By A4 Motorway (Direction Paris to Metz-Nancy): exit 13 Serris-Provins, then follow the road D231
By A5 Motorway (Direction Paris to Troyes): exit 16 Châtillon- la-Borde (the road D408), and then the road D619.
Many free parking lots are available.
Free shuttles (Procars) will run between the various parking lots and the Festival site, one shuttle every 20 minutes.
On Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. (last shuttle at 10 p.m.), on Sunday from 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.
From Paris, Line A (RER) to Chessy-Marne la Vallée, and take the Seine-et-Marne Express (line 50).
Departure every half an hour from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m., in both directions on Saturday and Sunday.
From Paris, Line D (RER) to Melun, and take the Seine et Marne Express (line 47).
Departure every half an hour from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m., in both directions, only on Saturday.
All schedules lines RER on www.transilien.com
From Chessy, take the Seine-et-Marne Express bus line 50.
Departure every hour from 6:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. in both directions on Saturday and Sunday.
All schedules regular lines buses (From Chessy, Melun, Avon, Coulommiers, etc…) on www.seine-et-marne.fr
From Paris Gare de l’Est to Provins station, use Line P.
Schedules and prices on www.transilien.com
Provins is compatible with SNCF/RATP cards: Navigo, Mobilis, Paris Visite cards…
The camper parking near Provins Tourisme (Tourist Office) is exceptionally closed for the festival. A free parking for campers will be at your disposition from the previous Thursday until the end of the festival. There will be roadsigns to guide you from the Tourist Office for the access.
Check the Facebook group: Covoiturage Vroum à Provins ! and find or propose the route you would take to get to Provins.
Find parking lots for people with disabilities and reduced mobility at Porte de Jouy and Porte Saint-Jean. To prepare your arrival, you can contact the organizers at the following number +33 (0)1 64 00 39 39.
9 € for 1 day for groups of 20 persons and by reservation at the Provins Tourist Office by tel : +33(0) 1 64 60 26 25 or by mail : email@example.com
Prices are indicative and subject to modifications. You can also visit Provins’ monuments, attend for medieval shows. These activities are to pay in addition to the entry to the festival. Check the schedules and details on this website www.provins.net.
Choose your accommodation in Provins and its surroundings (Bed and breakfast, gîtes, campsites and hotels) online on the Tourist Office’s website
A lot of accommodations are full because of the crowd during the festival. We recommend you to contact the Tourist Office to know the availabilities: +33 (0)1 64 60 26 26
You will find regular places (like restaurants) and occasional places to eat (like inns or medieval shops) in the festival. There are no special picnic areas but you can easily find places to sit down and have a picnic.
Two days of celebration of Provins’ medieval past, at the time of the famous Champagne Fairs (12th century). Historical reenactments, camps, musicians, jesters, acrobats, games and a lot of other activities will take place in the medieval town to make you live an unforgettable week end.
Saturday 25 June : from 10 am to midnight.
Sunday 26 June : from 10 am to 6 pm.
Schedules subject to change.
Yes! Please note that the fee entry does not include the permanent shows and the monuments. There is no pass including the festival and the monuments/shows. You can buy your tickets on the site of the shows, or at the ticket shops on the square “Place du Châtel” and near to the gate “Porte Saint-Jean”. There is no online booking for the shows for both days.
Parking lots and shuttles (running between the various parking lots and the Festival site) are free.
Parking lots for people with disabilities and reduced mobility are available at the entrances Porte de Jouy and Porte Saint-Jean. To prepare your arrival, you can contact the organizers at the following number +33 (0)1 64 00 39 39.
To receive a list with some addresses to buy or loan a medieval costume, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
No! Due to the the vigipirate plan, THE CARRYING OF ANY WEAPON OR REPLICA WEAPON IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED, regardless of the materials it is made of.
Les Médiévales de Provins attract the crowd and the flow become heavy around 11:30 a.m. We recommend you to avoid the rush hours and to choose the baby carrier instead of the pushchair in order to enjoy fully the festival!
Few merchants and craftsmen have an electronical payment terminal to pay by credit card. Only one cashpoint can be found inside the festival perimeter. Anticipate and prepare your visit! You can find numerous cash machines in the city centre.
Pets are not permitted within the perimeter of the medieval.
This family event gathers many people. The program includes shows with animals. For everybody’s safety and well-being, dogs are therefore not admitted to the festival.
Thanks for your understanding.
Onsite, the day of your arrival, you should wear a complete medieval costume: headpiece, pants, top and shoes! Costume of fantastic inspiration is accepted. You can buy or rent one in specialized shops but also buy one in Provins.
Don’t worry, if it’s rainy during the festival, everything is maintained!
We are glad to welcome private individuals to join in with the costume parade which will take place on Sunday, 26th of June at 3.30pm so they can show their beautiful medieval costumes !
Make sure to register on Sunday, 26th of June at 2pm at the Lycée Thibaud de Champagne (the high school).
After your first entry, you can go inside and outside the festival as you want.
The security procedure is still obligatory for any access.
Few merchants and craftsmen have an electronical payment terminal to pay by credit card. Take advantage of numerous cash machines in the city centre (refer to animations’ map) but only one cashpoint can be found inside the festival’s enclosure. Anticipate and prepare your visit!
To benefit from the reduced price, your medieval costume should be complete: headpiece, pants, top and shoes! Costume of fantastic inspiration is accepted. You can buy or rent one in specialized shops but also buy one in Provins.
Put your headpiece on (the medieval cap) ! And keep hydrated! 4 first-aid posts are set up on the festival site.
Pets are not permitted within the perimeters of the medieval.