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Galerie des Carrosses

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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 3 weeks ago
Richard F
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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Recreating a Bygone Era

This is not a big museum of royal carriages, but still impressive. Extremely elaborate ones for... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
Lynne M
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Toronto, Canada
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1 avenue Rockefeller | Musee Du Carrosse, 78000, Versailles, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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.

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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 22 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

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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 Jo K
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 13 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

Thank Emma3842
Reviewed 31 March 2018

These carriages are amazing, set outside the main palace this attraction is well worth a visit. There is no cost to visit as it is included in your ticket to the Palace, the history behind these carriages is amazing and the fact they have survived...More

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Really pleased we went here, the carriages and sledges - yes sledges - were well displayed, even the horses looked real! And it's free to enter,

Thank Norman W
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