On Saturday, Sunday and Easter Monday (in April 20th, 21st and 22nd) from 10 am till 6 pm continuously

The castle of La Barben, between Aix-en-Provence and Salon de Provence, ” the oldest and the most picturesque castle of Provence ” according to the famous painter Marius Granet, suggests you spending an unforgettable day in family, with this year new activities.
Upon arrival every family, after reading the program, will organize the day as they prefer.

In the French style gardens
Every child, provided with a basket, will search the eggs hidden in an hectare of bushes, lawns and box trees, real labyrinths. Hostesses will exchange then eggs of his basket for a bag of chocolate eggs.

Under a tent, at the bottom of gardens, creative studios are proposed to the children

Inside the castle
The Château de la Barben, Listed Monument, makes you discover 1000 years of history of Provence through two tours of one hour each (departures every hour).

The classic tour: a period costumed guide tells you the history of the castle and its different owners. A puzzle game is given to children who get a gift on the way out.

Medieval show (underground, prisons, guard rooms): a medieval knight explains life in the Middle Ages, weapons, tools, daily life …

Magic show in the old stables
The famous Magic Ritchie offers you for the first time a great show of magic.
His humour and interactivity with the audience make this show an exceptional time of laughter and wonder.
In a magical atmosphere, the children are in turn spectators, actors, assistants and even for some, the space of a few moments, magicians!

Practical information:
Snack: sandwiches, pies, cakes, ice cream, drinks
Shops: children’s games, books, souvenirs, decorating objects

Without reservation

Egg hunting + workshops + magic show + visit of the castle with puzzle game:
– Child up to 3 years: 10 euros
– Child from 4 to 12 years: 18 euros
– more than 12 years and adult: 11 euros

Egg hunting + workshops + magic show + visit of the castle + medieval show:
– Child up to 3 years: 10 euro
– Child from 4 to 12 years: 23 euros
+ 12 years and adult: 18 euros