Discover the monument by following one of the guided tours. Let yourself be told how the drawbridge works in zig-zag.
About the venue
Between Provence and Dauphiné, it rises, blocking the sky of its enclosures, its bastions, its keep. Henri IV said, "This is the most powerful fortress in my kingdom." • A six-language sound course tells his prestigious story. • A film, “Citadelle! navire des hommes…” with the voice of Jean-Claude Brialy, features it. • A museum brings it to life, a room of which evokes the passage of Napoleon on the return from the island of Elba. • The dungeon still guards the dungeon occupied by Prince Jean Casimir of Poland in 1639\. • An exhibition of horse-drawn carriages embellishes the visit. • The chapel of Notre-Dame du Château (15th century) is adorned with the stained glass windows of the master glassmaker Claude Courage. - The exhibition "Vauban and his predecessors" is presented in the powder magazine built on the plans of Vauban. - An exceptional exhibition of artists' vanes will be presented in July, August and September 2013 • The orientation table offers a striking perspective.