623 Chemin des Gardettes
06570 Saint-Paul de Vence, France
Garden opening times
Monday – Friday:
11:00am – 5:00pm
Gardens of la Fondation Maeght will remain closed on Saturday and Sunday in line with the new restrictions.
We may be closed occasionally due to unforeseen circumstances.
To avoid disappointment, please check we are open before you trav
Admission for gardens
General admission: 7€
Concessions: 5€ (children aged 10-18, students with ID, press, currently unemployed)
Free: children under 10, disabled visitors, Friends’ Society members
How to find us
623, Chemin des Gardettes
06570 Saint-Paul de Vence, France
Exit 47 Villeneuve Loubet, Cagnes sur Mer, Vence coming from Marseille
Exit 48 Cagnes sur Mer, Vence coming from Nice or Italy
Follow signs for La Colle sur Loup / Vence: RD 436
Saint-Paul de Vence is located between La Colle sur Loup and Vence, 15 minutes from the motorway
From Nice or Cagnes sur mer, line No. 400 (Nice-Vence by Saint Paul). Fondation Maeght stop or St Paul Village.
From Fondation Maeght stop – 10-12 min walk with a steep slope
From St Paul Village stop – 10 min walk by Chemin de Sainte Claire at the entrance to the village
The village of Saint-Paul de Vence
Information at the Tourist Information Office of Saint-Paul de Vence
Reservations are required for groups.
Please email us stating your desired visiting date, time and number of visitors in your group.
All visits are subject to availability; we will confirm your visit by email.
Please specify the required date and time of your visit and the number of participants in an email. Confirmation will be made by return email subject to availability.
Please note that sessions for schools at La Fondation Maeght are for half days: mornings from 10am to 1:30pm or afternoons from 1:30pm to 4:30pm.
Please note that students will be divided into groups and taken to different areas around La Fondation (some in the gardens, some inside) in order to regulate the flow of visitors.
If you would like a guided tour, La Fondation can provide, upon request, a list of tour guides to accompany you. Guides must be contacted directly and paid an additional charge.
Admission is free for children, teachers and chaperones. One adult should be present for every 5-6 children. Children must be under the constant supervision of their teacher or chaperone at all times to avoid any incident or accident involving children or artworks. In the interests of safety for everyone, La Fondation Maeght reserves the right to ask a group to leave if these requirements are not met.
School bus reservations
For authorisation to park your school bus free of charge, please make a request to the municipal police of Saint-Paul de Vence at firstname.lastname@example.org
La Fondation Maeght can provide, upon request by email, a list of tour guides (not limited) to accompany you. You must contact the guide directly. An additional charge is paid directly to the guide.
The Tourist Information Office of Saint-Paul de Vence also offers guided tours of the Fondation Maeght. More info can be found here.
Lithographs, publications and books retrace the rich artistic history of La Fondation Maeght, alongside surprising objects and design accessories.
Catalogues and posters from current and past exhibitions are also available as well as many beautiful gift ideas.
Located near the entrance, the Cafe welcomes you for lunch or a snack and offers a place to rest in front of the sculpture garden.
The cafe is a unique environment featuring furniture (chairs, tables, stools and bronze lamps) especially created by Swiss sculptor Diego Giacometti.
Workshops for Children
During the holidays, la Fondation Maeght offer in collaboration with Y’a un Croco dans l’Atelier and L’Art de rien, creative workshops for children of drawings, paintings, engraving, sculpture around artists of the collection or relative to the temporary exhibition. Children are welcomed during 2.30 hours where they can experience the DIY and develop their imagination and creativity.
Ateliers Y’a un Croco dans l’Atelier: 2h30 – à partir de 7 ans
Tour and drawings in the exhibition space (1h)
Workshop on a specific theme (1h30)
Meeting point at the entrance of la Fondation
La Fondation Maeght offers a range of opportunities for private hire, from intimate cocktail parties and after-hours guided visits, to large-scale dinners and evening concerts for up to 450 guests. Each event is tailored to your company’s needs after a detailed consultation.