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Les Jardins du Chateau de Versailles welcome you again this year to help you discover the beauty of its gardens and fountains
Les Jardins du Chateau de Versailles welcome you again this year to help you discover the beauty of its gardens and fountains: Great Waters musical, musical gardens, fountains and nocturnal serenades of the Royal Hall of Mirrors return for the pleasure of tourists and in the Paris quest for beauty and spectacle from March 31, 2012.
A new season of Great Waters of Versailles returns to dazzle you again. Discover the program of the 2012 edition this year that will make you experience the magic of Versailles at the time of kings.
The Musical Fountain
The gardens of Versailles are revealed by the gushing waters. In his airs of Jean-Baptiste Lully stroll through this idyllic setting combining power and grace.
Saturday and Sunday from March 31 to October 28 and Tuesday May 22 to June 26, 2012. 9am to 18.30. Impoundment of the fountains on weekends from 11am to 12pm and from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., Tuesday from 11am to 12pm and from 14h30 to 16h.
Prices: 8 € over 18 years, € 6.5 6 to 17 years
Music in the Gardens
Tuesday, the castle offers visitors the opportunity to experience music in the garden groves fourteen. This walk takes you to the heart of these plants caskets containing real gems carved. Free or guided visit groves possible with outside providers.
Tuesday from April 3 to May 15 and July 3 to October 30, 2012. 9am to 18.30. No filling of fountains.
Admission: € 7 over 18 years, 6 € 6 to 17 years
The Night Fountain
At nightfall, the garden becomes a surprising gem visual and sound like the many festivals of the Sun King. The rhythm of Baroque music discover groves highlighted and enhanced by a large final fireworks.
June 16 to September 1, 2012 every Saturday from 21h to 23h30. Fireworks at 23:15.
Rates: 22€ over 18, 18€ from 6 to 17 years
The Serenade of the Royal Hall of Mirrors
Before the Night Fountain, stroll through the King's apartments and the Hall of Mirrors irradiated by the last rays of the sun. You will attend a ball given by way of Grand Century musicians and dancers in period costumes.
June 16 to September 1, 2012 every Saturday.
Two 45-minute performances at 18:45 and 19:45.
The Serenade is Royal sold only coupled with the Night Fountain.
Rates: € 38 over 18, 27€ from 6 to 17 years, 6€ from 2 to 5 years
Do not miss discovering these magnificent performances that are truly worth. Beautiful photos in perspective!
Official Site: Les Grandes eaux de Versailles