The Water Parterres

The Water Parterres, Versailles: Address, Phone Number, The Water Parterres Reviews: 4.5/5

The Water Parterres
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Nick D
Calgary, Canada1,310 contributions
musical show or not - still stunning
May 2019
there are days when the fountains have a musical show but we were not there for that but still found them beautiful with the intricate design features and the hundreds of sculptures. one of the first things you see when you are leaving the Chateau and are heading to the gardens.
Written 27 April 2020
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Alice R
Hobart, Australia8,057 contributions
An amazing feature.
Feb 2020 • Friends
The Water Parterres relates directly to the two large pools in front of the Palace, with four bronze statues depicting rivers of France, nymphs and children. There are other parterres which form part of the gardens.
Written 14 March 2020
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Deadman17
Mumbai, India568 contributions
Beautiful Water Fountains
Oct 2019
The exquisitely created fountains provide excellent background for selfies. Each ornately carved piece of the fountain tells its own story. The best part is to see each part of the fountain dancing in-tune with the music. I would suggest people to note the timing of the musical show and then visit the fountain.
Written 26 November 2019
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Sanjib Duttagupta
Kolkata (Calcutta), India103 contributions
Spending time around the Water Parterres
Oct 2019
The best and most relaxing place after the full tour of the outdoors to take selfies. Exquisitely sculpted tortoises sport the fountains all round the beautiful central statue.
Written 5 November 2019
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Tom B
Crystal River, FL118 contributions
Gold Fountain Statues
Sep 2019
Huge fountains wit gold statues that spit water out of their mouths.
These fountains are directly in the sunset view.
Written 19 September 2019
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Travel R
Rochester, MN1,435 contributions
Pretty Fountain
Aug 2019
Pretty fountain with each of the pieces playing a part of the historical story representing the fountains intent.
Written 30 August 2019
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Marco Tulio A
Turrialba, Costa Rica243 contributions
Amazing fountain
Apr 2019
Just on the entrance of the main gardens, simply impressive how much effort they plaid on this fountain
Written 12 August 2019
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pjames862016
Clinton, TN65 contributions
beautiful
Jun 2019 • Family
Too hot to enjoy. Very large and on a cool day could spend a couple of hours there. The Fountian is very pretty.
Written 9 July 2019
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ShanJay
Colombo, Sri Lanka32 contributions
Simply Great
Jun 2019 • Solo
There are plenty of beautiful fountains located within the garden that adds great refreshing feeling. Try locating all the fountains using the map provided. If you're lucky you will be able to see them all dancing to the music. Or else you might have to wait a bit and see. It's still worth a waiting for few minutes to see them.
Written 29 June 2019
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Russ1470
Nottingham, UK794 contributions
A musical treat
May 2019 • Friends
The fountains throughout the palace are all spectacular in their own right. The music adds to the dramatic splendour.
Written 31 May 2019
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