What are the health precautions in place for visiting the Palace of Versailles in perfect safety?
What are the rules for admission to the Palace with young children (pushchairs, baby carriers)?
Are pushchairs allowed inside the Palace?
Where can I find toilets and baby-changing tables?
What activities are available for families?
How can I introduce children to the Palace of Versailles? Are there any games booklets I could do with them?
Where do I need to go first when I arrive at the Palace?
Once we have finished the family activity, can we access the unaccompanied visit and the gardens?
Can I book an activity for my family only?
Are there bag deposits available where we can leave our things?
Are we allowed to take pictures inside the Palace?
What do I do if I lose my child in the rooms?
Will the family activities in the gardens be cancelled if it rains?
Where can I have a picnic?
Who can I contact for more information about access to the Palace for people with disabilities or temporary reduced mobility?
Are there bag deposits available for me to leave my things?
Life on the estate
The Palace of Versailles now has a new area for educational activities. Located in the South Wing, this entirely customisable, 270-m2 workshop space can welcome up to 30,000 people per year: school groups, teachers, disabled and socially excluded groups, as well as families.
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.
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.