It all starts in Cognac, in the heart of the historic birthplace of the House, where the Irishman Richard Hennessy founded the first Hennessy counter in 1765.


Guided tours - Online booking recommended

Hennessy Initiation
A discovery of the world of Hennessy cognacs
A multisensory discovery of the history, know-how and backstage of the Maison Hennessy. From April to October, you will embark on a crossing of the Charente to discover the city and the role of the river in the development of cognac.
Highlight of the visit: learn how to taste like a professional, by learning the secrets of making and tasting methods of Hennessy VS and VSOP

Mobilis - Hennessy Immersive Initiation
Discover 'MOBILIS', our new immersive installation in virtual reality!
A visual, sound and sensory creation, which combines an artisanal approach and high technology for a finely orchestrated virtual discovery.

Hennessy XO Evolution
A sensory experience around Hennessy XO cognac
Discover the secrets of one of the House's references, Hennessy XO, during a multi-sensory journey on both banks of the Charente.
Pavillons cellar, Paradis cellar and Hennessy XO Club: atypical places
for a unique visit and an original tasting.

Private visits - Only on request

Hennessy Exception
Go behind the scenes at Hennessy on a private tour, from the cellar of
Founder and his most precious eaux-de-vie up to the tasting ritual
exceptional Hennessy XO and Hennessy Paradis cognacs in a private lounge.

Alcohol is dangerous for health. To consume with moderation.

  • Pricing

    Adult: from 25 €.
    Free for less than 12 years.
    Guided tours - Online booking recommended
    Hennessy Initiation: A discovery of history and know-how, behind the scenes of the production of Hennessy cognacs
    From 25€ per person - Duration 1h30
    Hennessy XO Evolution: Discover the history of Hennessy XO cognac, which has become one of the benchmarks of the Maison Hennessy
    55€ per person - Duration 2h15
    Private visits - Only on request
    Hennessy Exception: Discover the history of the House during
    an exclusive visit to the Founder's cellar and a tasting of exceptional cognacs.
    250€ per person (from 2 to 4 people) - Duration 2h30
    From vine to cognac: An experience that adapts to the seasons and travels through
    different stages of the elaboration of cognacs (from 2 to 4 pers.) - Duration 4h
    Tasting only for adults.
    To learn more about the different experiences, visit the website.

    Method(s) of payment accepted

    American Express Bank / credit card Cheque Cash Online payment Contactless payment


    From: 06 / 11 / 2023 To: 31 / 03 / 2024
    Ouverture le mercredi, jeudi et vendredi de 9h45 à 13h et de 14h à 18h30. Le samedi de 9h45 à 13h et de 13h45 à 18h30. sauf les 1er janvier et 25 décembre.
    Dates supplémentaires les 17/12/2023 et 26/12/2023.

    Pet Friendly


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