The Coach Gallery

Museum

Genuine masterpieces created by the best artists of this time, here is Europe's largest collection of royal and imperial coaches !

Real masterpieces made by the best artists of that time, these carriages are also a manifest of an extraordinary technological advance of the time with the evolution of techniques : traction, suspension, first coupés, convertibles, but also evolution of comfort.

This re-opening allows you to admire gala berlins ordered for the marriage of Napoleon the 1st, Louis XVIII's funeral coach, the one from Charles X's coronation, Marie-Antoinette's kids carriages, others from the Third Republic, and even lovely sleighs and Eighteenth Century sedan chairs.

Completely restored, the Coach Museum spans on nearly 1000m². The museography and the new lighting enhance these wood and golden bronze masterpieces while respecting the architecture and the spirit of the place.

General information

Accessible for self-propelled wheelchairsSite, building totally accessiblePossibility of drop-off in front of the siteReception staff sensitized to the reception of people with disabilities
Children

Openings

All year round, every Saturday and Sunday.
Closed exceptionally on January 1st, May 1st and December 25th.
From 1 November to 31 March: every weekend, from 12:30pm to 5:30pm. Last entry at 4:45pm.
From 1 April to 31 October: every weekend, from 12:30pm to 6:30pm. Last entry at 5:45pm.

Fares

Free entry.

Visits

Unguided individual tours available permanently Guided inividual tours obligatory
30min
Unguided group tours available permanently Guided group tours obligatory
40min

Facility info

25

Contact details

The Coach Gallery
La Grande Ecurie du roi
2 avenue Rockfeller
78000 Versailles
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