Created in the Great Stables of the Palace of Versailles in 2003, the National Equestrian Academy is a major innovation in the field of live entertainment. This high-level higher education institution attaches huge importance to passing on its expertise through equestrian shows, guided and unaccompanied tours.
La Voie de l’Écuyer
Choreographed by Bartabas and the equestrians of the Académie équestre de Versailles, La Voie de l'écuyer - Opus 2022 illustrates the spirit and sensibility of the school-company, which has been based in the Grande Ecurie of the Palace of Versailles since 2003.
Based on the transmission of knowledge, the show sees the new class of equestrians evolve on new choreographies and revisit the emblematic tableaux of the Academy, such as the fencing on horseback, the ballet of sorayas with long reins, or the singing carousel.
The performance is followed by a free tour of the stables.
All ages from 5 years old.
Every weekend, Saturday at 6pm and Sunday at 3pm and some Wednesdays at 3pm during school holidays. During July and August, Sunday performances are exceptionally at 5pm.
Duration : 1 hour followed by a free tour of the stables.
Price : from 16 to 28 €.
Passport 2 days + equestrian show
This ticket gives access to the whole of the Estate for 2 consecutive days and also to the Equestrian Show presented at the Equestrian Academy of Versailles.
For groups of more than 20 people, guided tours with a tour guide on request.
Contact the Academy : Charlotte De Smet on 01 39 02 62 75
From April 1st to October 30th 2022, enjoy the Musical Gardens from Tuesday to Friday and the Musical Fountains Shows on Saturdays and Sundays in the Gardens and the groves open for the occasion. Every Saturday night from June 11th to September 24th, and on Thursday July 14th and Monday August 15th, discover the gardens of Versailles in the evening with the Night Fountains Shows.
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