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Museum of French History

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Full of history.

The Museum of French History is within the Chateau Versailles which is dedicated “ to all the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sydney, Australia
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Immense area with history and artwork

This was more than we bargained for. We definitely did not allow enough time to view all the great... read more

Reviewed July 3, 2016
Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 weeks ago
“Full of history. ”
Jul 3, 2016
“Immense area with history and artwork”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Museum of French History is within the Chateau Versailles which is dedicated “ to all the glories of France “ by the wishes of Louis Philippe who was the King of France in the 1830. The Museum is literally filled with paintings, sculptures, drawings...More

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Reviewed July 3, 2016

This was more than we bargained for. We definitely did not allow enough time to view all the great history, artifacts and just the grounds themselves. To walk the area was great but I would suggest arriving very early and planning to use the little...More

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Reviewed February 17, 2016

Another surprise to our visit of the Chateau was the Museum of French History. I never imagined having access to so many different attractions within the Chateau. One is prone to immense sensory overload if you plan to spend less than a full day at...More

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Reviewed August 9, 2015

This is really a gr8 tribute to French royal history, awesome collection of historical things, an audio guide is really helpful to understand, elegant and royal museum

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Reviewed July 20, 2015

Making this palace a tourist attraction is a true tribute to Louis kings and french history. The palace opens at 9:00, we got there at 10:00 am, we still had to wait about 30 minutes in line to go thru security check. The earlier you...More

Thank Anonymous285
Reviewed January 11, 2015

The place is amazing with so much art work, a lot of history and great figures of french royalty . It is good to see the amazing artwork well displayed.

1  Thank nyk1981
Reviewed June 5, 2014

If you wanna see how remarkable French leaders were in the past, how magnificent is the infrastructure, and how breathtaking are the collection of paintings, then you should definitely visit this place. It is a must visit other than the Louvre

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Reviewed March 10, 2014

Remarkable French history and learn how Louis XIV build this remarkable Palace. Most which we have learned from Louis XVI and Marie Antionette. The hall of Mirrors, the chapel where Louis and Marie Antionette were married. 19 Dolphans and Dolphines have been born in that...More

Thank Donna H
Reviewed January 26, 2014

Chateau de Versailles lost it's primary function of being the official seat of power for good after the July Revolution and the establishment of the July Monarchy in 1830. Shortly afterwards Louis-Philppe proposed Versailles to be opened up as a Museum dedicated to the 'Glory...More

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