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Palace of Versailles: Entry Ticket

See the rooms of this elegant 17th-century castle

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Tiqets International B.V.
Registered address: James Wattstraat 77-P, 1097 DL, Amsterdam, NL
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Audio guide: English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Ukrainian
Wheelchair accessible
Smartphone tickets accepted

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What's included

Timed entrance to the Palace of Versailles
Access to all rooms inside the palace
Access to the Coach Gallery on weekends
Free interactive App for download

What's not included

Night show
Access to the Gardens (from April 1st until October 31st) when there are Musical Fountains Shows or Musical Gardens (please check the PDF file for the dates of the shows)

Important information

All visitors are required to submit to a security check. This cannot be skipped, and a lengthy line can form at peak times. The line is uncovered, so bring an umbrella if the weather threatens rain.
  • See a wide variety of preserved 18th-century French furniture in Baroque, Classicist and Empire style including the famous chests of André-Charles Boulle
  • Enjoy access to one of France's most visited attractions with your Versailles tickets and learn more about the UNESCO World Heritage site with the included audio guide
  • Catch your reflection in the stunning Hall of Mirrors, where the Treaty of Versailles was signed to end WWI or bask in 250 acres of perfectly landscaped gardens

With hundreds of acres of magnificent gardens and ornaments everywhere you look, this 17th-century French castle is a masterclass in swankiness. Get the royal treatment with Versailles tickets. While the splendor amazes your eyes, the included audio guide will fill your head with context.

Unbelievable as it may seem, this complex was initially a humble brick-and-stone hunting lodge built for Louis XIII. His son Louis XIV (the Sun King) went his own way, turning it into an enormous monument to architecture, art, and the fine taste of the French monarchy. There are no half-measures in its conception or execution (it has more than 1,200 fireplaces!).

That opulence you'll have the chance to enjoy with your Versailles tickets is most evident in the Galerie des Glaces (Hall of Mirrors), a 75m-long ballroom lined with statues and busts. The 357 mirrors bedecking the 17 arches opposite the windows.

But the Palace of Versailles isn't just famed for its magnificence – it was also where the Treaty of Versailles was signed to end WWI. Versailles is one of the most visited attractions in France, as well as a UNESCO World Heritage site.

The audio guide that can be added to your basket at the checkout for €6, will give you all sorts of info and stories about the history of this magnificent complex.

  • Show your smartphone ticket at the entrance 'A'
  • Make sure you arrive early to anticipate potential public transport issues. Latecomers won’t be admitted 30 minutes after the selected timeslot
  • Tickets are not exchangeable

Getting There:

  • RER: Line C to Versailles-Château-Rive Gauche
  • SNCF: trains from Montparnasse Station to Versailles-Chantiers
  • SNCF: trains from Saint-Lazare Station to Versailles-Rive Droite
  • Parking: There are several paid car parks inside and outside the Estate. Access is free of charge for disabled visitors' vehicles, upon presentation of supporting documents
Palace
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday 09:00 - 18:30
Wednesday 09:00 - 18:30
Thursday 09:00 - 18:30
Friday 09:00 - 18:30
Saturday Closed
Gardens
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday 08:00 - 20:30
Wednesday 08:00 - 20:30
Thursday 08:00 - 20:30
Friday 08:00 - 20:30
Saturday Closed
Palace of Versailles
Place d'Armes, 78000, Versailles
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  • Get a full refund if you select a refundable ticket during checkout and cancel until 23:59 the day before you visit.
  • Rescheduling is not possible for this ticket.

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Alexander,  United Kingdom United Kingdom
22 Nov 2023
Excellent
The booking process was very easy and explained how to get there via public transport and what to do when you arrive at the palace, would recommend.
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Mark,  Australia Australia
07 Dec 2023
Excellent
Everything went smoothly from entry to collecting our audio-guides. The additional information included on the ticket when printed was clear and easy to follow. This alleviated any stress on...
Everything went smoothly from entry to collecting our audio-guides. The additional information included on the ticket when printed was clear and easy to follow. This alleviated any stress on arrival. The initial booking process was straightforward and hassle free.
Palace of Versailles: Entrance Ticket
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Yoshiko,  United States United States
31 Oct 2023
Excellent
Easy to order and use No need to print it out Screenshot is okay to get through if you are not connected internet
Palace of Versailles: Entrance Ticket

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