La Hougue Bie


    Open from March until November

    Maximum group size 30 persons – per 30 mins

    Minimum group of six paying Adult/Seniors


    Group booking prices

    These prices show your 15% discount for pre booked groups of 6 or more adults or seniors. Students and children – no group booking discount, children under six years receive free entry.

    Adult Senior 65+ Child or Student
    6 to 16 years
    £8.42 £7.57 £6.45

    Please note the Archaeological gallery and Coin Hoard Exhibition are currently closed due to the refurbishment of the exhibitions and buildings.

    However, the Coin Hoard exhibition is currently being relocated to Jersey Museum and will be available to view in the near future.

    The Tomb, Neolithic Longhouse , Slave Workers Memorial , Chapel and Tea Rooms are all open as normal.

    About La Hougue Bie

    With a name that’s derived from the Old Norse of the Vikings – haugr meaning a mound and byr – that’s bound up with a medieval legend of a dragon and a knight, it’s no surprise that La Hougue Bie is a magical and surprising place creating a truly memorable experience, home to one of the ten oldest buildings in the world.

    Top five things to do

    1) Go inside Europe’s finest example of a Neolithic Passage Grave – one of the ten oldest buildings in the world

    2) Explore the new Neolithic Longhouse, built by our volunteers.

    3) Climb the hill to see the Medieval Chapel.

    4) Take some time to reflect at the Memorial to the Forced Workers

    5) Take free tour with a volunteer guide

    Location

    La Route de la Hougue Bie, Grouville, JE3 9HQ.

    Site telephone number 01534 853 823

    Latitude: 49.201233, Longitude: -2.063964

    Information for Groups

    WIFI is available on site

    Parking

    Car park on site: There is no charge.   There is no parking for customers just visiting the Tearoom.

    Coach parking: None on site – Please speak with your coach operator regarding drop off and pick up points.

    Disabled parking: within the site car park or please speak with entrance staff.

    Public Transport

    Bus: Liberty Bus Route 13 and 21 stops outside La Hougue Bie.

    Cycle Route: No.8

    Bike racks available within site car park.

    Access Information

    Disabled access: There is limited disabled access at the site.

    Toilets: Four toilets on site and two accessible toilets on site.  One baby-changing facility on site.

    Hearing loop: Available at reception and a portable hearing loop is available for groups if requested in advance.

    Guide dogs only.

    Download the Visual Story for La Hougue Bie produced in consultation with Autism Jersey.

    Refreshments and Shop

    Café on site.

    Group catering can be provided and must be booked in advance.

    Gift shop is on site.

    Guided Tours

    Guided Tours provided free of charge throughout the season (Generally twice a day – duration approx.30 mins) Please check here for dates and times.

    Private Guided Tours can be arranged, by advanced booking – £50 per tour – duration approx. 1hr.

    Leaflets available at entrance (£1) provide a brief history and guide to the site.

    Audio Guide is not presently available

    Interpretation language

    External and exhibition signs in English

    Visitor booklets in English, French and German

    Film in English, French and German

    Catillon II hoard exhibition in English and French

    Group Booking form

    Want to visit us?  Complete the Group Booking Form here.