Route de Ménigoute - 86600 SANXAY
 +33 5 49 53 61 48
Discover the remains of the Gallo-Roman city of Sanxay, one of the major archaeological sites of the ancient province of Aquitaine.
Occupied from the 1st to the 4th century AD, it extended over more than 25 hectares.
Visit its three main public monuments (theater, baths and large sanctuary) nestled in the green setting of the valley of the Vonne.
The site is accessible throughout the year.
Guided tours are offered daily and allow visitors to grasp the history and evolution of this iconic urban center of his time.

In summer, the site hosts the operas of Lyrical Evenings.

Opening hours to the public :

From May 15 to September 15 every day from 9:30 to 12:30 and from 14:00 to 18:30

From September 16th to May 14th, every day except Tuesdays from 10am to 12.30pm and from 2pm to 5.30pm

Closed 1st January, 1st May, 1st and 11th November and 25th December;

Services and facilities
Rates, informations and contact

· Drinking water faucet

Onsite facilities

· Car park
· Coach parking
· Shops

Onsite activities

· Concerts
· Educational workshop
· Guided tour
· Workshop for children


Route de Ménigoute
86600 SANXAY
Tel : +33 5 49 53 61 48

Languages spoken


Payment methods

Cheques, Cash, Banker's card


Groups accepted

Entrée groupes adultes
5 euros
Entrée adulte individuel
From 5 to 6 euros
Poitiers Tourist Office
45, place Charles de Gaulle - BP 377 - 86009 Poitiers cedex
Tél. : +33(0)5 49 41 21 24 - Fax : +33(0)5 49 88 65 84 - contact us by email
From 21 September to 19 June: from Monday to Saturday from 9.30 am to 6 pm.
From 20 June to 18 September: from Monday to Saturday from 10 am to 7 pm.
Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm