Domaine de Courances


Domaine de Courances

Less than an hour from Paris, discover the most beautiful example of Renaissance water garden preserved today.

*** Reopening on June 13th 2020 ***

Only the gardens.
The castle and tea house remain closed.

Castle dating from the 17th century built in brick and stone. The 14 springs feed 17 water’s sheet, staircases of water and waterfalls: a beautiful example of a Renaissance water garden.
The Foulerie, old mill to beat on the hemp, is now the tea house which hangs over the Japanese garden.
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  • Meeting room Parking Coach parking Free car park
  • Pets welcome Shop Wi-fi Tourist brochures Guided tours
  • English French
  • Site, building partially accessible
  • Groups Home school groups Students Special rate for disabled people Special rate for jobseekers


Opening times

From 13/06 to 01/11, daily between 2 pm and 6 pm.



Full price: 9 to 12 €
Reduced price: 7 to 10 €.

Free entry for children < 7 years, disabled people.

Payment methods
  • American Express
  • Bank/credit card
  • Cheque
  • Chèques Vacances
  • Cash