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Fountains Shows and Musical Gardens

The Musical Fountains Shows takes place every week-end from April to October.

Musical Fountains Show

Set out to explore the fountains and groves with their water features spouting to the rhythm of music. Several circuits are available to enable you to enjoy the numerous masterpieces of the gardens or lead you to their most secret spots.

On Saturdays and Sundays from March 26 to October 30 2016 (except on May 1st), on Tuesdays from May 24 to June 28 2016 as well as on some additional dates (Friday March 25, Thursday May 5 and Thursday July 14 2016).

All tuesdays from 24 May to 28 June 2016.

BOOK A PASSPORT TICKET More info

Passport Ticket
1 day : €25

2 days : €30
covering the Musical Fountains Show, the visit to the Palace, the Trianon palaces and the Estate of Marie-Antoinette.

On-line booking or on the spot (at the Palace ticket offices).

 

Musical Fountains Show Ticket: €9
covering the gardens and the Musical Fountains Show.
Reduced price*: €7. Group price*: €7.5.
Free admission* for certain visitors.

On-line booking or purchased on the spot (at the entrance to the gardens).

NB: if you benefit from a free admission to the Palace, you only need to buy a ticket for the Musical Fountains Show.

> Groves open from 9am to 6:30pm
> Musical displays from 10am to 6:30pm
> Water displays from 11am to noon and from 3:30pm to 5pm, tuesdays from 11am to noon and from 2:30pm to 4pm
> Mirror Fountain : water display every 10 minutes from 10am to 6:30pm
> Water Theater Grove : water display every 15 minutes from 10am to 6:30pm
> The Neptune Fountain : Water display at 5:20 (no water display on tuesdays)

Musical Gardens

To enjoy the gardens in fine weather, the groves and other preserved areas of the gardens are accessible on certain Tuesdays from April to October for a musical promenade: a chance to discover some of the finest features or the French-style formal gardens designed by André Le Nôtre.

Tuesdays from March 29 to May 17 and Tuesdays from July 5 to October 25 2016, as well as Fridays from July 1st to September 30 2016.

BOOK A PASSPORT TICKET More info

Passport Ticket:
1-day : €25

2-day : €30
covering the Musical Gardens, the visit to the Palace, the Trianon palaces and the Estate of Marie-Antoinette.

On-line booking or on the spot (at the Palace ticket offices).
 

Musical Gardens Ticket: €8
covering the gardens and the Musical Gardens.
Reduced price*: €7. Group price*: €7. Free admission* for certain visitors.

On-line booking or purchased on the spot (at the entrance to the gardens).

NB: if you benefit from a free admission to the Palace, you only need to buy a ticket for the Musical Gardens.

Music plays from 10:00 am to 6:30 pm (17:30 on March 29 2016) 

Gardens subscription

Gardens subscription

Get access to the Fountains Shows and the Musical Gardens all season long.

More info

Subscription card for the Musical Fountains Show and the Musical Gardens: €22
Reduced price*: €14

Valid for all the season. Purchased on the spot (at the entrance to the gardens on the days of the Musical Fountains Show and the Musical Gardens).

Free admission and reductions

On Fountain Show days and on Musical Garden days, check if you are entitled to free admission before accessing the Gardens.

More info

Free admission
* Children aged 0 to 5, members of the Société des Amis de Versailles, subscribers to “A Year in Versailles” (Musical Fountain show and Musical Gardens only).

Tickets to the Musical Fountains Show, Fountains Night Show and Musical Gardens
* Reduced price: visitors aged 6 to 17, students, holders of the family reduction card, people with reduced mobility and their guide, subscribers to “A Year in Versailles” (Fountains Night Show).
* Group price: groups from 30 people upwards (specific prices for school groups).

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.

The measuresThe measures

Large luggage Due to the anti-terrorist security plan :

Visitors with large baggage items are not admitted on the Estate (exceeding 55x35x25 cm)

Open gates Due to the anti-terrorist security plan:

some gates are closed or have their opening hours modified.

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