The Versailles Musical Fountains Show: Part 3 of 4

The groves of Versailles were designed during Louis XIV’s reign as open-air drawing rooms concealed at the heart of the wooded areas of the gardens. One went there for refreshments and light meals, to listen to music or dance. The King could satisfy his taste for gambling and performing arts in these venues intended solely for entertainment and celebrations. This garden is decorated with fountains, vases and statues accessed through discreet walks, these groves bring surprise and creativity within the Royal Garden.

Here is a picture of my map of the garden:

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Fountain Schedule

11:00am and12:00am
Water Garden
Latona’s Fountain
Apollo’s Fountain

11:15am and 11:45am
Orangery Parterre
Bacchus Fountain
Saturn Fountain
Chestnut Grove
Colonnade Grove
Girandole Grove

10:00am-6:30pm (18:30)
Every 10 minutes: Mirror Pool
Every 15 minutes: Theater Pool

3:30pm (15:30) and 5:00pm (17:00)
All groves and fountains

5:20pm (17:20) and 5:28pm (17:28)
Neptune Fountain

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-Keep your ticket with you in the gardens
-No bathing in the fountain
-The fountains’ water is non-drinkable
-Picnics are not allowed
-Touching the Statues are not allowed

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