11 January 31 March 2023

From 15


rue de la Richonne, 16100 Cognac

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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

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.


From 11/01 to 31/03/2023.
Closed Monday and Sunday.
Shop open Tuesday to Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and from 13:45 p.m. to 18:00 p.m.

From 01/04 to 24/06/2023 except 11/04.
Close on Sunday.
Boutique open Monday to Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 19:30 p.m. Saturday from 10 a.m. to 00 p.m.
Open Sunday April 17 and Sunday June 5.

From 27/06 to 28/08/2023, every day.
Shop open 7 days a week from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.

From 29/08 to 05/11/2023.
Close on Sunday.
Boutique open Monday to Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 19:30 p.m. Saturday from 10 a.m. to 00 p.m.




maximum € 15


maximum € 29

Guided tours - Online booking recommended

Hennessy Initiation: A discovery of history and know-how, behind the scenes of the production of Hennessy cognacs
29€ per person - Duration 2h00

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

Payment options

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

Reduced mobility

  • Tourism and Handicap brand - motor impairment

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