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  • Exhibitions


    Exhibition program at the palace of Versailles

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  • Extramural Exhibitions


    Discover the extramural exhibitions of the Palace of Versailles

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  • Festivities and Entertainment

    The infinite variety and ingenuity of entertainment provided at Court.

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  • The publications

    Catalogue of the publications of the palace of Versailles

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  • Salles Louis XIV


    In prelude to the visit to the Grands Apartements, the restored Louis XIV Rooms are now open.

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  • The Coach Gallery

    Reopening on 10 May 2016

    The collection of coaches will be exhibited in an entirely redesigned space.

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  • Redevelopment of the Pavillon

    A new visitors’reception area

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  • The Queen's State Apartment

    Closed for works

    New visitor tour from 5th January 2016

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  • Versailles in photo in CDG

    A photo exhibition dedicated to the Palace of Versailles organized in the airports of Paris

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  • Restoration and refurnishing

    Restoration and refurnishing works at the palace of Versailles

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  • The acquisitions of the Palace

    The last acquisitions of the palace of Versailles

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  • Archaeology in Versailles

    20 years of archaeological excavations in Versailles

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  • Symposiums and workshops

    The scientific activities of the Centre de recherche du château de Versailles

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  • Concerts in videos

    Discover the concerts recorded at the Palace of Versailles

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  • Centre de musique baroque

    Missions and program for the musical season

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  • Equestrian Show Academy

    A centre for equestrian shows and training, directed by Bartabas

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  • Versailles Festival 2016

    Versailles Festival 2016

    Concerts, operas, masked balls and shows : discover the programmation.

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Versailles Festival 2014



Versailles Festival 2014

From 23 May to 8 July 2014, discover the 4th annual Versailles Festival. This year’s programme includes Nights at the Orangerie, Royal Voices and Handel and Italy, contemporary artist Lee Ufan and the Musical Fountains Show.

Versailles Festival

This year, the Versailles Festival’s programme will take you to the Orangerie by night. Royal Voices are showcasing Handel and Italy. Korean artist Lee Ufan presents his sculptures. The gardens come to life with the rhythms of the Musical Fountains Show.

Ravel/Béjard : BoléroNights at the Orangerie

On 18 and 19 June 2014, the gardens of the Orangerie will welcome Ravel’s legendary Bolero, performed by the Béjart Ballet Lausanne.

On 11 June 2014, Nathalie Dessay will sing Michel Legrand’s greatest musical successes, under his direction, in the gardens of the Orangerie.

During the night of 28 June 2014, Kamel Ouali will transform the Orangerie into a gigantic ballroom for a Masked Ball.

The complete Nights at the Orangerie programme

Haendel : Dixit Dominus

Royal Voices - Handel and Italy

Some of the greatest conductors and opera singers will showcase Handel and Italy in the most iconic locations of the Palace Versailles.

This year’s programme includes Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater, Handel and Vivaldi by Philippe Jaroussky at the Royal Chapel, Vivica Genaux in the title role of Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas at the Royal Opera, Handel’s Dixit Dominus directed by Sir John Eliot Gardiner and Handel's Night under the direction of Jordi Savall.

The complete Royal Voices programme

Lee Ufan

Lee Ufan Exhibition


For its great annual contemporary art exhibition, the Palace of Versailles and its gardens are welcoming Korean artist Lee Ufan from 17 June to 2 November 2014.

The complete programme of exhibitions at the Palace of Versailles

Grandes EauxMusical Fountains Show

From March to October, the gardens come to life with the rhythms of the Musical Fountains Show and the Musical Gardens.

From June to September, you can also discover the Fountains Night Show.

The complete 2014 Musical Fountains Show programme

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