Our visits, and workshops

Guided tours of the city,  carriage rides, segways, bicycles.. book your activities in Versailles
From clay to marble: the techniques of Puget, Houdon and Pajou - Have you ever wondered why the same sculpture may exist in clay, plaster and marble, even bronze, when all of them are referred to as original works? Get a new perspective on ...
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Did you know that the Cathedral of Versailles houses a remarkable treasure, which was recently opened to the public? Restored after damage caused by the revolution, it is now superbly presented in the beautiful sacristy of the cathedral. Don't ...
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Louis XIV was a lover of candied fruit, while Marie-Antoinette had a penchant for macarons - What about you? What's your little weakness? The fascinating and passionate craftspeople of the city of Versailles await your visit to show off th...
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Public and private portraits: the state of the art Have you ever thought of looking at a portrait from this angle? To analyse the differences between an intimate portrait and one created for appearances, find out all there is to know about the rich...
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Spend the afternoon in the home of a princess - The Princess of Conti was one of the natural daughters of Louis XIV. Widowed at the age of 19, she spent a lot of time in her town house, organising parties, shows and promenades, attended by the ...
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Come and enjoy the festive atmosphere of Christmas in Versailles, as the horses' hooves clip-clop along the paved roads of the city! Are you wrapped up warmly? Then let us take you on a magical ride in the historical areas of Versailles, ...
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Discover the world of eunuchs, professionals of baroque singing, summoned by the Sun King to Versailles - These magnificent voices were in fashion throughout Europe, and Louis XIV, who especially loved music, brought a large number of them to ...
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