission fee). The ticket also includes access to La Cité du Vin’s Belvedere, where you will discover a 360° view of Bordeaux whilst tasting a glass of world wine (50 ml).


Note: Discounted tickets (adult, Young person, child, family packs) are available for sale on-site only. Supporting documents are required


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SEASON TICKET

Season Tickets

La Cité du Vin proposes an exclusive rate for season tickets.
This season ticket grants admission to the permanent tour, temporary exhibitions and belvedere (five free glass only) for a duration of 12 months from the date of the first use, as often as you wish.

 


Advantages of the season ticket:
- Unlimited admission to the offering of La Cité du Vin
- Entry without queuing from the 2nd visit
- Duo rate for two adults in the same family
- Advantageous rates for those accompanying you
- Advantages in the shops and restaurants of La Cité du Vin

Discounted season tickets (adult, young person, child, accompanying person) are available for sale on-site only. Supporting documents are required.

Note: your subscription card with your photo will be given to you at reception at La Cité du Vin. For a two-person subscription, both people must be present at the reception desk.


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Georgia, Cradle of World Viticulture

31 July 2017 - 5 November 2017
Temporary Exhibition "Guest Wine Region"
Accessible during La Cité du Vin opening hours.

Included in the Permanent tour + Belvedere ticket €20.00

Ticket for exhibition only €4.00
 
From 31 July to 5 November 2017, La Cité du Vin is presenting its very first ‘guest wine region’ temporary exhibition and invites you to visit Georgia and discover an ancient culture that forms the roots of modern winegrowing and winemaking
Supported by the Georgian State and the Georgian National Museum in Tbilisi, this exhibition will present 125 archaeological and ethnographic items, works of art and photographs. All of them illustrate the key role which wine and vine play in Georgian culture, firmly rooted in the past yet resolutely forward-looking.
 
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WORKSHOPS

WINES OF THE WORLD THURSDAYS

On the 3rd Thursday of each month, in collaboration with its winegrowing partners, La Cité du Vin offers an invitation to discover a wine-producing region or country. In the course of this wine-tasting workshop led by an expert, discover four wines that express all the riches and specific character of the region or country in question!







Location: Introductory Room



Duration: 1h 15 mins



6.30pm and 8.30pm :



- the 17th August "Wines of Bordeaux"



- the 21th September "Moldovan wines"



Full rate : €15

Season ticket holders : €12


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GEORGIA, BETWEEN TRADITION AND MODERNITY (FRENCH SPEAKING)

From 31 July to 5 November, every Saturday at 5pm

Around the Georgia, cradle of viticulture exhibition

Connoisseur lounge

Season ticket holders €16.00 / Full rate (entrance ticket to the exhibition included) €20.00

Duration: 1hr

Accessibility: Adults

Come  and discover the cradle of wine, between time-old tradition and modernity, during a tasting workshop. From ancestral techniques with amphoras to modern technology, three wines will recount the history of a country that has been living to the rhythm of its wine for 8,000 years.

Photo credit: © Georgian National Museum

 
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Juniors workshop Tastes and colours

With the help of a cultural presenter, little ones will have an opportunity to discover wine’s culture and civilisations in a fun way!
Through games, sensory experiences and creative activities, your children will take their first fun steps towards experiencing this rich heritage.
Location : Convivium space

Duration : 1hr

Daily at 11h

Workshop available in French only.

 
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A Glass of Wine in Markets of the World

Enjoy a unique tasting experience. Seated comfortably in an immersive space (360° images, lights, sounds and smells), embark on a great journey to the heart of the world’s markets and experiment with pairings between virtual food and real wines. A tasting which will awaken all your senses.



Location: Multi-sensory space

Duration: 1 hr

  Workshop in French :

At 4:30pm - Every day from the 3rd of January to the 5th of November
At 6:30pm - the 13th of April, the 11th of May, the 8th of June

  Workshop in English :

At 2pm - Every day from the 1st of April to the 1st of May
Full price : 25 €

Holders season ticket : 20 €

Please note: for all tickets purchased at the Annual Pass holders’ rate, you must present your Annual Pass, Friend’s Card, or Benefactor’s Card at the ticket checking point. 
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Upside down

Always wanted to try wine tasting but were afraid to ask? This is the perfect workshop for you! With the help of a presenter you will smell, examine, experiment, play with your senses, and discover that tasting is accessible to all.



