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17 november 2022

Restoration work on Apollo's Fountain to begin

In December 2022, the Palace of Versailles is starting restoration work of Apollo’s Chariot Fountain, thanks to the patronage of CMA CGM Group.


17 october 2022

Louis XV, passions of a king

Exhibition from 18 October 2022 to 19 February 2023

In October 2022, the Palace of Versailles is for the first time devoting a major exhibition to king Louis XV.


21 October 2022

Madame du Barry’s restored apartment reopens

From October 22

Following a major restoration spanning more than 18 months, from 22 October 2022 on Madame du Barry’s apartment is reopening to the public.


8 september 2022

The Palace of Versailles during the Second World War

An original documentary series available on YouTube from 3 September

The Palace of Versailles is brought to the screen in a documentary series named "Occupied Versailles: The Palace of Versailles during World War Two".


17 June 2022

Summer 2022: Rediscovering the estate of Trianon

This summer, the Palace of Versailles is inviting visitors to come and explore the estate of Trianon as they’ve never seen it before.


16 June 2022

Creation of The Perfumer’s Garden at the estate of Trianon

In collaboration with Maison Francis Kurkdjian - Opening in Spring 2023

Le Jardin du Parfumeur présentera des centaines d'essences odoriférantes dans l'esprit des jardins de Trianon du XVIIe siècle.


24 May 2022

A new collection of upcycled sneakers

A Palace of Versailles x Le Lissier collaboration

The Palace of Versailles has once again joined forces with French upcycling experts Le Lissier to design a new collection of sneakers.


27 May 2022

Acquisition of a portrait of Catherine Duchemin

The first woman to be admitted to France’s Royal Academy of Painting and Sculpture

The Palace of Versailles has just acquired an oil on canvas painting of Catherine Duchemin.


29 March 2022

The Dauphin’s restored apartment

Nestled in the heart of the royal residence, the Dauphin’s apartment is reopening to the public from 1 April 2022 following months of restoration.


Throughout the year 2022
2022: A tribute to Louis XV

A special exhibition will enable the public to learn more about this King, some apartments of this are to be reopened and the famous Passemant astronomical clock restored.

From 1 April 2022
Reopening of the Dauphin's apartment restored

Following months of restoration works this prestigious apartment is reopening to the public from 1 April 2022. This sweeping project that has reunited this symbolic place with all its original cohesiveness and legibility. The works set out to restore the spaces to the state they would once have been in when Louis XV’s son first occupied them in 1747.

From 1 april 2022
Reopening of the Royal Tennis Court restored

Rediscovering one of the French Revolution’s iconic sites, after 8 months of restoration

From 18 October 2022 to 19 February 2023
Exhibition Louis XV

Going beyond the King᾽s public image, this first exhibition devoted to Louis XV at the Palace of Versailles will seek to capture the complex personality of the man beneath the monarch.

Until October 2022
Restauration work in Madame du Barry’s apartment

This apartment is one of the most refined in the former royal residence and a testimony to the private Versailles of Louis XV. It will be restored to its former harmony and charm.

Find all informations on the website of Château de Versailles Spectacles

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