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Tallest fountain in the park

The tallest fountain in the park depicts the legend of Apollo slaying the dragon. It has a single... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2018
TAIN2013
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Beautifully sculpted

Whilst it's difficult to really pick & choose what's best in the Versailles Garden, the stark... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2018
SunnyOli
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Mumbai, India
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Aug 31, 2018
“Tallest fountain in the park”
Aug 15, 2018
“Beautifully sculpted”
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Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful fountains, one of the many in the Palace surroundings. Like the whole Palace, more maintenance would be required to see fountains and piece of art in better conditions.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

We enjoyed our time looking at the fountains which worked but were hugely disappointed by so many water features which had been neglected.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 9, 2018

One of the numerous fountains in the gardens at Versailles, this fountain was constructed in 1668. It represents one of the episodes of the legend of Apollo, the python snake, killed by a young Apollo. Dolphins and bow wielding cherubs riding swans surround the serpent...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed August 31, 2018

The tallest fountain in the park depicts the legend of Apollo slaying the dragon. It has a single fountain spouting from the dragon's mouth. The dragon is surrounded by fish and birds. Beautiful fountain and well worth a short stop.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

Whilst it's difficult to really pick & choose what's best in the Versailles Garden, the stark detailing of the sculptures in this fountain is difficult to miss. Have your phone/camera ready for clicking a barrage of pics in this garden

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank SunnyOli
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

This is a fountain that is found by walking towards the Grand canal and then taking a pathway called the avenue de trianon and all within the palace grounds. Please remember that the grounds are extensive and stretch out some 2 miles in most directions...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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