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Chateau of Maisons-Laffitte, Maisons-Laffitte
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A 17th century chateau, Chateau of Maisons-Laffitte was built by François Mansart for René de Longueil, who went on to be Louis XIV's Superintendent of Finances. Its architecture is one of the best examples of French classical art. During your tour of the chateau, you will discover the impressive open staircase and its sculpted and restored décor. Also take time to see the King's apartment and his famous Cabinet des Miroirs as well as the superb decor in the Comte d'Artois' dining room.

A horse racing museum is available as well, including two permanent exhibitions in the former kitchens of the chateau. The grand central entrance vestibule of stone was originally enclosed by fine wrought iron grilles, which are today showcased at the Louvre. Chateau of Maisons-Laffitte is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our online itinerary creator, Maisons-Laffitte Edition.
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  • The former "Homes - sur - Seine" Castle built by Mansart reborn in recent years through donations and purchases of furniture, table. to (re) discover with pleasure
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  • Nice unknown Castle which is really worth. The pieces are sublime. The building is under renovation at the moment.
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  • very nice visit either individual or together; It's better on tour because the history of this castle is complicated; development of furniture and soon ^ t an exhibition whose subject will be the movies filmed in the Castle and the corresponding costumes
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  • There are special visits to the attic floors. Places are limited, reservation.
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  • Very pretty
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  • Its written history and it is MA-GNI-FI-QUE! 🏰
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  • Ongoing renovations on the front so the back photo...
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  • Not far from Paris. Top. History
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