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Galerie des Carrosses

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set in a separate building, we nearly missed it - sumptious lavish and OTT this is really worth a... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
Linda J
Tadley, United Kingdom
Interesting and free display

Although this is part of the Palace, it was actually free to visit. The carriages were very nice to... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Swindon, United Kingdom
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1 avenue Rockefeller | Musee Du Carrosse, 78000, Versailles, France
+33 1 30 83 78 00
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Carriages seem to be collected from everywhere and from any period. It is more a curiosity - mostly lives by children - than a cultural journey through the royal carriages.

Thank mcitaly2016
Reviewed 24 September 2018

set in a separate building, we nearly missed it - sumptious lavish and OTT this is really worth a visit

Thank Linda J
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Although this is part of the Palace, it was actually free to visit. The carriages were very nice to look at and clearly well maintained and restored. Some of the displays with the horses on their harnesses were impressive.

Thank 890RichardF
Reviewed 30 June 2018

This is not a big museum of royal carriages, but still impressive. Extremely elaborate ones for kings, and even pint-sized carriages for baby princes. Descriptions are in English so you get a good idea of the era of kings. it's across the road from Versailles...More

Thank Lynne M
Reviewed 23 May 2018

no cueing, no wait, no entrance fee and a feel of times past. And based on the size of the coaches, I think people in the 1800's were rather small

Thank traveladdictions
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Opens at 12.30pm but wow what a wonderful display of coaches. The gold coach - wow. It's around 10 minutes slow walk from the Palace

Thank jofunkyfacepainter
Reviewed 5 May 2018

I've never seen anything quite like this in my life. An outstanding collection of carriages, something I wouldn't usually be interested in. This collection of Royal coaches was just phenomenal, and this museum is ABSOLUTELY worth a visit. It's free, it's a hidden gem, and,...More

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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Really great collection of royal horse drawn carriages that is accessible to see on your visit to Versailles and is a free entrance. Tour groups tend to skip past this.

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Walk across the bus park in front of Versailles Palace to the old stable building - amazing display of beautiful horse drawn carriages, very ornate and some weighing more than 2 tons. It's all free!

Thank Barbara G
Reviewed 13 April 2018

This was excellent. Lots of coaches to see and entry was free, Cannot fault it. We would have had to pay in London

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