Until the 28th of October 2018, aquatic events will be organized all over the Domain of Versailles conveying music to its fountains and its basins.
There are a thousand and one ways of visiting the Château of Versailles ! Far from the opulence of the Galerie des Glaces, the gardens, which under the reign of Louis XIV, were the antechamber of the court, have become a new entertainment destination. The general public can come take advantage of grandiose musical representations around the fountains and basins that come alive with water and music, every afternoon.
Aquatic and musical entertainment in Versailles
In the lush greenery of each grove, a water basin, decorated with statues gilded in fine gold, spurts to the sounds of leading baroque composers, from Lully to Rameau. Thus begins a choreography where playful aquatic sprays and cascades accompany this royal promenade.
Costumed concerts and fireworks
The small plus that makes all the difference, on Saturday, at the end of the day, you will have the possibility of pairing your discovery of the Great Musical Waters with a visit of the palace apartments, in the presence of musicians and dancers, wearing period costumes, during a show entitled Royal Serenades, unless you choose the option of the evening spectacle, crowned by spectacular fireworks…