The marvellous gardens of La Ballue are an integral part of the heritage of the 21st century. They are historical monuments and have been awarded the labels Jardin Remarquable and Qualité Tourisme.

Address and phone number

35560 Bazouges-la-Pérouse
Tel.: +33(0)


Practical information

La Ballue and its unexpected gardens

A marvel of disorientation and intelligence, with its labyrinth of paths, its combinations of colours and scents in a clever and baroque play with nature.
The gardens of La Ballue have been awarded the 2nd European prize 2017/2018 of the European Historic Gardens by the EGHN network.

Schedules and access:

The gardens are open from 10:00 to 18:30:
- from mid-March to the end of April and from the beginning of October to 15 November, from Thursday to Sunday and on public holidays
- from 1st to 30th September, every day   
- during the Easter and All Saints' holidays, open every day                                    
(in winter, visits are possible by telephone call)
Garden tea room and shop
Fun and educational booklets for children, in French and English.
Cultural and garden events throughout the year


- 9.50€ by adult
- 7.50€ for 10-18 years and students
- Free for people under 10
- Group adults: 7.50€ from 15 people.
- School complexes and children: preferential rates.
All the groups are personally welcomed by the owner and a presentation of the history of the site and the gardens is proposed (duration 15 min in the reception). The welcome of the groups is made rather by appointment.
Commented visit of the gardens (by the owner) : 80€ more.
Ticket of annual subscription fro the gardens: 28€


- Tearoom
- Shop
- Bed and breakfast in the castle



Give us a call at +33 (0)2 99 94 12 20 or  LET US MESSAGE