You will find Parc de Sceaux in front of the Château de Sceaux, a grand country house that now houses an art museum. Landscape architect André Le Nôtre, Louis XIV's chief gardener, laid out the park. It once included terraced gardens, canals, an orangery, and a stone cascade that flows into an octagonal basin. During the French Revolution, the state confiscated the property and sold it. The new owner destroyed the original château and grew crops in the famed ornamental gardens. During Napoleon's reign, different owners restored the park to its original glory and built a smaller home on the site. Today, the park is open to the public. A visit to Parc de Sceaux represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Sceaux trip itinerary builder website to plot your vacation.
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Parc de Sceaux Reviews
vasic sOctober 4, 2017
Grand parc ou il fait bon se balader en famille ou seul, ideal pour le velo, parcours sportif tres interessant, Les haies et arbres sont taillés au millimetre, une belle balade pour le printemps et l'... more »Large park or it's good to walk around with your family or alone, ideal for biking, fitness trail very interesting, hedges and trees are cut to the millimetre, a nice ride for the spring and summer.
jmaw1664October 3, 2017
Si vous aimez les arbres, les pelouses, et les petits jardins à la française allez vous y promener. Superbe jardin more »If you love trees, lawns, and the small French gardens go stroll. Beautiful garden
florecousinSeptember 30, 2017
Après un déjeuner fantastique à la table d'Ana, le parc de Sceaux qui est à deux pas est parfait pour une promenade entre amis. Le cadre est juste très joli la preuve en est les nombreux couples qui y... more »After a fantastic lunch at the table of Ana, seals Park which is not is perfect for a walk with friends. The frame is just lovely proved by many couples who were doing their wedding photos.
David PapoularOctober 8, 2017
Beautiful and immense park twenty minutes away from the city centre. Complete with a huge artificial lake and a very pleasant castle hosting a collection of local ceramics and temporary art collections. Don't miss it!
Vinayak RajesekharSeptember 4, 2017
Simply gorgeous. Parc de Sceaux has to be among the best I've visited around Paris. The well manicured grass and structures had left me astounded.
Leo BilAugust 23, 2017
I am giving one star because I don't want to attract tourists and parisiennes to this heaven. Otherwise, it is a spectacular dreamy place where you can run, do a picnic, and rest.
Daniel WylieApril 13, 2017
What a beautiful estate! It is free to visit the grounds. Going to see the cherry blossoms in April is a special treat. I would recommend taking a picnic basket and blanket for an especially relaxing afternoon.
Paul HLJuly 29, 2017
Big park, you can visit the little castle. The is big picnic space, nice kids area based on wood
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