Saturday, 27 October 2012

83 FR - Palace and Park of Versailles (1979)

Brief Description

"The Palace of Versailles was the principal residence of the French kings from the time of Louis XIV to Louis XVI. Embellished by several generations of architects, sculptors, decorators and landscape architects, it provided Europe with a model of the ideal royal residence for over a century."


Source UNESCO WH website

Hall of Mirrors (Palace of Versailles)

Garden of Versailles
Courtesy of Asbosi from postcrossing

Grand Trianon Palace
Petit Trianon Palaces

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