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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. To visit The Royal Chapel and get the most from your holiday in Versailles, create itinerary details personal to you using our Versailles visit planner.
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  • Don't miss this wonderful chapel during your tour. You will probably have to wait your turn. Do not be impatient .Well worth a few minutes delay. 
    Don't miss this wonderful chapel during your tour. You will probably have to wait your turn. Do not be impatient .Well worth a few minutes delay.  more »
  • Saw the chapel while doing the tour of the palace. Was unaware that you can get a chapel tour on its own. But it was still amazing to see inside. The was so much detail to absorb. 
    Saw the chapel while doing the tour of the palace. Was unaware that you can get a chapel tour on its own. But it was still amazing to see inside. The was so much detail to absorb.  more »
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  • The Royal Chapel is the third thing we liked best in the palace of Versailles, just after the Hall of Mirrors and the Battle room. The Chapel is pretty big, made on two levels and it strongly reminds me on the Paris' Saint Chapel, although it does not have such amazing stained glass. You cannot enter it, just observe it from the entrance.
  • Beautiful chapel within the palace. You can view from two points but not enter.

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