Rendez-vous in Versailles

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  • © Mairie de Versailles

  • Galerie des Glaces du Château de Versailles, à Versailles en France

    Galerie des Glaces du Château de Versailles, à Versailles en France

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  • Potager du Roi à Versailles

    Potager du Roi à Versailles

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  • Le hameau de la Reine (Versailles)

    Le hameau de la Reine (Versailles)

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  • Gaspard Marsy, Fontaine de l'Encelade, Musée national des châteaux de Versailles et de Trianon, Versailles, France (1675–1676)

    Gaspard Marsy, Fontaine de l'Encelade, Musée national des châteaux de Versailles et de Trianon, Versailles, France (1675–1676)

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  • Versailles Musée Lambinet

    Versailles Musée Lambinet

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  • Osmothèque, Versailles, France

    Osmothèque, Versailles, France

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Rendez-vous in Versailles 78000 Versailles fr

The Sun King's favourite

Versailles was created in its entirety by the express will of Louis XIV three centuries ago. Today it remains a historical and artistic treasure unique in the world. After your tour of the famous château in its 800 hectares/8 km² of grounds, with the Petit, the Grand Trianon and the Royal Kitchen Garden, head off to explore the town.

Don't missed

  • The national estate of Versailles : a sumptuous ensemble wich includes the Palace of Versailles, the Trianon Palaces, Marie-Antoinette 's Estate, André Le Notre's French gardens and the Park.
  • The Lambinet Museum
  • The Academy of equestrian Arts 
  • The Montansier Theater
  • The Real Tennis Court 
  • The Versailles's Market
  • The antique dealers, experts and art galleries
  • The Royal Kitchen Garden
  • The Osmothèque: conservation Museum for the perfumes

Walking routes

Discover Versailles and its history by following the stone markers spread almost everywhere along the city's street.

Events

  • The Grand Fountain night show: every Saturdays from June to September
  • Hidden Treasures: in May
  • Molière festival: throughout June

Coming to Versailles

  • 3 train stations :  for Paris 7 j/7 every 15 min.
  • Airports: Roissy-CDG and Orly.
  • Parking for car and bus on the "place d’Armes" in front of the Palace.
  • By car : A13, dite « de Normandie » (20km/18,5 miles from Paris).

Contact

Versailles Tourist Office
2 bis, avenue de Paris
78000 Versailles
Tel : +33 (0)1 39 24 88 88
Fax : +33 (0)1 39 24 88 89

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