USEFUL INFORMATION FOR YOUR VISIT
- The Palace is open every day except Mondays from 9.00 am, but the estate of Trianon and the Coach Gallery only open in the afternoon.
- The Park and Gardens are open every day. The access is free except during Musical Fountains Shows and Musical Gardens.
- To enjoy the Palace and the Estate, plan to spend a day in Versailles. Read our routes and advice to get the most of your visit.
- Guided tours allow you to visit otherwise closed locations of the Estate and enter afterwards directly to the main places of the museum
Getting to the Palace
Place d’Armes, 78000 Versailles
To ensure the anti-terrorist security plan, opening hours of the gates have changed, every bag or vehicle is controlled upon access and large baggage items are not admitted on the Estate (exceeding 55x35x25 cm).
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From the seat of power to a museum of the history of France
A place of intimacy
The art of symmetry
The Coach gallery
From 31 March to 31 October 2017 / The Gardens
From 31 March to 31 October 2017, enjoy the Musical Fountains Shows and the Musical Gardens in the gardens and the groves open for the occasion. During summer, every Saturday night discover the Gardens of Versailles differently with the Fountains Night shows.
22 and 23 April 2017 - Royal Opera
On the occasion of the tercentenary of Louis XIV’s death, William Christie and Clément Hervieu Léger created this striking and farcical ballet-comedy: Monsieur de Pourceaugnac.
19, 20 and 21 May 2017 - Royal Opera
Only opera by Charpentier, Médée remained prompt to move and charm us, more than three centuries after its creation
Operas, concerts, ballets… discover the musical programme for the 2016-2017 season. Choose your show and book your tickets!