Château de Saint-Point - Maison d’Alphonse Lamartine
The Roman church and tomb of Lamartine, next to the castle of Saint-Point

Before or after your tour of the castle, we invite you to discover Alphonse de Lamartine’s tomb as well as the Roman church of Saint-Point where two pictures painted by Marianne de Lamartine are visible.

Useful information

Castle Visit

Visits are only guided and reservation is recommended through our online ticketing.

Activity booklets for children (6-12 years old) are available at the reception. They allow children to engage in the tour in a playful and age-appropriate manner, searching for various objects in the castle and solving some puzzles.

Duration of the visit: 1 hour.

Children and families

Discover the castle of Saint-Point with your family!

Booklet-game 6-12 years
During the guided tour, children can discover the castle and the life of Lamartine by playing various games and coloring as well as solving some riddles and puzzles…
Booklet available free of charge at the castle reception.


Read more on our dedicated page for welcoming groups.

Visit in foreign languages

Visit booklets in English and German are available at the reception desk.


Full rate: 10€
Reduced rate: 6€ (students under 26, children from 6 to 17)
Free entrance: children up to 5 years old

Payment online or on-site by cash, debit card or cheque


Château de Saint-Point
316 route du château Lamartine
71520 Saint-Point

Tél : 06 73 01 94 59
E-mail : chat

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How to get there?

The castle is located one hour away from Lyon by car and 15 km away from exit 29 on the A6 (Mâcon-sud).

To get to Saint-Point by car:
Take the A6 and exit 29, then take the N79 towards Moulins, exit for Cluny and follow signs towards Saint-Point

To get to Saint-Point by train:
Mâcon-Loché or Mâcon-Ville train stations
The castle is approximately 20 minutes away from each of these two stations.

Location map of the castle of Saint Point