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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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WORKSHOPS

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
Reduced rates are not available on our website.
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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


Reduced rates are not available on our website.


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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

Reduced rates are not available on our website.
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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

Reduced rates are not available on our website.
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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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EVENTS & SHOWS

BORDEAUX JAZZ AND WINE BORDEAUX 2017

When the finest wines in the world invite the greatest musicians from the world of jazz.
As part of the Jazz and Wine nomadic festival, come to La Cité du Vin for a concert and a wine tasting, a truly convivial moment around the passions of wine and jazz.
With: Miguel Zenón (alto saxophone), Luis Perdomo (piano), Hans Glawischnig (double bass) and Henry Cole (drums)
 
In partnership with the Bordeaux Jazz and Wine Festival 2017 and Washington State Wine

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. 

Location : Auditorium and La Fayette reception rooms

Duration: 2 hrs

Saturday 8 July at 8.30pm

Season ticket holders €20.00 / Full rate €25.00

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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BROADCAST OF THE TOUR DE FRANCE

Stage 1: First Stage Dusseldorf/Dusseldorf

The city of Dusseldorf on the banks of the Rhine will be the starting point for the wine road that extends to the south. Linger for a while in the Moselle and Nahe vineyards before taking the road again towards the neighbouring French provinces.
 
In partnership with the German Wine Institute.

Stage 7: Troyes / Nuits-Saint-Georges

Welcome to the Côte de Nuits. This prestigious Burgundy vineyard is sometimes called the ‘Champs-Elysées of Burgundy’, due to the international fame of its fine wines and the straight line traced by its wine route. Hill after hill, the variety of soils give rise to wines of unique character, long life and a beautiful deep colour.
 
In partnership with The Bourgogne Wine Board.

Stage 10: Perigueux / Bergerac

Vine-growing and winemaking have been an art in Bergerac for 2,000 years. With the arrival of the 10th stage of the Tour de France 2017, take a moment to discover wines that reflect the men and women who have fashioned them through the ages. Let these fine wines reveal their great generosity and authenticity to you. 
 
In partnership with Les Vins du Sud-Ouest / Bergerac Duras

Stage 14: Blagnac / Rodez

Little known for the wealth of its wines, Aveyron is nevertheless a land of ancient vineyards planted by the Romans. Before leaving the South West on the 15th stage, we invite you to tour Aveyron via 4 wines: its 4 AOC appellations. An original and rare tasting!
 
In partnership with Les Vins du Sud-Ouest.

Stage 19: Embrun / Salon-de-Provence

From the Mediterranean Sea to the Alps, the Mistral  blows all year round, delighting lovers of rosé and boules ! Come for a refreshing tasting of wines from one of the nine Provence AOCs produced in this age-old wine region!
In partnership with the Provence Wine Council.

Stage 21: Arrival of the Tour de France Montgeron / Paris Champs-Élysées

What better way to celebrate the arrival of the cyclists on the Champs-Elysées than with champagne? Did you know champagne is produced from white and black grapes? Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier are used to make these world-famous wines!
 
In partnership with the Association des Champagnes Biologiques [Association of Organic Champagnes]

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. 
 
Location : Auditorium Thomas Jefferson

Duration : 1hr30

Saturday 1st July at 6pm : Stage 1: First Stage Dusseldorf/Dusseldorf

Friday 7 July at 4.30pm : Stage 7: Troyes / Nuits-Saint-Georges

Tuesday 11th July at 4.30pm : Stage 10: Perigueux / Bergerac

Saturday 15 July at 4.30pm : Stage 14: Blagnac / Rodez

Friday 21 July at 5pm : Stage 19: Embrun / Salon-de-Provence

Sunday 23 July 6.30pm : Stage 21: Arrival of the Tour de France Montgeron / Paris Champs-Élysées

Season ticket holders €4.80

Full rate €6.00

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 PLEASURE OF GREAT AGED WINES

What is the molecular basis to a glass of wine? What substances create such a distinctive aroma or flavour? Can red fruit aromas be found in white wine? Or apricot in red wine? Can a wine’s fullness be defined? Is minerality in wine a real thing? The processes at work in a glass of wine are being studied every day by scientists, who are delighted to share this great analytical tasting adventure with you. Come to La Cité du Vin for a practical workshop led by a passionate academic who will reveal the secrets of rare or great wines.
 
With Stéphanie Marchand-Marion, lecturer in oenology, University of Bordeaux.
 
Location : Discovery workshop

Duration : 1hr15

Thursday 29 June - 6:30 p.m.

Full price: €10.00

Reduced rates for season ticket holders and students for sale on site only.
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