2h30 of magical walk in the gardens of the Palace of Versailles
+ big fireworks
Every Saturday evening from June 12 to September 18, 2021

great musical waters at the chateau de Versailles on saturday evening in summer

WE love
: a summer evening walk in a magical and fairy-tale setting 
When:  every Saturday night until September 18 from 8:30 to 11:05 pm
Location:   in the park of the Palace of Versailles
Free:  for children under 6

The great nocturnal waters

  • Every Saturday nightfrom 8:30 p.m., from mid-June (exceptionally from July this year because of Covid19) until September 19, in the park Palace of Versailles designed by Le Nôtre
  • The great night waters, it's a great moment where the park is put in music and light and the fountains come to life
  • The groves and fountains are adorned with unreal lights, shadows and mysterious reflections
  • The 35 ponds and groves of the park are magnified by this play of light and music
  • Your walk is at the rhythm of the Baroque music of the time of Louis XIV
  • Infinal potheosis, great sumptuous fireworks above the castle ? Duration of the fireworks: 15 minutes
  • It is a true enchantment, a unique show
  • 2h30 of strolling in the park, at your own pace, according to your desires
  • The park of the Palace of Versailles becomes mysterious and the statues and fountains offer visitors a very special atmosphere



The program of great nocturnal waters and tariffs

  • The program :
    •  Opening of the Grand Perspective from 8:30 to 11:05 pm
    • Launching from 8:30 to 10:45 pm
    • Music from 20:35 to 23:05
    • Opening of the groves and watering from 8:30 to 10:40 pm
    • Final fireworks from 22:50 to 23:05.
  • Price : 26,85 ?
  • Free for children under 6 years old



Other suggestions at the Palace of Versailles during the summer

  • Possibility to couple the evening "Grandes Eaux Nocturnes" with the Royal Serenade in the Hall of Mirrors. 40 minutes visit the Grand Apartments at sunset, from the Vestibule of the Royal Chapel to the Salon d'Hercule to the Hall of Mirrors, in the company of musicians and dancers. In the image of the Court of the 17th century, the spectators attend farcical scenes or full of grandeur that the golds of Versailles witnessed: reception of the Sultana at the Court which gives rise to a Turquerie, religious song, sword fighting ...

exceptional evening at the chateau de Versailles on the occasion of the great night waters

The great night waters at the Palace of Versailles, an ideal family outing

Practical information

See schedule details - Every Saturday from July to mid September
- From 8:30 to 11:05 pm


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Olivia Team Familin'Paris

Yes, the Grandes Eaux Nocturnes are suitable for children of all ages. It is a spectacular stroll through the castle grounds. It all depends on what time your child is used to going to bed. It's free for children under 5 years old.

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