Location: Introductory room

Duration: 1 hour

  Workshop in French

At 2pm - Every day until the 8th July
At 6:30pm - April 6th, May 5th, June 1st, July 7th


Full price : 15 €

Holders season ticket : 12 €

Please note: for all tickets purchased at the Annual Pass holders’ rate, you must present your Annual Pass, Friend’s Card, or Benefactor’s Card at the ticket checking point. 
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INVESTIGATIONS IN GEORGIA (FRENCH SPEAKING)

Daily at 11pm, during summer and autumn school holidays

Around the Georgia, cradle of viticulture exhibition

Convivium space

Workshop + exhibition ticket (entrance ticket to the exhibition included) €9.00

Duration: 1hr30mins

Accessibility: Children aged 6 to 12

Investigations in Georgia” will allow children to discover the relatively unheard-of heritage of Georgia.

After discovering the different specialisations of archaeology (ceramics, palynology etc.), children will step into the shoes of one of these specialists to solve an archaeological puzzle about Georgia in teams.

After solving the investigation, the budding archaeologists will visit the “Georgia, Cradle of Viticulture” temporary exhibition accompanied by the mediator. No doubt they will have a sharp eye for detail…

Photo credit: © Georgian National Museum


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Family workshop - Something for every taste

Tasting – a codified activity open only to enlightened connoisseurs? Not at all.
Young and old can enjoy learning about the subtleties of taste with an original tasting session which will awaken all your senses. Touch, aroma and taste experiences will help you understand the origins of taste and the factors affecting how we perceive food. Tasting will no longer hold any secrets for you!
No alcohol is required for families to enjoy this activity without moderation, so don’t hold back!


Location : Convivium space

Duration : 1 hr

Parents – children aged 6 to 18

  Workshop available in French only.

At 4.30pm - Every week-end and bank holidays (8th and 25th of May, 5th of June) from the 6th of May to the 2nd of July
At 4.30pm - Every day from the 1st of April to the 1st of May

Reduced rates are not available on our website.


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Question of style: Bordeaux

Come and sample Bordeaux, its history and its identity. Each vineyard’s reputation is built on a style, terroirs, grape varieties, expertise and methods developed by men and women over the course of centuries.

Workshop designed in collaboration with the Bordeaux Wine School.



Location: Introductory room

Duration : 1 hr

  Workshop in French :

At 11am: weekends, bank holidays and school holidays (the 1st of April to the 1st of May and from the 8th of July to the 3rd of September)
At 6:30pm the 27th of April, the 25th of May, the 22nd of June, the 27th of July, the 24th of August

  Workshop in English :

At 4pm- Every day from the 1st of April to the 1st of May and from the 8th of July to the 3rd of September

Full price : 15€

Holders season ticket : 12 €

Please note: for all tickets purchased at the Annual Pass holders’ rate, you must present your Annual Pass, Friend’s Card, or Benefactor’s Card at the ticket checking point. 
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The wine of writers

A workshop for people who love surprises and are ready and waiting to discover wine from an unexpected perspective. Come along to discover and taste the wine of writers.




Location : Connoisseur lounge

Duration : 1 hr

  Workshop available in French only

At 3pm: - Weekends, bank holidays and school holidays from the 3rd of January to the 31st of March

Full price : 20€

Holders season ticket : 16€

Please note: for all tickets purchased at the Annual Pass holders’ rate, you must present your Annual Pass, Friend’s Card, or Benefactor’s Card at the ticket checking point. 
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TOURS & ACTIVITIES

La Cité du Vin, spotlight on architecture (FRENCH TOUR)

La Cité du Vin, an incredible setting designed by Anouk Legendre and Nicolas Desmazières of XTU Architects. The presenters delve deeper into this exceptional building and its architecture, materials, symbolism and construction.

