Where to find us…

Our show takes place in the open air, on the site of the barbican at Coucy-le-Château, nestling at the foot of the Porte de LAON. The town of Coucy-le-Château is just an hour and a half from Paris, Reims, Lille and Amiens.

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All you need to know...

Opening hours

Running time: approximately 2 hours.

Booking service opening times :

Monday to Friday from 9.00am to 12.00pm.

Saturdays from 2pm to 5.45pm during July.

On-site ticket office at the foot of the CHAUNY gates from 7.30pm.

Access to the banquet: 7.30pm

Doors open: 8.30pm

Show starts: at dusk

You can also take advantage of fast food services before your journey.

Access for people with reduced mobility

The show is accessible to people with reduced mobility. This means they can enjoy the entire show without being disturbed by the rest of the audience.

On-site catering

There are two ways to eat before the show:

  • Or you can book a meal under the big top, available by reservation only and in limited quantities (80 meals per evening only). For full details and reservations, click here:
  • Or you can take advantage of our kitchen’s new menu offering fast food and refreshments available on site from the time the doors open at 8.30pm.

In order to prepare for the show in the best possible conditions, the tavern will close its doors at 9.30pm (to allow volunteers helping both in the kitchen and on stage to take part in the show).

Authorised means of payment: CB, Cheque, ANCV and Cash (no luncheon vouchers)

Spectators are allowed to bring their own picnic.

Spectators are not allowed to bring alcoholic beverages inside the show site.

Traditionnal menu
Vegetarian Menu


Bookings on our website in the ticketing area.

By telephone on 03 23 52 01 53

By post, by sending us the booking form to be downloaded here and sent to the following address:

Coucy la Merveille” show

Reservations Department

9, Rue du Pot d’Etain

02 380 Coucy-le-Château Auffrique

Tickets will be checked at the entrance to the site.


In the event of an orange alert for thunderstorms or strong winds issued by Météo France, the show will be cancelled.

Audiences will be invited to return at a later date.

For more information, click here

We advise you to bring warm clothing and rain gear.


For safety reasons, pets are not allowed on the show site.