Health pass is mandatory is this place.


It all started in April 1879 when Ferdinand Cheval, a country postman, stumbled upon a strange stone. This led to 33 years of perseverance and dedication in building his ideal palace, alone in his garden, using only nature, postcards and pictures in magazines as inspiration.

- Cultural heritage -
Palais Idéal du Facteur Cheval



Tours languages

  • English
  • French

Audioguide languages

  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Dutch

Group tour average time: 90min

Individual tour average time: 90min

Grouped tour

Unguided group tours available permanently, Guided group tours on request

Individual tour

Unguided individual tours available permanently



Groups size: from 15 to 200 people

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Dutch

Payment methods

  •  Carte bancaire/crédit
  •  Chèque
  •  Chèque Culture
  •  Chèque Vacances
  •  Espèces
  •  Pass’Région
  •  Chèques Vacances Connect

Interactive map