The Bastille is a military fort built in the 19th century on a hill which also gives it its name. Overlooking the Grenoble metropolis, it can be reached in about 6 minutes thanks to the famous Grenoble cable car.
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  2. Quai Stéphane Jay, 38000 Grenoble, France
  3. +33476443365
  4. https://www.bastille-grenoble.fr/
  5. Working hours*:
    from 11:00
  6. * - opening and closing times as well as entrance prices, are subject to alterations without notice. Visitors are advised to check before visiting.
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The Bastille of Grenoble, a bubble of air over the city.

The Bastille is a military fort built in the 19th century on a hill which also gives it its name. Overlooking the Grenoble metropolis, it can be reached in about 6 minutes thanks to the famous Grenoble cable car.

The tourist site welcomes more than 600,000 people a year, half of whom take the cable car. It is an essential player in the tourist economy of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes Region.

Offering an exceptional 360° panorama of the city and the mountains, the Bastille also offers a range of activities and services:

  • Museums
  • Restoration
  • Recreation Park
  • Reception rooms
  • Via ferrata
  • Orienteering
  • Concerts
  • Family entertainment

    A preserved natural area, the Bastille hill appears as a real “air bubble” over the city. A small local mountain, accessible to all!
Last Updated: 18 March, 2022