La Cité du Vin

La Cité du Vin, Bordeaux

Planning to visit La Cité du Vin? See our information below!


Bordeaux is a true wine city and is surrounded by large vineyards. In the city itself, you can find several museums dedicated to all the wines produced in the Bordeaux area. The Cité du Vin is one of the most striking buildings in Bordeaux. This state-of-the-art cultural museum, has all sorts of things to do with wine. The museum is not only about Bordeaux wines, but about all kinds of wine regions in the world. Audio guides are available and the museum is very interactive. Not only will you feast your eyes, your other senses will also be pleasantly stimulated.

The building covers an area of 3,000 square metres, has a 55-metre-high tower, looks magnificent and if you take a tour, it ends in the belvedere bar, where you can combine a glass of wine with a fantastic view of Bordeaux and the Garonne. If you love wine, this is definitely a must!

Opening hours:

La Cité du Vin is open every day of the year from 10:00 AM to 06:00 PM.

Photographer: Aureli Serrat by Unsplash

Tips and Tricks!

Here are a few tips worth knowing before you visit La Cité du Vin!

  • You can spend a whole day here. The permanent exhibition has content for a whole day. 
  • Buy a ticket online and be sure not to wait in line.
  • On the top floor is the Belvedere bar, where you can enjoy a glass of wine.
Photographer: Martin Labat-Labourdette by Unsplash


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