Duration : 1hr

Daily at 3pm
 
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La Cité du Vin, spotlight on architecture (ENGLISH TOUR)

La Cité du Vin, an incredible setting designed by Anouk Legendre and Nicolas Desmazières of XTU Architects. The presenters delve deeper into this exceptional building and its architecture, materials, symbolism and construction.


Duration: 1hr

Daily at 11am
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A guided tour and a drink

Daily at 4pm, Fridays at 4pm and 6pm during summer and autumn school holidays

Around the Georgia, cradle of viticulture exhibition

Hall of columns & connoisseur lounge

Season ticket holders €4.80 / Full rate (entrance ticket to the exhibition not included) €6.00

Duration: 1hr15mins

Accessibility: General public (Wine tasting for adults only)

Come and discover Georgia during a guided tour of the “Georgia, Cradle of Viticulture” exhibition.

The tour will be led by a cultural mediator and will reveal the unique ties between Georgia and wine. The main themes of this journey through time will be archaeology, royalty, religion and daily life. 

The visit will end with a wine tasting, revealing all the modernity of Georgian viticulture.

Photo credit: © Georgian National Museum

Please note! The ticket for the guided tour of the exhibition “Georgia, cradle of viticulture” does not include admission to the exhibition. Exhibition admission conditions:



  • Included in the Permanent Tour + Belvedere ticket (ticket to be shown on entry)

  • Free for season ticket holders upon presentation of season ticket

  • Exhibition ticket only: €4



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Guided tour of the Georgia exhibition in French Sign Language

Saturday 9 September at 11am

Around the "Georgia, cradle of viticulture" exhibition

Guided Tour & Tasting

Hall of columns & connoisseur lounge

Duration: 1hr15mins

Season ticket holders €8.00 / Full rate* €10.00

As part of the Bordeaux Landscapes 2017 cycle: Guided tour of the temporary exhibition followed by a tasting of Georgian wine.

 In partnership with Georgian Wine Association.

*(Includes entrance ticket to the exhibition)
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GEORGIA, CRADLE OF VITICULTURE, SPECIAL TOUR OF THE EXHIBITION

Thursday 14 September at 11am

Around the "Georgia, cradle of viticulture" exhibition

Guided tour & tasting

Hall of Columns

Duration: 1hr30mins

Season ticket holders €4.80 / Full rate* €6.00

As part of the Bordeaux Landscapes 2017 cycle:

More information to come.

With: Nino LORDKIPANIDZE: director of the Archaeological Project Management Department, Georgian National Museum, Tbilisi

In partnership with Georgian Wine Association.

*(Not included in entrance ticket to the exhibition
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EVENTS & SHOWS

SULIKO

Saturday 16 September at 7pm

Around the "Georgia, cradle of viticulture" exhibition

Polyphonic concert & Tasting

Auditorium

Duration: 1hr30mins

Season ticket holders €16.00 / Full rate €20.00

As a part of the Bordeaux Landscapes 2017 cycle and European Heritage Days:

Inscribed in 2008 on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, the Suliko concert is a vocal and instrumental ensemble created by Ivane GALUASHVILI and composed of soloists from the Tbilisi Opera. Though having received a very high level of classical training, these artists remain attached to traditional Georgian music, including polyphonic singing. The evening’s programme will immerse you in works from the traditional repertoire and by contemporary Georgian composers.

With: Vano GALUASHVILI: choirmaster of the Suliko ensemble.

In partnership with Georgian Wine Association.
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WINE-MAKING IN QVEVRI

Sunday 17 September at 3pm



Around the "Georgia, cradle of viticulture" exhibition

Film screening - debate & tasting

Auditorium & La Fayette lounges

Duration : 1hr30

Season ticket holders €4.80 / Full rate €6.00



As a part of the Bordeaux Landscapes 2017 cycle and European Heritage Days:

 

- 3pm : Qvevri, 1970, short film, Dir : Irakli KVIRIKADZE

- 3.30pm : the Wine Thieves, 1975, short film, Dir : Valerian KVACHADZE

- 4pm : commented tasting of Georgian wines vinified and aged in earthware jars.



With : Lisa GRANIK, Master of Wine

In partnership with Georgian Wine Association.
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