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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 VITICULTURE

TEMPORARY EXHIBITION

Temporary Exhibition "Guest Wine Region"

31st July 2017 - 5th November 2017

Accessible during La Cité du Vin opening hours.

Included in the Permanent tour + Belvedere ticket: 20,00€

Ticket for exhibition only: 4,00€

From 31st July to 5th 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

WORKSHOP : A GLASS OF WINE AT THE MARKETS OF THE WORLD

WORKSHOP

  Workshop in French :

At 14h30 - Every day until the 5th of November

At 18h30 - The 12th of October 

  Workshop in English :

At 14h00 - Every day from the 21st of October to the 5th of November


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

Full rate: 25,00 €

Holders season ticket: 20,00 €

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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WORKSHOP - UPSIDE DOWN

WORKSHOP

Location: Introductory room

Duration: 1hr00

  Workshop in French

At 14h00 - Every day until the 5th November

At 18h30 - October 5th, November 2nd


Full price: 15,00 €

Holders season ticket: 12,00 €

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.

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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WORKSHOP - UPSIDE DOWN IN FRENCH SIGN LANGUAGE

WORKSHOP

Sunday 1st of October 11h00 and Sunday 3rd of October

Location: Introductory room

Duration: 1hr00

Full rate: 15,00€

Season ticket holders: 12,00€

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.

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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WORKSHOP - QUESTION OF STYLE: BORDEAUX

WORKSHOP

  Workshop in French :

At 11h00: weekends, bank holidays and school holidays (21st of October to the 5th of November)

At 18h30: the 28th of September, the 26th of October

  Workshop in English :


At 16h00- Every day from from the 21st of october to the 5th of november

Location: Introductory room

Duration : 1 hr

Full rate : 15,00€

Holders season ticket : 12,00 €

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.

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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WORKSHOP - THE WINE OF WRITERS

WORKSHOP

At 11h30: Weekends, bank holidays and school holidays (the 21st of October to the 5th of November)

  Workshop available in French only

Location: Connoisseur lounge

Duration: 1 hr

Full rate: 20,00€

Holders season ticket:16,00€

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.

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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WORKSHOP - WINES OF THE WORLD THURSDAYS

WORKSHOP

The 19th October: "Châteauneuf-du-Pape wines" at 18h30 and 20h30

The 16th November: "Alsacian wines" at 18h30 and 20h30

The 30th November: "Slovak wines" at 18h30 and 20h30


The 21st December: "Wines and chocolates of the world" at 18h30 and 20h30

Location: Introductory Room

Duration: 1h15 

Full rate: 15,00€

Season ticket holders: 12,00€

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!

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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WORKSHOP - GEORGIA, BETWEEN TRADITION AND MODERNITY (FRENCH SPEAKING)

WORKSHOP

Around "the Georgia, cradle of viticulture exhibition"

From 31 July to 5 November, every Saturday at 17h00

Location: Connoisseur lounge

Duration: 1h00

Season ticket holders: 16,00€

Full rate: (entrance ticket to the exhibition included) 20,00€

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

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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Family workshop - Something for every taste

FAMILY WORKSHOP

At 16h30: Every week-end and bank holidays

At 16h30: Every day during school holidays (the 21st October to the 5th November)


Location: Convivium space

Duration: 1h00

Accessibility: Parents – children aged 6 to 18

  Workshop available in French only.

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!


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INVESTIGATIONS IN GEORGIA (FRENCH SPEAKING)

JUNIOR WORKSHOP

Around "the Georgia, cradle of viticulture" exhibition

Daily at 11h00, during autumn school holidays (21st October to the 5th November)

Workshop available in French only.

Location: Convivium space

Duration: 1hr30

Workshop + exhibition ticket (entrance ticket to the exhibition included) 9,00€

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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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 autumn school holidays (the 21st of october to the 5th of november)

Guided tour available in French only.

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: 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. 

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 21 October 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)

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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TACTILE, DESCRIPTIVE, AND TASTE TOUR OF THE GEORGIA EXHIBITION

Saturday 28 October 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:

Explore the exhibition in the company of a presenter who narrates the uninterrupted history of Georgian winemaking and describes the exhibits, including some you can touch.  The visit will be followed by a Georgian wine-tasting to music.

In partnership with Georgian Wine Association.

*(Includes entrance ticket to the exhibition)

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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EVENTS & SHOWS

IN THE DARK... SURPRISE BLIND TASTING

STUDENT TASTING

As part of the Campulsations Festival

Tuesday 26 September at 18h30

Location: Belvedere

Duration: 1hr00

Single student rate: 5,00€

An evening for students, led by students! The diploma students in Wine & Spirit Sales from ISNAB* will be taking over the belvedere of La Cité du Vin and organising an unusual tasting session in two steps. Move from the shadows into the light by discovering the wealth of wine as a cultural heritage and a sensory experience. In a unique setting, question your senses and let yourself be guided through an original and lively initiation to oenology!

*Student card required
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SPECIAL BOTTLING - ROSE

SHOW & IMPROVISATION

Saturday 30 September at 20h30

Location: Auditorium

Duration: 1hr50

Season ticket holders: 11,20€ 

 Full rate: 14,00€

Bordeaux’s most famous improvisation team are returning to the stage of La Cité du Vin for three 2017/2018 vintage bottlings:  rosé on 30 September 2017, champagne on 31 December 2017 and red on 24 march 2018!

Four improvisation artists, a musician and a lighting designer will be bottling ephemeral stories based on the vintage and themes suggested by the audience.

In short, Bottling is a crazy, interactive, convivial, full-bodied and palatable improvisation performance.

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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GEORGIAN WINES, GRAPE VARIETIES AND BIODIVERSITY

Around the "Georgia, cradle of viticulture" exhibition

COMMENTED TASTING

Sunday 15 October at 3h00

Location: Auditorium Thomas Jefferson & Lafayette lounges

Duration: 1hr30

Full rate: 12,00€

Season ticket holders rate: 9,60€

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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WEEK-END CANADA : MASTERCLASS

Week-end Canada

MASTERCLASS

Friday, 6th October, 19h00

Duration : 1hr

Location : Introductory room

Full rate : 35,00€

Holders season ticket : 28,00€

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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WEEK END CANADA

Week-end Canada

MASTERCLASS

Saturday, 7th of october, 18h30

Duration: 1hr

Location: Lafayette lounge

Full rate: 12,00€

Holders season ticket : 9,60€

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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WEEK END CANADA : CONCERT IN TRIBUTE TO GLENN GOULD

Week-end Canada

CONCERT WITH STEWART GOODYEAR

Saturday 7th of october, 20h30

Duration: 1hr15

Location: Auditorium Thomas Jefferson

Full rate: 25,00€

Holders season ticket: 20,00€

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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WEEK END CANADA : AUTOPSY.GLASS

Week-end Canada

PERFORMANCE AND TASTING OF ONE CANADIAN WINE GLASS

Sunday 8th October, 15h30 and 17h30

Duration: 25 min

Location: Auditorium Thomas Jefferson

Full rate: 8,00€

Holders Season ticket: 6,40€

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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