The chapel of Notre-Dame des Armées, a chapter in the history of Versailles (guided tour in french)

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Presentation

When Versailles lived by the sound of the bugle! Did you know that after the departure of the Court during the Revolution, the deserted royal buildings were more or less turned into barracks? This meant that throughout the 19th century and even beyond, the city was always crawling with soldiers. The soldiers' refuge and its charming chapel were founded for them, and still carry many reminders of the era. Discover an often-overlooked side of the history of Versailles!

Duration : 1h30
  • Langue :
    • Français

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