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*, and France's second largest theme park, 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 Noces de Feu - this Grand Parc evening show takes you on a magical and wonderful trip. Every evening, on the old Puy du Fou's lake, you can attend an incredible ball where dancers and giant sets emerge from the depths of the lake, like mirages that spring to life, giving the young newlyweds an unforgettable wedding ceremony that only dreams are made of.

Le Premier Royaume - it's the 5th century AD: the Roman Empire has fallen and Attila the Hun's hordes have been wrecking havoc all over Europe.  Join Clovis, the young King of the Franks, and do battle alongside this brilliant military leader in a 20 minute unique walk through experience.

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Ready, Steady, Go!

In 2022 Puy du Fou® will re-open on the 9th April. In low season, it is advisable to check the opening dates in advance of your visit on the Puy du Fou website as the park may not be open every day, and the nocturnal spectacle La Cinescenie  is only available on selected dates throughout the season. Les Orgues de Feu evening shows takes place in the 'green period' and is included in the price of the Grand Parc visit. 

The theme park usually opens from 10am, but please note the closing time varies throughout the season.

Just the Ticket

In 2022 the ticket price for a 1 Day Grand Parc ticket with reservation in advance is from €31.20. This price does not include entry into Cinéscénie (tickets for this cost from €29, however combined tickets can also be bought). Free entry for under 3s on presentation of identification. 2, 3 and 4 day tickets are also available. For full details see here.

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Location, Location

Le Puy du Fou

85590 Les Epesses


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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Bel Campsite

  • 95km from Puy du Fou

This small family friendly parc is a short walk from parc from La Tranche-sur-Mer with its cafés and restaurants, what's more you’ll only have to stroll 300 metres to find a wonderful sandy spot on the beach where you can try out a spot of windsurfing.

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