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Daytrip To Versailles

If you have time for only one daytrip from Paris, my vote would go to Versailles, Louis XIV's opulent palace about 40 minutes away by RER train. It's easy to get to and of the chateaux and palaces...
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Dabs
Feb 01, 2017

Ceilings

One visit is not enough to appreciate all the beauty of this palace. From my first visit I didn't remember the ceilings, dominated by the look of everything at eyes' level. I had to come twice,...
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solopes
Apr 06, 2016

Versailles

A trip to France is not complete until you have visited Versailles. Versailles is such a beautiful and grand place. The Palace is incredible in both size and in luxury. The history, artwork, the...
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cjg1
Mar 08, 2016

Wonderful gardens

Versailles Chateau is the ancent residence of the Borbone dinasty. At the beginning of his kingdom, Luigi XIV could not find any palace that could satisfy him, he tried the Palay Royal, the Louvre and...
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xaver
Oct 01, 2015

Invited by Louis XIV in 1685.

When visiting the drawing-rooms of Venus, Abundance, Diane and Mars one can imagine going back a few centuries and attend one of the evening receptions which Louis XIV offered to the Court in his...
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breughel
Feb 03, 2015

Chandeliers

Maybe the most beautiful room in the palace (if it is possible to choose one) is the Hall of Mirrors where glass is dominant. Seventeen large mirrors face seventeen windows, with sparkling chandeliers...
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solopes
Feb 02, 2015

Louis XIV

In the huge, rich and magnificent complex of Versailles the statue of Louis XIV seems... poor and discreet. The ambitious and vainglorious king would cut some heads if he could return and judge his...
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Feb 02, 2015

Hall of Mirrors.

Behind the Hall of Mirrors, symbol of the power of the King stands the remarkable project manager Charles le Brun (1619-1690). As “Premier peintre du Roi" first painter of the King, as director of the...
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breughel
Jan 03, 2015

Petit Trianon - Bedroom of Marie-Antoinette.

The comparison between the relatively modest room of the Queen at the Petit Trianon and the royal apartments of the Palace of Versailles is striking. The small dimensions of the bed of the queen in...
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breughel
Jan 03, 2015

Petit Trianon

In the beginning the castle of the Petit Trianon was built (1768) for the marquise de Pompadour, mistress of Louis XV. But she died before the end of the works and was replaced by, Madame Du Barry,...
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breughel
Jan 03, 2015

Grands Appartements - The Hercules Drawing-Room

The visit of the “Grands Appartments du Roi” begins with this splendid and large "Hercules drawing-room" at the junction of the central body and the northern wing.This room built between 1712 and 1736...
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Jan 03, 2015

The Gardens

A world around the Palace, the gardens are a wide collection of fountains and lakes, surrounded by flowers carefully arranged. Being so wide, you may use a small train to follow it, stopping in...
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Sep 30, 2014
 
 
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Things to Do Near Versailles - Daytrip

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The Palace of Versailles

Final part of the king's private suite tips with more pictures. the interior apartments and suite rooms of whichares composed of The gold-plate room, The bath chamber/privy purse room, The gold-plate...
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Royal Chapel

One could think making a count of the number of royal mistresses and bastards (of whom the king took very well care) that the daily presence of the king at the mass in the royal chapel was a question...
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Grand Canal

On two of our trips to Versailles, we went by car directly after arriving at Orly Airport (from the U.S.), en route to Chartres. We paid a minimal admission fee (we were not going in the chateau) and...
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Pont du Garigliano

the Seine River in Paris roughly cuts the city into two and there are several dozens of bridges that spans the seine river in Paris of which many of the bridges have different lengths and widths and...
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Pont Mirabeau

like what I've said, the Seine River have several dozens of Bridges spanning the section in Paris (37 bridges as of the present) and these bridges have different lengths and sizes and architectural...
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Musée Marmottan Monet - Monet Museum

This museum in the western part of the city, contains the private painting collection of Paul Marmottan including over 100 Monet's. The house was originally a hunting lodge when it was bought by...
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Getting to Versailles - Daytrip

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Place d'Armes, 78000 Versailles

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  • Sunday 09:00 to 18:30
  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday 09:00 to 18:30
  • Wednesday 09:00 to 18:30
  • Thursday 09:00 to 18:30
  • Friday 09:00 to 18:30
  • Saturday 09:00 to 18:30

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