my visit


Period Opening hours
From September 1st to June 30th Every day : 10:00 am to 12:30 pm and 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm
From July 1st to August 31st Every day : 10:00 am to 7:00 pm
May, June and September Weekends and holidays : 10:00 am to 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm

The castle is closed between December 15 and January 31.


Sainte-Suzanne ticket

Full price : 4 €
Reduced : 2 €
Admission free : under 18 years old

Admission free on the first Sunday of the month !

*Groups of 10 adults or more (not valid for animations, workshops and events), disabled persons, jobseekers, students, May’N Pass beneficiaries, Gîtes de France Mayenne, CE.

The reduced rate is available to visitors to the 2nd and 3rd departmental sites, on presentation of a ticket purchased at the first site, within one year of the date shown on the ticket.

Annual subscription Saint-Suzanne

Full price : 15 €

Come to the castle

9 rue Fouquet de la Varenne
53270 Sainte-Suzanne-et-Chammes

Phone : Tel. : + 33 2 43 58 13 00

Email :

From Rennes : 1h20
From Mans : 50 minutes
From Angers : 1h17
From Nantes : 2h20

Nearby train stations : Laval and Évron


An interpretation course

Totems, desks and panels enliven your walk on the site and give you the keys to understand the castle and its evolution.

As soon as you enter the courtyard, your smartphone becomes a free interactive guide. Open your wifi network and visit at your own pace.

Audio guides

For an autonomous discovery of the castle, the city, the village of La Rivière and the surroundings of the medieval city.

2 € – Contact the CIAP reception desk

Become investigators

Help Anne Mésia to ward off the spell !

A 10-step game trail on smartphone or tablet to be downloaded free of charge.


Photo d'une visite de groupe de Sainte-Suzanne

Book a visit

We offer guided tours of the castle (1h) and/or the ciap (the Interpretation of Architecture and Heritage) (1h).

Tell us what you want so that we can organize your visit.

Your reservation

Come and hike

In addition to the visit of the castle, many walks around the village await you.

Enjoy a walk in an unforgettable bucolic setting.


Have a meal

Want to linger in Sainte-Suzanne?

Take the time to enjoy it by reserving a table in a restaurant.

To know more (French)

Young people

William the Conqueror for the youngest

We help you
to prepare your visit

To prepare your visit, our teams have designed educational workshops for you.


At the castle,
you are our guests

Schoolchildren benefit from a special welcome from the castle staff. Mediators are waiting to help you discover the castle in a new way.

Even during
the holidays !

Let’s face it, leisure centers love Sainte-Suzanne! Don’t hesitate, come and discover the medieval city and its fortress!

Discover the coloring pages (French)
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