In July 2019, Groupe F’s magnificent pyrotechnical show returns to the royal setting of the gardens of Château de Versailles Orangery!
In July 2019, Groupe F’s magnificent pyrotechnical show returns to the royal setting of the gardens of Château de Versailles Orangery! The fate of France’s tragic queen is presented over a background of magical pyrotechnical and light effects, highlighting the landmark dates of her life: from the Lisbon earthquake on the eve of her birth to Napoleon’s victories, without forgetting American Independence and the Battle of Valmy… In these four shows, firework specialists will take you on a journey through time in a scenography with fireworks, flames, videos, luminous characters and fire bearers celebrating the historical figure of Marie-Antoinette.
The show is subtitled in English.
Thursday 4th, Friday 5th, Thursday 11th and Friday 12th July - 10pm
After more than three years of restoration work, the Queen’s State Apartment is being reopened to the public, providing a great opportunity to revisit three of the Palace of Versailles’ key female characters: Marie-Antoinette, who lived in the Queen’s State Apartment, Marie Leszczynska and Madame de Maintenon.
From the 4th of May to the 3rd of August 2019, the Upper Stone Gallery of the Palace of Versailles will be presenting a unique collection of architectural projects, which were developed for the Palace and its gardens between the 17th and 19th centuries.