From May 22th to October 31th 2021, enjoy the Musical Fountains Shows and the Musical Gardens in the Gardens and the groves open for the occasion. Every Saturday night from 12th June to 18th September, and on Wednesday 14th July, discover the gardens of Versailles in the evening with the Night Fountains Shows.
An original creation
From 19 June to 10 October 2021, the Palace of Versailles will have the honour of hosting “The Lalanne at Trianon” in partnership with Galerie Mitterrand. This exhibition will present works by sculptors Claude and François-Xavier Lalanne along a visit route that leads from the gardens of the Petit Trianon to the Queen's Hamlet.
Life of the estate
Experience the restoration site
More than forty years after its last major restoration, the Royal Chapel is requiring an urgent intervention on the roof timbers, the roof and decorative lead work, the statues and the window frames and stained glass. Follow the live of the restoration of this architectural masterpiece.
From 1st June to 3rd October 2021
Saturday 3 July 2021 from 7pm to midnight
Saturday 3 July 2021 from 7pm to midnight / The Palace
On the occasion of the 17th European Night of the Museums, on 3 July 2021, the Palace of Versailles invites you to an exceptional nocturnal discovery of two rare places: the Sculpture and Moulding Gallery, and the Coach Gallery.
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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!
A “green lung” just 16 kilometres from Paris, the estate managed by the Public Institution of the Palace of Versailles draws a great many nature lovers and sports enthusiasts every day. Make the most of this exceptional natural heritage on your own or with friends, as a family or a club.
The Palace of Versailles invited electronic music composer Thylacine to spend a day and three nights recording in full immersion to the sounds of Versailles: clock movements, harpsichords, locks, creaking floors… a variety of sounds were picked out to compose “Versailles”, a new and original piece of music, available to listen to from 4 July 2019.
Life on the Estate
The Sculptures and Mouldings Gallery will be open every weekend from 19 September to 31 December 2020. It houses two major collections, comprising a series of casts from the Musée du Louvre’s cast collection and some sixty original marble statues from the Gardens.