Thirty-Six solitaire rules


Play all cards into the foundation piles.

Foundation Piles

  • The 4 foundation piles are built upward in suit from Aces to Kings.
  • Any Aces dealt during the initial deal are automatically built to foundations.

Tableau Columns

  • The 6 tableau columns are built downward regardless of suit.
  • Any downward card sequence may be moved within the tableau.
  • Only column end cards may be built onto foundation piles.
  • Any card may be played into an empty tableau space.

Stock Pile

Cards are dealt 1 at a time from the stock pile to the waste pile.

Waste Pile

The top card of the waste pile is available for play.


Every card played into the foundations will score.

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