useful information for your visit

  • The Palace is open every day except Monday. The Palace opens at 9 am; the Trianon estate opens at noon, from Tuesday to Sunday.
  • In order to reduce your waiting time at the audioguide desk, download the visit application on your mobile phone. It contains all the audio guides, an interactive map and practical information.

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  • The Gardens and the Park are open everyday. Access to the Gardens is free except on days of fountains shows.
  • To make the most of your visit at Versailles, plan to spend a full day in the estate. Read our advices to better organize your visit. 
  • Guided tours allow you to visit otherwise closed rooms and then to directly join free visit routes. 
  • See the rules of visit

Read the FAQ Conditions for free admission 

Getting to the Palace

Place d’Armes, 78000 Versailles

Check out the interactive map Bienvenue à Versailles

Get there

Opening times & Access

To ensure the anti-terrorist security plan, opening hours of the gates have changed, every bag or vehicle is controlled upon access and large baggage items are not admitted on the Estate (exceeding 55x35x25 cm).
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Opening hours

17°C - 24°C

The Palace

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

Open from 9:00 am to 6:30 pmAttendance: average

The estate of Trianon

A place of intimacy

Open from 12:00 pm to 6:30 pmAttendance: low

The Gardens

The art of perspective

Open from 8:00 am to 8:30 pmMusical Gardens

The Park

A haven of greenery

Visit the estate

Passport

Are included:

The Palace with timed entry + audioguide;

The estate of Trianon;

The temporary exhibitions;

The Gardens of the Palace;

The Park.

 

Starting from 20€

Palace ticket

Are included:

The Palace with timed entry + audioguide;

The tempory exhibitions;

The Gardens of the Palace (except on Musical Fountain Shows or Musical Gardens days);

The Park.

Full price 18€

Estate of Trianon ticket

Are included:

The estate of Trianon;

The temporary exhibitions;

the Gardens of the Palace (except on Musical Fountain Shows or Musical Gardens days);

The Park.

Full price 12€

"1 year in Versailles" card

Are included:

Unlimited access to the whole estate of Versailles;

Skip the line access to the Palace;

An exclusive cultural program;

Numerous discounts.

Starting from 55€

News

Exhibition

5 february 2022 - 5 june 2022

The recovered masterpieces

The Palace of Versailles is presenting two masterpieces of 18th-century sculpture, commissioned by Louis XIV and Louis XV respectively: Zéphyr, Flore et l’Amour, and L'Abondance. These works, recently rediscovered and identified after many years of searching, and are now entering the Palace of Versailles’ collections. The exhibition is an opportunity to retrace the unique journey of these works, from their creation to their entrance in the national collections.

Mobile Application

Rabbids at Versailles

The Rabbids have invaded the Gardens of Versailles! You have to repair the damage and flush them out to send them back where they came from!

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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!

Opening

Special opening of the Gallery of Coaches

Located in the the Great Stables of the Palace of Versailles, the Gallery of Coaches exceptionally reopens its doors to visitors, free of charge, every Saturday and Sunday afternoon from 12.30pm to 6.30pm.

Facilities

The Palace offers a whole set of services on site

Services
Patronage Token

Patronage Token

Make a 5€ donation and join the community of Versailles patrons. Offer it to your loved ones as well!

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