The Royal Chapel, Versailles

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The Royal Chapel contains a royal gallery dedicated to St. Louis. It was finished in 1707 by Robert de Cotte. The intricate detailing of the chapel's ceiling contains paintings by the artists Jouvet, Coypel, and La Fosse. Van Cleve sculpted the front altar out of marble, decorated in front with gilded bronze. Use our Versailles visit planner to add The Royal Chapel and other attractions to your Versailles vacation plans.
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  • Magnificent Chapel, perfectly restored, you must visit within the guided tour, where explain you everything perfectly. Profusely decorated, paintings, ceilings and coffered ceilings, are worthy of mention.
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  • Especially do not "prestige VIP" tickets for the concerts in the Royal Chapel of the Palace of Versailles because there is no difference in service with a ticket 1st prize! Apart from this, beautiful place, perfect sound.
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  • Absolutely beautiful. The finest decoration with such detail. Of course everywhere is covered in gold as is the rest of the palace. It really is just amazingly beautiful.  more »
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  • Nice but not allowed to walk inside which was unexpected
  • Breathtaking!
  • Nice chapel in the palace
  • 20 euro must be spent to see this miracle of history and art!
  • Beautiful building. Worth to visit.

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