From more than 300 years, Mont-Louis is a place hosting the Army. Behind the secret of its ramparts, the Citadel contains a unique architectural element: the Forçats well and its
This visit (actually only infrench) will reveal you historical secrets of the place and its constructin, and offres the only opportunity to penetrate into the military area, usually closed to the public.
Through a wandering in the streets and its buildings (barracks, hospital, church), this visit drills the mysteries of its urbanization and its development from the first inhabitants to the
montlouisiens of today.
What's the heritage? How to transmit it to the future generations? Stakes and consequences of the registration on the Unesco world heritage list?
Tickets have to be picked 10 minutes before the visit at the Tourism information center.
The guide will wait for you at the entrance of the Citadel.
Visits (1h) - in french
At the assault of the Citadel
April to June and September
monday to saturday
11.30 and 14
|July and August||
17 on monday and thursday
October to March
except winter holidays
monday to friday
11.30 and 14
(closed during Christmas holiday)
|Price 2018 per person|
|Young from 11 to 18 years old||2,50 €|
|Child from 7 to 10 years old||2,00 €|
|Child less than 7 years old||free|
|Reduce price *||5,00 €|
minimum 20 paying
maximum 50 persons
|Young Middle school or High school level||2,50 €|
|Child Maternal or Primary level||2,00 €|
|* : Pass Patrimoine / Carte du Guide Pyrénées Cerdagne Capcir / Hébergeurs partenaires|