Intrigue treasure hunt in the Palais des Papes - Photo credit: Olivier Tresson / Avignon TourismeIntrigue Au Palais©otresson
©Intrigue treasure hunt in the Palais des Papes - Photo credit: Olivier Tresson / Avignon Tourisme|Olivier Tresson / Avignon Tourisme

Avignon en famille

Start your family vacation to create your most beautiful memories… Find our selection of leisure and cultural activities, sports, fun, outdoors or feet in the water.

A playful experience at the Palais des Papes

Take your family on an investigation, for the very first time in a historic monument: in the heart of the Palais des Papes! The opportunity to discover it in a different way, by taking the time to rummage through its nooks and crannies and discover lots of unusual details: a 3-hour visit to learn while having fun!

The plot 🔎 The investigation takes place in 1367, under the pontificate of Urbain V. The Pope needs help to investigate within the Palace to discover who of the six suspects has stolen precious works from the Pontifical Library.


“I found the idea of visiting a monument while solving a puzzle very playful. Monument tours for kids aren’t always much fun, but here my 6-year-old daughter had a blast too.” – Julie

Cooling off

In Avignon... dive in, dive in!

Fancy a dip in the water between two heritage visits? Here’s a selection of activities to keep you cool!

Family shows

Singing, dancing, mime, theater… our program of shows for young audiences is sure to please! Some theaters offer shows for children as young as 6 months: Le Totem, Le Palais du Rire and many others during the summer. Take a look at their program before you go and make a reservation!