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Schedules and Prices

Permanent museum

Monday to Saturday
from 10 AM to 12 AM and from 2 PM to 6 PM

Closing: Sunday

Musée de la Visitation
4, place de l´Ancien Palais  – 03000 MOULINS

Phone: +33 04-70-44-39-03

Discovery offer
  • Guided tour in 6 rooms
  • Duration of the visit: 40 min
  • Individuals: 7 €. Reduced price at 4 € for 12 to 18 year olds and holders of the Allen Pass
  • Groups and schools: 4 € (from 10 to 25 people)

Privilege Offer

  • Commented tour in 9 rooms and visit of the textile reserves
  • Duration of the visit: 1 h 15 min
  • Individual: 10 €
  • Groups and schools: Package of 30 € + 4 € / person (from 6 to 25 people)

The entrance ticket to the permanent exhibition gives free access to the temporary exhibitions.
Free admission for children under 12 years old.
The Allen Pass and City Pass do not open any rights to the Privilege visit.

Temporary exhibition

from Tuesday to Saturday
from 10H to 12H and from 14H to 18H
Sunday and public holidays from 15H to 18H

Closing: Monday

Hôtel Demoret – Espace Patrimoine
83, rue d´Allier   –  03000 MOULINS

Phone: +33 04-70-48-01-36

Discovery offer:

  • Free visit with free audio guide
  • Single price: 4 € / person

Privilege Offer:

  • Conference tour by reservation
  • Individuals, groups and schools: Package of 30 € + 4 € / person (up to 25 people)

The entrance ticket to the temporary exhibition allows you to visit the exhibition as many times as you wish.
It also gives discounted access to the permanent exhibition (museum)
Free entry for children under 12

And also in Moulins

What to do in Moulins?

Visit the website of the Tourist Office of Moulins and its region

What to do in the Allier?

Visit the website of the Departemental Committee for Tourism 

The museum team advises you to discover:
– The triptyque du Maître de Moulins, major work of the early sixteenth century preserved in the sacristy of the Cathedral (Our Lady of the Annunciation) of Moulins.
– The Anne de Beaujeu Museum (MAB) and the Maison Mantin are managed by the General Council of Allier. Housed in the former enclosure of the Palace of the Dukes of Bourbon, they enjoy a prestigious setting and attract many visitors with its temporary exhibitions.
– The National Center for Stage Costume and Scenography (CNCS), a National Museum with exceptional collections of costumes related to shows: theater, opera, ballet …
– The Museum of Youth Illustration, (MIJ) It is at the same time a museum, a place of research, an exhibition place and a center of educational workshops. Newcomer to the Place Moulinoise, it is managed by the General Council of Allier:
– The chapel of the old Monastery of the Visitation, containing the tomb of the Duke of Montmorency and the magnificent ceiling painted trompe l’oeil by Rémy Vuibert. The Museum of the building, place of conservation of the collective memory of the trades of the Building.


You can eat in the very warm atmosphere of different restaurants in Moulins:
Hôtel Restaurant le Parc, 31 Avenue General Leclerc, 03000 Moulins (04-70-44-12-25)
or on the terrace at Place d’Allier