Practical information

Find here all the practical information to prepare your visit to the cave of Pair-non-Pair.

Extérieur Grotte de Pair-non-Pair, entrée principale

Opening hours

The cave is only open for guided tours. You must book a visit online. To find out more

Online ticketing

The reception, museum area and shop are open

From June 1 to September 30 

9.30 am - 12.30 pm and 2.00 pm - 6.30 pm

From October 1 to May 31

9.30 am - 12.30 pm and 2.00 pm - 5.30 pm

Closed on Mondays, January 1, May 1 and December 25.


For individuals


Individual rate

13 €

Special rate

11,50 €

Special rate

10 €

Free admission

  • Under 18 years old
  • 18-25 years (citizens of European Union countries and regular non-European residents in France)
  • Disabled person and the accompanying person
  • The first Sunday in January, February, March, November and December

For groups


Group rate

11,50 €
  • From 20 paying adults
  • Any person coming with a tourism professional, with no minimum number of people
  • Group booking must be made by telephone on : 05 57 68 33 40 (online ticketing only for individuals) or by email :

Prepare your visit

  • The tour is only open to children aged 7 and over.
  • You must arrive 10 minutes early.
  • The temperature inside the cave is 11°C in winter and 16°C in summer.
  • Large bags and backpacks are not permitted.
  • Photos and videos are not permitted in the cave.

Payment method

  • cash
  • credit cards

Access and transport

Pair-non-Pair cave

2, Chemin de Pair-non-Pair
33710 Prignac et Marcamps

By car

From Bordeaux, Toulouse or Poitiers: A10, exit at St-André-de-Cubzac, then head for Bourg on the D669, Prignac et Marcamps.

Services and visiting conditions

  • Car park
  • Free access to the museum
  • Animals are not allowed.
  • The cave is not accessible to wheelchairs. The cave is reached by about thirty steps.
  • Very static visit, 50 minutes standing with no opportunity to sit down.

Disabled access

Find out more about the services and facilities for disabled visitors.

Consult the dedicated page

Vigipirate plan

Niveau : Urgence attentat du plan Vigipirate

To ensure the safety of visitors, the monument applies the preventive measures decided by the government for public administrations. To find out more

Contact us