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For those interested in learning more about the craftsmanship and history of Martell, the House Visitors’ Centre offers a unique experience in the heart of Cognac.
A journey from vineyard to glass, each step of how Martell creates its cognac is explained and presented by an expert guide, along with the possibility to finish the tour with a tasting (for those over 18 years).
The full range of Martell cognacs are also available in the shop. The Martell shop is accessible during visit opening hours.
The length of the guided visit is approximately 1h 15. Animals are not accepted.
GPS: long 00° 19’ 47” O - lat 45° 41’ 34” N
By train: 12 minutes walk from Cognac train station
By car: From Paris, the A10 exit 34 St Jean-D’Angely/Cognac (4h).
From Bordeaux, the A10 exit 36 Pons/Cognac (1h30).
Parking for cars and buses available.
Peak season (27 March - 31 October).
From Monday to Sunday: 10 am - 6 pm*
*Last tour leaves at 4.30 pm
Martell Be Curious
Individuals: €12 inc. VAT
Go behind the scenes at the home of the oldest of the great cognac houses.
Visit its wonderful historic site and encounter 300 years of unique know-how.
To conclude this exceptional experience, taste Martell VSOP accompanied by a delicious traditional French pastrie.
Individuals: €18 inc. VAT
Discover the astonishing story of Maison Martell! From vine to glass, unravel the secrets of age-old artisan know-how and wrap up your tour with an incredible sensory experience: the simultaneous tasting of Martell XO and Martell Cordon Bleu.
This tasting session is accompanied by delicious appetisers.
The Art of the MartellTasting Experience
Price: Upon request
Become an expert in Martell cognacs and surprise yourself! Savour our superior cognacs and identify the Martell signature in the perfect elegance, finesse and balance of the aromatic blend.
Adults: €95 inc. VAT
Experience the Martell style with a focus on the Borderies, its famous growth area of choice. From vine to cellar, alembic still to carafe, discover the incredible history and tremendous know-how of the oldest of the great cognac houses.
End your tour with a tasting session and go home with a personalised bottle of Réserve Borderies.
Price: €40 inc. VAT
Immerse yourself in the home of the oldest of the great cognac houses for a fun experience! The tour of the historic Martell site is followed by an original cocktail workshop run by a qualified bar tender.
The first cocktail, is specially devised by our bar tender and served with eight fine sweet and savoury petits fours. This is followed by an initiation into the art of the cocktail. You then have access to our professional equipment to make your very own cocktail.
Get trained in the know how of cognac by Martell.
Explore the Maison Martell cellars and bask in the tremendous heritage of this 300-year-old House. Top off this tour with a visit to the Creation Cellar. Within this exceptional space, usually closed to the public, lie the old Martell eaux-de-vie.
Enjoy this unique experience steeped in history.
You’ll then be invited to bottle one of the Martell cognacs yourself. Conclude this memorable and immersive experience with a tasting session.