This summer at the Palace of Versailles

The cultural offer
Tuesday 23 July at 2.30pm

Early closing of the Musical Gardens, the Sailors' Gate and the Eva Jospin exhibition. The gardens will be open free of charge from 2pm.

10°C - 24°C

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The Palace

The Palace

From the seat of power to a museum of the history of France

Open from 9:00 am to 6:30 pmAttendance: above average
The estate of Trianon

The estate of Trianon

A place of intimacy

Open from 10:00 am to 6:30 pmAttendance: average
The Gardens

The Gardens

The art of perspective

Open from 7:00 am to 5:30 pmMusical Fountains Shows
The Great Stables

The Great Stables

The Coach Gallery

Open from 9:00 am to 6:30 pmAttendance: low
The Park

The Park

A haven of greenery

Open from 7:00 am to 8:30 pmAttendance: average
The estate of Marly

The estate of Marly

Open from 7:00 am to 7:00 pmAttendance: low
The Small Stables

The Small Stables

The Sculptures and Mouldings Gallery

Open from 12:30 pm to 6:30 pmAttendance: low
The Royal Tennis Court

The Royal Tennis Court

A Testament to the French Revolution

Open from 12:30 pm to 6:30 pmAttendance: low

Exhibitions

18 June 2024 to 29 September 2024

Eva Jospin - Versailles

The Palace of Versailles has invited the artist Eva Jospin to exhibit her creation Chambre de soie (Silk Room) in the Palace’s Orangery from 18 June to 29 September 2024.

Shows

From 29 March to 31 October 2024

Fountains Shows and Musical Gardens

From 29 March to 31 October 2024, enjoy the Musical Gardens and the Great Musical Waters in the gardens and groves opened for the occasion. Every Saturday evening from 8 June to 21 September, Sunday 14 July, friday 28 June and Thursday 15 August, discover the Gardens in the evening with the The Night Fountains Show.

Exhibitions

Travelling exhibition

Virtually Versailles

After highly successful runs in Singapore and Shanghai, the Virtually Versailles immersive exhibition is reaching out to international audiences at Hangzhou's Winland Center from May 2, 2024. A unique opportunity to discover Versailles from China.

Late-opening visits

On Tuesdays July 16, August 20 and September 17 and October 15, 2024

Late-openings of the Horse in Majesty exhibition

On Tuesdays July 16, August 20 and September 17 and October 15, 2024, take part in exceptional late opening to discover the The Horse in Majesty at the Heart of a Civilisation exhibition.

horse in majesty – at the heart of a civilisation

Plan my visit

guided tours

During guided tours, a speaker from the Palace invites you into lesser known locations otherwise closed to the visitors. You can also book online tours to discover the backstage of the Castle from your home!

The Palace of Versailles' Mobile Application

Life on the estate

The Palace of Versailles' Mobile App

The app is completely free of charge. It includes the audioguide tours in English and an interactive map of the Estate.

Life on the estate

Olympic Games: practical information and summer program

This summer, the Palace of Versailles will be hosting the equestrian events of the Paris 2024 Olympic Games. The Palace of Versailles is open throughout the Olympic period, offering a unique program of events. Find out more about the summer program.

Choosing your ticket

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Getting to Versailles

Opening times, access, public transportation...

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Visiting Versailles

Advice and routes to better plan your visit

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Activities for children, youth rates, walks
Opening times, access, public transportation
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The official Palace of Versailles app.

The free application of the Palace offers audio tours to accompany your visit to the Estate (Palace, Gardens, Trianon Estate, etc.) as well as an interactive map.

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22,000 artworks to discover online

With 60,000 artworks, collections of Versailles illustrate 5 centuries of French History. This set reflects the dual vocation of the Palace once inhabited by the sovereigns and then a museum dedicated "to all the glories of France" inaugurated by Louis-Philippe in 1837.

1787 — Elisabeth-Louise Vigée-Lebrun

Marie-Antoinette, reine de France, et ses enfants
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Le serment du Jeu de Paume, 20 juin 1789

1791 - 1792 — Jacques-Louis David

Le serment du Jeu de Paume, 20 juin 1789
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1701 — Hyacinthe RIGAUD

Louis XIV
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1783 — Élisabeth Vigée Lebrun

Portrait de Marie-Antoinette
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1665 — Gian-Lorenzo Bernini, dit (le) Bernin

Buste de Louis XIV
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1678-1685 — Charles Le Brun

Le roi gouverne par lui-même, 1661
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1846 — Horace Vernet

Le roi Louis-Philippe entouré de ses cinq fils [...]
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1777 — Michel-Barthélémy Ollivier

Souper du prince
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1706 — Antoine Morand

Pendule dite "de Louis XIV"
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