The Versailles Palace
The Versailles Palace consists of over 700 rooms. Here you will learn about the history of this building and immerse yourself in its special atmosphere. We would like you to visit the most mysterious rooms of the palace: the Grand Apartment of the King and also the Grand Apartment of the Queen. Besides we recommend you visiting the breathtaking Hall of Mirrors. This is a unique hall in the palace, where the most invited guests were met. The Hall of Mirrors was designed by the well-known architect named Jules Arduin-Mansard. Being nearly 240 feet in length, the Hall of Mirrors was created to surprise Louis XIV, the King of the Sun. This room is lit by 17 windows and 350 mirrors. The Hall of Mirrors offers breathtaking views of the wonderful gardens of Versailles. A tour of Versailles is a great start to your acquaintance with the French history and culture.