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Address: 1 impasse des Ecuries | Grande Ecurie du Roi, 78000, Versailles, France (Formerly Musée de la Voiture à cheval)
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12:30 - 17:30
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Tue - Sun 12:30 - 17:30

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What a collection

This is an impressive collection in the coach area. Plenty to see and appreciate if your into this sort of thing

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Mike R
Stratford, Canada
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Stratford, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is an impressive collection in the coach area. Plenty to see and appreciate if your into this sort of thing

Thank Mike R
Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Free entry to this attraction...it is not sign posted ..located opposite coach park...contains Funeral and wedding coaches of Louis King of France

Thank paulplum2015
Port Neches, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located directly across the street from the palace, it's a must see. It a rather small gallery but definitely worth the stop if you're visiting the chateau. Plus, it's free entry. The carriages are beautiful decorated, and we were surprised by their enormous size. It's a great glimpse into the past.

Thank vega6
Fontainebleau, France
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52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very interesting exhibition. It's quite short (you can walk through even in 20 min), but carrosses are unique. Entrance is for free, at left end-side there is good short movie.

Thank aruenka
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

all types of luxurious carriages. free entry. Very interesting. the carriage of Napoleone it's the maximun of the luxe

Thank CarloAberto
Porcupine Plain
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26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

...for those interested in horses...or in an opulent lifestyle...added treat if you can time your visit with the training of the National Equestrian Academy

Thank Dawn H
Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

I just reviewed this place under a different heading since trip advisor didn't recognize the name in English. Again, a lovely side trip, magnificent coaches, and it's all free. It really proves the point that it's good to be the king! Take a break from the crowds at Versailles, cross the street, and spend less than an hour here. It... More 

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Glenfinnan, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Just across the road from the main Palace. Beautiful old carriages wonderfully preserved, match the opulence of the Palace. Good interpretive facilities to explain the provenance of each and the technical developments they represent. The Royal Coronation Coach and Hearse are unique examples of craftsmanship and probably cannot be equalled anywhere else. Be prepared to queue at busy times as... More 

Thank Bobsatravellin
St Helens, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Stunning historic carriages on show. Each with a story and there's a video about the history and development of the carriages. The last funeral carriage was definitely the most impressive in black, silver and purple.

Thank AmyR1985
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

We happened upon this as we were passing the old stables and decided to go in. It was really interesting to see the carriages which are beautifully preserved. Was also lovely to see the magnitude of the stables as they would have been. Good clear information on the carriages. Nicely laid out and very interesting to see the sleds for... More 

Thank 525sophie

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