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 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.

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.

Visits for children
From 8 July to 2 September, a guided tour specially designed for children (from 7 to 12 years old) will be organized every Saturday at 10 am (subject to a sufficient number of participants).
Online booking required.


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: 5€ (students under 26, children from 7 to 17)
Free entrance: children up to 6 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