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Versailles Destination Guide

Touring Versailles in France.

Versailles in the region of Île-de-France with it's 85,416 citizens is located in France - some 10 mi (or 17 km) West of Paris, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Versailles

Time in Versailles is now 07:56 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Paris" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: London, The Hague, Haarlem, Amsterdam, Brussels or Amiens. Being here already, consider visiting Viroflay, Versailles, Vélizy-Villacoublay, Saint-Cyr-l'École, Saint-Cloud and Guyancourt. We collected some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

28°C / 82 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 67 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 55%
Air Pressure 1019.3 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 24th of July 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 31°C (87 °F)
Night: 23°C (73 °F)
Wednesday, 25th of July 2018
Sky is clear, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 26°C (79 °F)
Night: 17°C (63 °F)
Thursday, 26th of July 2018
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 29°C (85 °F)
Night: 22°C (72 °F)

Videos

Palace of Versailles - Entrance

02:18 min ( March 29, 2009 by Carlos Luz)
Views: 2,652 - Rating: 5/5

Carluz.sc12.co.uk Paris, França Viagem de 24 a 29 Dezembro de 2008 Palácio de Versalhes O Palácio de Versalhes é um château real localizado na cidade de Versalhes, uma aldeia rural à época de s...

Versailles (mars 2012)- ( 2012)

03:52 min ( March 04, 2012 by anastasieD)
Views: 158 - Rating: 5/5

Music: Bethoven - Piano Sonata No 8 in C Minor I do not own any rights on this music


RER CPorchefontaineVersailles-Rive-Gauch...

03:33 min ( December 10, 2010 by nek0mask55)
Views: 1,521 - Rating: 5/5

RERCZParis RER C lines train ride for Versailles-Rive-Gauche

Cafe Lazare Versailles France (MVI_047...

01:12 min ( May 07, 2010 by ShutterbugBill)
Views: 413 - Rating: 0/5

After a full day at sightseeing at Chateau Versailles and Gardens, we checked into our room at the Royal Hotel. Once settled, we walked over to Cafe Lazare on rue de Satory in the city of Versailles. ...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Versailles during the next days.

23
Jul
2018

Consultation Individuelle Coaching Colombes-La Défense

Beginning: 01:00 pm (13:00).
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25
Jul
2018

PILC / MOUTIN / CECCARELLI

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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31
Jul
2018

HADRIEN FERAUD "BORN IN THE 80'S"

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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11
Aug
2018

PSG Vs Caen

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Paris Saint Germain FC V SM Caen

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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14
Aug
2018

" Le Mystère Paganini "

Beginning: 03:30 pm (15:30).
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24
Aug
2018

Paris Summer Jam : Kendrick Lamar + N.E.R.D. + IAM

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Kendrick Lamar & IAM - Paris Summer Jam 2018

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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PARIS SUMMER JAM

Beginning: 04:00 pm (16:00).
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Paris Summer Jam 2018 - Kendrick Lamar

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

Tennis Court Oath

The Tennis Court Oath (French: Serment du jeu de paume) was a pivotal event during the first days of the French Revolution. The Oath was a pledge signed by 576 of the 577 members from the Third Estate who were locked out of a meeting of the Estates-General on 20 June 1789. The only person who did not sign was Joseph Martin-Dauch, a politician who would not execute decisions not sanctioned by the king.

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Located at 48.8, 2.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1789 events of the French Revolution, 18th century in Paris, Oaths

Seine-et-Oise

Seine-et-Oise was a département of France encompassing the western, northern, and southern parts of the metropolitan area of Paris. Its préfecture (capital) was Versailles and its official number was 78. Seine-et-Oise was abolished in 1968.

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Located at 48.8, 2.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1790 establishments in France, 1968 disestablishments in France, Former departments of France in France, States and territories disestablished in 1968, States and territories established in 1790

École nationale supérieure d'architecture de Versailles

The École nationale supérieure d'architecture de Versailles or ENSAV is a French architectural school located at the ancient stables of the Versailles Palace. The school was founded in 1969 after the suppression of the École des beaux-arts architecture section. Architect Jean Castex was one of the school's founders, while Nicolas Michelin (co-founder of the group Labfac) was the managing director from 2001 to 2009. The current dean is the architect Vincent Michel.

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Located at 48.8, 2.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Architecture schools in France, Educational institutions established in 1969

Cimetière des Gonards

The Cimetière des Gonards began operations in 1879 on a 130,000 m² property in the wealthy Parisian suburb of Versailles, France. It is the area’s largest cemetery with more than 12,000 tombs.

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Located at 48.8, 2.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1879 establishments in France, Buildings and structures in Yvelines, Cemeteries in Île-de-France, Visitor attractions in Yvelines

Hall of Mirrors

The Hall of Mirrors (French: Grande Galerie or Galerie des Glaces) is the central gallery of the Palace of Versailles and is renowned as being one of the most famous rooms in the world. As the principal and most remarkable feature of King Louis XIV of France's third building campaign of the Palace of Versailles (1678–1684), construction of the Hall of Mirrors began in 1678 (Kimball, 1940; Nolhac, 1901; 1925; Marie, 1968; 1977; Verlet, 1985).

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Located at 48.8, 2.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Baroque architecture at Versailles, Buildings and structures completed in 1682

Quote of the moment

I am not the same having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world.

Mary Anne Radmacher Hershey