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Musiques à Versailles - 2015

From 05/05/2015 to 07/07/2015

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Musiques à Versailles - 2015

Every first Tuesday of the month, discover Music at Versailles. Concerts combining audacity, prestige and discovery, the concerts will host exceptional artists for the new 2015 season.

What's on :

Tuesday, May 5th, 8:30 p.m. :
DAVID WARRIOR, trumpet (soloist revelation to the Victoires de la Musique)
ROBIN JEAN BAPTISTE, organ (holder of the Royal Chapel of Versailles)
St. Louis Cathedral

Tuesday, July 7th :
Saskia Lethiec, violin
Raphaële Sémézis, and the young soloists of the Conservatory of Versailles and the National Conservatory of Paris
Auditorium of the Conservatory of Versailles

Booking and ticketing on site 30 minutes before the concerts - or

Time: 8:30 p.m.

Admission: Free : - 18 years old / 18 € / 12 €

Bal de l'X 2015

From 05/29/2015 to 05/29/2015

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Bal de l'X 2015

It was in 1830 that the idea of ​​a polytechnic event was born. A large part of the alumni organized a banquet in a gesture of solidarity that still animates the association.

The first edition of the Bal de l'X was on February 22nd, 1897 in the rooms of the Ministry of War. The success was immediate and the Ball has become one of the school's traditions.

In 2015, to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the association, the Bal de l'X is moving to Versailles for a spectacular evening under the patronage of Mr François Hollande, President of the French Republic and the Presidency of Mr Bernard Arnault, President of LVMH.

This charity event is open to all!

Program :

  • Recitals of Lang Lang and Barbara Hendricks, Show of the Bartabas Equestrian Academy 
  • Dinners in the large gallery of Battles, the Orangerie, the park of the Chateau or the Colbert or Villarcerf Hall (Hotel de France) cocktail in the Stables
  • Lancers Quadrille by students of the Ecole Polytechnique
  • Fireworks above the Apollo Fountain
  • Grand Ball in the Orangerie, 3 orchestras


Formulas and Reservations:
Tel: 33 (0) 1 56 81 11 05 (Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 12:30 - 13:30 until 17:00)
Email: balping@polytechniquepong.org / aurelie.dexmierping@poytechniquepong.org
Internet: https://www.baldelx.com/en

Venue: Château de Versailles

Time: 6:00 p.m. to dawn

Fêtes Galantes: a fancy dress evening in the Hall of Mirrors

From 06/01/2015 to 06/01/2015

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Fêtes Galantes: a fancy dress evening in the Hall of Mirrors

For one night, enjoy an entertaining evening as those organized by Louis the XIVth.

Open the doors of the castle of Versailles in your costume and enter into intimate lounges lulled by Baroque music through the amazing Royal Chapel and arrive for a baroque dance in the Hall of Mirrors !

For the first time since the end of the monarchy, the Fêtes Galantes allows you to practice baroque dance alongside the best dancers!

Dress code :
Come dressed in a quality baroque costumes (the entrance is denied to non-costumed)

Two formulas :
- Single ticket (from € 120):
Free access to all skits and demonstrations, 2 activities, a glass of champagne, a cloakroom and parking Court of Honor
- Duke & Duchess ticket (from 210 €):
Free access to all skits and demonstrations, 2 activities, a visit of the private apartments of the King or the Queen, unlimited access to the buffet, champagne discretion, cloakroom queuing and parking Courtyard

Informations and reservations: here

Venue: Château de Versailles

Time: From 7:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.

Grand costumed & masked ball of Versailles 2015

From 06/27/2015 to 06/27/2015

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Grand costumed & masked ball of Versailles 2015

For the 4th consecutive year, Versailles opened its doors to exceptionally happy few for a Masked Ball June 27th, 2015! L'Orangerie du Château de Versailles for one night become the most elegant, the most whimsical and most refined ballrooms ...
The most beautiful costumes Europe alongside the wild music of our time and choreography by Kamel Ouali, host of the night Versailles.

50 artists, costumed and masked dancers in 1500, ensuring an unforgettable experience that will end at sunrise in the grove of the Ballroom, the most beautiful area of Royal Gardens.

Reservation required

Single ticket
Full price: €88
- 26 years old rate : €78

VIP ticket - access to privileged and 2 drinks offered
Full price: 168 euros
- 26 years old rate : 153 euros

Tickets include access to the Grandes Eaux Nocturnes the same evening (8:30pm to 11:05pm) for people with costumed and masked.

Group rates are only bookable by phone at 01 30 83 74 44.

Video: here

(More info)

Venue: Orangerie du Château de Versailles

Time: From midnight to dawn

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