Discover the estate
The Palace of Versailles, whose origins date back to the seventeenth century, was successively a hunting lodge, a seat of power and, from the nineteenth century, a museum. With the gardens and the Palaces of Trianon, the park of the Château de Versailles spreads over 800 hectares.
The history of Versailles
Explore Versailles through the centuries to discover the milestones that punctuate the history of this famous Palace and its Estate.1607
7-13 May 1664
6 May 1682
15 June 1722
16-17 May 1770
19 September 1783
4-5 May 1789
18,000 artworks to discover online
With 60,000 artworks, collections of Versailles illustrate 5 centuries of French History. This set reflects the dual vocation of the Palace once inhabited by the sovereigns and then a museum dedicated "to all the glories of France" inaugurated by Louis-Philippe in 1837.