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Services on site

Services adapted to your needs let you fully enjoy the Estate of Versailles.
Caution, you must pay for admission to the gardens on Fountain Shows and Musical Gardens days.

Depending on the work projects undertaken, accessibility at the Palace of Versailles may be modified in the coming months.

Free audioguide

Free audioguide

The audioguide accompanies visitors through the individual visit itineraries at the Palace (the King and Queen’s Grand Apartments, the King’s Chamber, the History Gallery and the Apartments of Mesdames).

It is available in 11 languages. A children’s audioguide in French is available for youngsters aged 8 and older.

Practical information

The audioguide is available to all visitors free of charge:
- Palace, Passport and 2-Day Passport holders
- Visitors eligible for free admission

Audioguide desks:
- Vestibule of the Gabriel Pavilion (at the start of the Palace visit): daily during opening hours
- Lower Gallery (before the Apartments of Mesdames: Tuesdays and week-ends from 10 am to 2 pm

Free Cloakroom

Free Cloakroom

The following must be left at the cloakroom: canes, umbrellas, pointed, cutting or blunt objects, suitcases, briefcases, rucksacks, grocery bags and all other baggage, strollers, metal baby carriers, prams, scooters, helmets, booms for cameras, reproductions and moulds.
The cloakrooms are located at the Palace entrance (Entrance B for groups – Entrance A for individuals).



These restaurants offer packages for groups.


- Le Grand Café d’Orléans
This 700 m² restaurant has a contemporary design. It is laid out in a series of several dining rooms.
Groups of up to 60 people are welcome
Dining rooms available for private hire
1 free set-price menu for 20 purchased
Also available: a tearoom and a sandwich shop
Information and reservations: +33 (0)1 39 50 29 79 or https://www.elior-evenements.com/en/
- Angelina
The Angelina tearoom has become famous as the place to go for Parisian gourmet pleasures. Its 600 m² combine elegance, charm and refinement.
Groups of up to 60 people are welcome
Dining rooms available for private hire
The essentials: Angelina pastries
Also available: the Angelina gourmet food shop and fast food restaurant
Information and reservations: +33 (0)1 39 20 08 32 or http://www.angelina-paris.fr/en/ 
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- La Flottille
This restaurant with its turn-of-the century decor offers traditional French cuisine.
Groups of up to 200 people are welcome
Two large inside dining rooms and a terrace facing the Grand Canal
Also available: a brasserie, a tearoom and a takeaway outlet
Information and reservations: +33 (0)1 39 51 41 58 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

- La Petite Venise
Located between the Apollo Fountain and the Grand Canal, this restaurant offers refined Italian cuisine.
Groups of up to 50 people are welcome
A private area is available for hire
In a country setting, listed as a historical monument
A shaded terrace
Also available: a tearoom and a takeaway food outlet
Information: +33 (0)1 39 53 25 69 or lapetitevenise.com/https://www.elior-evenements.com/en/Enterprises/
Group reservations:
+33 (0)1 39 53 25 69 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it



A leisure and picnic area is available to groups (an unheated area accessible within the limits of capacity).
Access to this covered tent can be found before the entrance to the gardens alongside the Palace (accessible without tickets). Picnics are only authorised in the Park and at the Swiss Ornamental Lake (outside the Estate, facing the Orangerie).



Several free toilets are available in the Palace, gardens and Park.

Anti-terrorist security plan To ensure the safety of our visitors

the Palace of Versailles is strictly applying security measures decided by the French authorities.

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