Couronne Ackerman

Come and Visit Ackerman's cellar in Saumur and enjoy an extraordinary trip!

The House of Ackerman would like to invite you to visit the cellars. Embark upon a Journey at the heart of a fascinating world between tradition and innovation, educational information and leisure activities.

The oenological circuit is punctuated by entertainment, tastings and exhibitions with a dynamic scenography, a festival of colors, and a world of spellbinding aromas.

With family and friends, come and visit Ackerman’s cellar and participate in many events on the subject of wine and gastronomy, wich takes place throughout the year.

Opening Hours

Opening hours

January to March / October to December

  • Monday to Saturday: 10am-12.30pm/2pm-6.30pm
  • Sunday: 10am-12.30pm/14.30pm-6.30pm

April to May

9.30am – 12.30pm / 2pm – 7pm

June to September

9.30am – 7pm


On the occasion of the Inauguration of the Résidence Ackerman – Fontevraud 2024, on Thursday May 23rd, the last access to the cellars for visits will be at 4:00 pm.



Closed on 25 December and 1 January

Maison Ackerman

Admission fees

Self-guided tour: €6 / 12 to 17 year-olds: €4

Guided tour for individuals: €8 / 12 to 17 years: €6.

Exclusively in July and August, Monday to Saturday at 11am – 3pm – 5pm and Sundays at 11am and 5pm by prior arrangement.

Exclusive visit: Programme and prices on the booking page of or by consulting our booklet.

Groups (15 people or more) – guided tour: €6 (booking required)

Free for under-12s

Cheque / Cash / Credit card / Visa / Mastercard / ANCV holiday voucher



Unguided tours and commented wine tastings (French and English)

A tasting of sparkling grape juice (without alcohol) is offered to children.

Digital Tablets (French and English)

From Monday to 8th of July until Saturday 31 August 2019, guided tours at 11 am, 3 pm and 5 pm (only in French)

Group tour are available upon reservation only
(From 50 people, we divide the group in two for your comfort.)

Our site (the shop and the caves) is equiped for handicapped visitors. The caves are on one level and on stabilized ground. It is 12° in the cellars all year round. The circuit is about 500 meter in the basement, without view on the outside. The tour lasts about 45 minutes to 1 hour.

Large car park inside the site
(cars, camping-car, coaches and bikes)

Ackerman's caves


To access our site, you certify that you are of legal age and that you are aware of the regulations in force in your country relating to information on alcoholic beverages distributed on the internet.

Alcohol abuse is dangerous for your health, consume with moderation.