Self-guided tours :
- a time slot for direct access to the Palace.
- speaking rights for your guide.

Mandatory booking, as early as 3 months before the day of the visit (on the first working day in the month).

For groups : booking on +33 1 30 83 04 05

Tourism professionals and associations can also book on the group online booking website.

For School groups : consult the specific booking conditions.

Except if otherwise indicated, the meeting point for guided tours is at the welcome desk is in the North Ministers’ Wing.

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During guided tours, a speaker from the Palace invites you into lesser known locations otherwise closed to the visitors.

For individuals : the tour price is in addition to the admission price. The tours are free for children under 10 years old.

For groups : there is a global price for all the participants including the admission price. Mandatory booking, as early as 3 months before the day of the visit (on the first working day in the month).

For school groups : Consult the specific booking conditions.

Individual visits are made without reservation and without speaking right

On days with Musical Fountains Shows or Musical Gardens, a ticket is required to enter the Gardens.

Individual visits do not enable you to cut the queue.

On the day of the visit, the teacher must have a list of students with their date of birth (official document from the educational institution)

Information : + (33) 1 30 83 78 00 or 

Show in the Palace, access through entrance B.

Shows in the Gardens, access through the Princes courtyard.

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All year long, concerts, operas, ballets... in famous places of the Palace: the Royal Opera and the Royal Chapel.

From April to October, on most Tuesdays, Fridays and week-ends, enjoy the Musical Fountains Shows and the Musical Gardens.


Louis XIV at Versailles

In 1682, Louis XIV and his Court moved to the Palace of Versailles, a symbol of his power. The decoration of his apartments and the story of his journey shed light on the personality of this absolute sovereign, a man of taste and a passionate art lover.

75 € Book

Information:  +33 (0)1 30 83 78 00 or

King's life during the 18th century : Louis XIV and Louis XVI

Tours are conducted by a speaker. These visits are an opportunity to discover the Palace, its great characters , its collections and shows the highlights of its history.

75 € Book

Information:  +33 (0)1 30 83 78 00 or


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