Prepare your visit

Find here all the practical information you need to prepare your visit of the Site Le Corbusier of Firminy!          



The Cultural Centre and the church can both be accessed on a GUIDED or a SELF-GUIDED tour.

A face mask will be needed to enter the buildings.

The Housing Unit will be accessible on guided tours from 9 July 2020 onwards.*

* This date can be changed according to the health situation.


From 10 am to 12.30 pm and from 1.30 pm to 6 pm.

Our opening days :

From the reopening to 08/07/2020 : open from Thursday to Sunday.

From 09/07 to 30/08/2020 : open everyday.

From 31/08 to 10/11/2020 : open everyday except on Tuesdays.


Closure of the ticket desk and the shop 15 minutes before closure.

Exceptional closings on January 1st, May 1st, November 11st and December 25th.



Entrance fees:

Saint-Pierre church:  5€ / 4€

Cultural Centre and church: 6,50€ / 5,50€

Family Pass (site entrance for 4 people including one under 18) : 20€

Guided tour of the Maison de la Culture and the church:  4€ / 3,50€* + site entrance

Guided tour of the Unité d’Habitation:  10€ /  8,50€* (site entrance not included)

Discovery Pass (site entrance + guided tour of Unité d’Habitation):  14€ /  12€*

Le Corbusier Pass (site entrance + 2 guided tours): 17€ /  14,50€*

Booking is mandatory for the guided tour of the Unité d’Habitation: online tickets.

Informations: +33 (0)4 77 61 08 72.

Informations and rates for groups

We accept: cash and debit cards.

REDUCED RATES AND FREE ADMISSIONS *Reduced rates (proofs will be required): under 18, over 65, students, large families, persons with reduced mobility, unemployed, local “passeport patrimoine”. Free admissions (proofs will be required): under 8, journalists, ICOM/ICOMOS card, conference guides, Saint-Etienne City card (site entrance only), annual passes (site entrance only), students and teachers of the ENSASE, students in the HCP and DYCLAM master’s degree (Firminy campus, University Jean Monnet in Saint-Etienne).


10% discount on tickets and shop!


Desks and shops at the Cultural Centre and at the church. Train : Firminy station (15 mn walk), Bus: line 1 St-Etienne/Firminy, station « église Le Corbusier » (1 mn walk)


Car: N88, exit “Firminy-Centre”, 2 parking lots. GPS address : Bd Périphérique du Stade – 42700 Firminy. GPS coordinates : -Latitude : 45.38239414073881 -Longitude : 4.288389269836443






Annual Pass (15€): unlimited entrance to the Site (Cultural Centre, stadium and church). Pass « Les Amis de Le Corbusier » (25€): unlimited entrance to the Site (Cultural Centre, stadium and church), 50% discount on guided tours, 10% discount at the Site shops…




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