Puy du Fou

History is just waiting for you

Puy du Fou® features a multitude of spectacular shows and adventures for all the family!

  • 7 Grand Shows
  • Dozens of other shows and attractions
  • 4 craftsmen villages
  • 50 hectares of nature and 1,500 animals
  • Birds of prey show with falcons, owls and vultures

* Thea Award for the Best Show in the World in 2017 in Los Angeles and Applause Award for the best park in the world in 2014 in Orlando.

Spectacular entertainment in the heart of the Vendée

Voted the best park in the world*, Puy du Fou® features a multitude of spectacular shows for the whole family. Arriving at Puy du Fou, forget the 21st century and throw yourself into a journey back in time! On more than 50 hectares, discover a splendid natural park with 20 spectacular shows by day and by night, 4 authentic villages with their craftsmen and more than 1,500 animals in the heart of a century-old forest. Show after show, adventure after adventure, cross the centuries. Relive the fury of the circus games, feel the rhythm of the knight’s horseback stunts in a chivalrous epic show, experience a moving swashbuckling adventure, dream in front the unforgettable aerial ballets of the birds…

Le Dernier Panache - Puy du Fou has never seen anything so big! Follow the glorious destiny of a French naval officer, a hero from the American War of Independence, whose life will change dramatically in 1793, in a last fight for freedom! A breathless, epic and moving show, with a totally unique staging!

Les Orgues de Feu is a poetic symphony of fire and water! The Grand Parc evening show takes you on a magical and wonderful trip. Evey evening, on the old Puy du Fou's lake, nymphs and sprites dance to the music of romantic musicians dressed in illuminated costumes in a fantastic symphony of fire and water.

New for 2018: Le Mystère de La Pérouse - the year is 1785! Board one of the ships of the explorer La Pérouse. Leave the port of Brest and set sail to brave the unknown waters. On board the ship, take part in the great discoveries, from Cape Horn to Alaska, and finally Vanikoro… and endure the most formidable storms! You will experience, from within, the odyssey of an expedition from which there was no return: the mysterious voyage of La Pérouse!

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Ready, Steady, Go!

Puy du Fou® is open daily from 07/04 - 13/05/18 and from 14/06 - 02/09/18 and on selected days in between. In September it's open Thursday - Sunday only. In October it's open Friday - Sunday and daily from the 19/10/18 - 4/11/18. The theme park normally opens from 10am and the closing time varies throughout the season.

Les Orgues de Feu evening shows takes place in the green period (see calendar) and is included in the price of the Grand Parc visit. Please check the Puy du Fou website for full details.

Just the Ticket

In 2018 the ticket price for a 1 Day Grand Parc ticket with reservation in advance is €35 per adult (instead of €40 on the gate) and €25 per child (instead of €29) for children aged between 5 and 13. Free entry for under 5s on presentation of identification.

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Location, Location

Le Puy du Fou

85590 Les Epesses

France

GPS: 46.898338, -0.930696

Motorway A87, junction no 28.

Planes and Trains

  • Nantes airport 88km
  • La Rochelle airport 101km

There is a shuttle bus service between the TGV station in Angers and Puy du Fou®. This transfer takes about 1hr 30min and must be pre-booked.

and Automobiles

Free car parking at the entrance.

Ferry ports

  • St Malo 256km
  • Caen Ouistreham 349km
  • Calais 598km

Nearby Parcs

Check out some of our great campsites within striking distance of Puy du Fou theme park!

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La Garangeoire Campsite

  • 82km from Puy du Fou

This lovely rural parc is a great choice for active families, with a large pool complex and lagoon with sandy beach. Horse riding and karting are just two of the activities on offer, but if you can tear yourself away, it's only a 15 minute drive to the beach and an hour to Puy du Fou.

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Le Pin Parasol Campsite

  • 89km from Puy du Fou

Beautifully situated next to the Lac-du-Jaunay, this parc is sure to impress. The giant water slides and great pool complex will keep the kids entertained for hours. Hire a bike and explore the local area, then head to the lovely beaches on the coast.

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L'Oceano d'Or

  • 83km from Puy du Fou

Within walking distance of the village and harbour of Jard-sur-Mer, this authentic French parc is bristling with fun and entertainment, with a summer-long programme of activities for all the whole family. For even more entertainment head inland to the brilliant Puy du Fou.

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