Access to the Palace and the estate of Trianon is free for :

  • Visitors under 18 years old
  • Visitors under 26 years old residing in the EU
  • People with disabilities and one accompanying person

See all conditions for free admission.

You can buy your ticket on site but we recommend you to buy it online to avoid waiting at the ticket office.

A ticket is required to visit the gardens during the Musical Fountains Shows and the Musical Gardens (included with the Passport tickets).

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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 of the Palace, opens to you the doors of less 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.

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.


Musical Thursdays in the Royal Chapel

Concerts of the Chambre de Musique Baroque de Versailles in the Royal Chapel. 

  • Thursdays at 17:30
  • Free entry through entrance B
  • Booking is required for groups

Cecilia Bartoli : La Cenerentola

The famous mezzo-soprano comes back to Versailles to play The Cenerentola, masterpiece of the composer Rossini.

Opera at the Royal Opera


24 and 26 February 2017


Rossi : Orfeo

Discover this tragycomedy by Luigi Rossi in three acts, created in the Palais-Royal in Paris on 2nd March 1647, with a libretto by Francesco Buti.

Comedie-ballet at the Royal Opera


3 and 4 March 2017


Ravel : Boléro

Maurice Ravel’s Boléro is one of the most popular orchestra compositions and the most often performed in the world. The rest of the programme takes us to the shores of the Mediterranean, in Italy, France and Spain where sun and music play together.

Concert at the Royal Opera

10 March 2017 at 8pm


Monteverdi : Orfeo

Orfeo is one of the major works in the opera world, performed on stages all over the world.

Opera at the Royal Opera

8 March 2017 at 8pm


Mehul : Mass for Napoleon's coronation / Beethoven : Symphony N°5

Mehul composed a grand Messe solennelle for the grandiose ceremonies to which the future emperor aspired. Developed in a Viennese style close to Haydn’s, the score abounds with inventive ideas.

Concert at the Royal Opera

11 March 2017 at 7pm


Philippe Jaroussky : Orpheus' myth

For Monteverdi’s anniversary, Philippe Jaroussky wished to pay a tribute to both the composer and his symbolic character: Orpheus.

Opera in concert version at the Royal Opera

12 and 14 March 2017


Mozart : Don Giovanni

Discover Don Giovanni, the most famous work of Mozart proposed by Marc Minkowski and Ivan Alexandre, acompanied by a briliant team of singers.

Opera at the Royal Opera

21, 23, 24, 26 March 2017


Charpentier : Grand Motets for the Holy Week

For this concert, Sébastien Daucé wished to present the different aspects of the works composed by Charpentier on this occasion, for different uses.

Concert at the Royal Chapel

28 March 2017 at 8pm


Rossini : Elisabetta Regina d’Inghilterra

On 4th October 1815, the premiere of a new opera seria was performed at the Teatro San Carlo of Naples: Elizabeth, Queen of England. This marked the arrival in Naples of the young Italian opera prodigy Gioachino Rossini, who was only 23 years old at the time and it was the first of the 9 works he would write for this legendary theatre. 

Opera in Concert version at the Royal Opera

30 March 2017 at 8pm


Bach: Passion According to Saint John

Of Bach’s two remaining passions, the one according to Saint John was composed first and reworked several times by the Cantor for different executions in 1724 and 1747, which bring it magnificent balance when an optimal version inspired by the four known versions is performed.

Concert at the Royal Chapel

31 March et 1 April 2017


Musical Gardens ticket

The Musical Gardens ticket includes the admission to:

Tuesdays from 4 April to 16 May and Tuesdays from 4 July to 31 October 2017, as well as Fridays from 31 March to 27 October 2017.

Full price

8,50 € Book online

Reduced price

7,50 € Book online

Musical Fountains Show ticket

The Musical Fountains Show ticket includes the admission to:

On Saturdays and Sundays from 1 April to 29 October 2017, on Tuesdays from 23 May to 27 June 2017 as well as on some additional dates (Friday 14 April 2017, Thursday 25 May 2017, Friday 14 July 2017, Tuesday 15 August 2017).

Full price

9,50 € Buy online

Reduced price

8 € Buy online

The Royal Serenade of the Hall of Mirrors

Just before the Fountains Night Show, the musicians and dancers of the Compagnie Baroque await you to join in a French-style ball in the sumptuous setting of the Hall of Mirrors.

Every Saturday from 17 June to 16 September 2017

Departures at 6:30PM, 6:50PM, 7:10PM, 7:30PM and 7:50PM.

Full price

24 € Book

Reduced price

21 € Book

The Fountains Night Show

When night falls, the gardens are transformed to offer a stunning visual and musical treat as fountains and groves come alive with colourful and dramatic lighting effects. This year once more, lighting and stage-effects artists will light up the gardens and display their surprising installations to the strollers: water features in the Mirror Fountain, lasers streaking across the dark in the Colonnade Grove and the fireworks display in front of the Grand Canal by the Groupe F to conclude the evening’s entertainment.

Every Saturday from 17 June to 16 September 2017.

Full price

26 € Book

Tarif Réduit

22 € Book

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