Bookings 2021 - The Imaginary Sea

Important information : Since 21 July 2021, a health pass and an identity document are required at the entrance to the Villa Carmignac for all visitors aged 18 and over, in accordance with government regulations.

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  • Unguided visit

    Exhibition + Gardens

    From 20 May to 17 October
    Tuesdays to Sundays, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

    From 0€ to 15€

    From Thursday 20 May 2021

    Unaccompanied visit of all spaces:
    Temporary exhibition and gardens

  • Guided tours

    Guided tour exhibition + Gardens

    From 20 May to 17 October
    Tuesdays to Sundays, at 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

    From 5€ to 20€

    From Thursday 26 August 2021

    Guided tour of the temporary exhibition, followed by an unguided visit of the gardens

  • Guided tours

    Private guided tour

    From 20 May to 17 October
    Tuesdays to Sundays, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

    From €90

    From Thursday 20 May 2021

    Guided tour of the temporary exhibitions (duration 1h30) followed by a free visit of the gardens

  • Guided tours

    Guided tour garden + Exhibition

    From 20 May to 17 October
    Every Wednesday at 10:00 a.m.

    From 5€ to 20€

    From Wednesday 02 June 2021

    Guided tour of the gardens, followed by an unguided visit of the exhibition

  • Partnerships

    Fort Sainte-Agathe

    5 minutes walk from the Villa Carmignac
    "Invisible/Parallel" by Nicolas Floc'h

    Reduced rate on presentation of your Villa Carmignac ticket

    From Thursday 20 May 2021

    Open Tuesday to Sunday
    10am to 12pm and 3pm to 6pm

  • Events

    Full Moon Nights

    The Time of The Night, a Soundwalk Collective creation
    Starts at 9:00 p.m.

    Single rate: 20 €

    From Friday 23 July 2021

    Sound journey through the landscapes of the island at night, a Soundwalk Collective creation, in collaboration with Charlotte Gainsbourg & Patti Smith

  • Guided tours

    Meditative visit + Exhibition + Gardens

    Every Sunday at 8:45 a.m., starting in August

    From 10€ to 25€

    From Sunday 26 September 2021

    A meditative visit combining art and yoga, followed by an unaccompanied visit of all spaces

  • Workshops

    Workshop 6-12 years old

    During french holidays, every Thursday from 14:00 to 16:00.

    Single rate: 10€

    From Thursday 01 July 2021

    Guided tour of the exhibition, followed by a workshop with a visual artist

  • Workshops

    Workshop 10-15 years old

    From 10 to 15 August, workshop with the artist Victor Remere, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

    Single rate: 10€

    From Tuesday 10 August 2021

    Workshop with the artist Victor Remere

  • Partnerships

    Diving La Mer Imaginaire

    Continue the immersion

    Special diving for visitors of the Villa Carmignac

    From Thursday 01 July 2021

    Three diving clubs propose a special offer upon presentation of a Villa Carmignac ticket

  • Partnerships

    Jazz in Porquerolles

    From 10 to 17 July 2021
    The Villa Carmignac will host
    the 20th anniversary of the festival
    the evenings of July 10th, 11th and 12th

    From Saturday 10 July 2021

    To celebrate this 20th edition, which promises to be
    memorable, the concerts will take place on several
    several sites to give the event even more
    even more sparkling

  • Partnerships


    Sunday 25th July
    DJ set around « Appolo » BRIAN ENO
    Live KORIN F.

    Starting at 24,80€

    From Sunday 25 July 2021

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Contact Villa Carmignac

 Telephone reception 7/7, from 10am to 1pm & from 2pm to 5pm

Group visits

 For group visits, private guided tours (Fr/En/It), school visits and requests for privatisation


From 20 May to 17 October 2021: Tuesday to Sunday (closed on Mondays) from 10am to 6pm.
Last entry at 4.30 pm

Nocturnes on Thursdays from 1st July to 26th August 2021 until 9pm (last entry at 7.30pm).

Conditions of reception

In view of the health situation in which we welcome our public during the 2021 season, many measures have been taken to guarantee the safety of all:

  • Wearing a mask is compulsory for every visitor
  • Hydro-alcoholic gel is available for self-service at the kiosks, in the shop and in the barefoot area.

Practical information

Dogs are not allowed, except for blind people.

Provide soft shoes to visit the gardens and take them off when visiting the building. Exhibitions can be discovered barefoot.

Pushchairs should be left in the outdoor cloakroom at the entrance to the Villa. They are not allowed inside the building. A baby carrier may be required.

Bicycles are not allowed on the site (bicycle parking is available for visitors).

Villa Carmignac is located on a protected site, rich in several rare and sensitive plant species. We ask our visitors to respect the regulations of the Port-Cros National Park, in particular the prohibition of smoking, littering, picnicking or picking plants.

Schedules and means of transport, the right advice

Click on the bubbles in the interactive map to consult the websites of the ports and get more information.



Public shuttle : Compagnie TLV , click Hyères on the map above for more information.

Taxi Boat : Taxi Pelican

Traffic : during the summer period, if you plan to arrive between 9am and midday and leave between 5pm and 7pm, we advise you to use other ports (see the list of ports of embarkation to Porquerolles Island on the site of Tourist Office ).

Parking : Parking fee required, reservation is recommended here.

Crossing : 15 min