Our office is open from Monday to Friday
    (9.30am-1.00pm and 2.00pm-5.30pm)

    It will be closed from 21-12-24 to 22-01-02 included
    Our team is available for any question by mail: contact@amisdeversailles.com



    Practical information HERE

    For the Friends of Versailles, the hourly reservation is not obligatory and priority access can be granted by the security guard at entrance A. health pass or a negative  test is mandory for visitors  (age 12+).



    Join on-line or Download  a membership form
    Any new membership will be valid until December 31, 2020


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    *the magazine for all Palace of Versailles lovers*





  • In application of governmental instructions, the presentation of a health pass or a negative PCR or antigenic test or self-test carried out under the supervision of a health professional from less than 72 hours is compulsory to access the palace and museums of the National Estate of Versailles for all persons aged 18 and over. Please take note of all the measures put in place. For Friends of Versailles, priority access is maintained at entrance A, without hourly reservation. However, we recommend that you take an hourly reservation, by “buying” a free ticket (2 for a Duo card if you come with a guest) on the château's website 

  • The Great Book of Friends

    is  here


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Planned Giving with the Société des Amis de Versailles

Donors make a vital contribution to Versailles. Their generosity allows for the return of precious objects to the collections and for restorations that are essential to the spirit of Versailles and to the experience of visiting it today. The Société des Amis de Versailles welcomes your planned gift in the form of a bequest or life insurance policy. By supporting the Société des Amis de Versailles, you ensure that future generations from all over the world can explore the rich legacy of Versailles. With their permission, donors are listed in our “Grand Livre de Mécénat,” permanently inscribing them our vibrant international community of philanthropists.  

Your gift may benefit from estate tax exemption in your country of citizenship—please consult your lawyer or notary.


The Société des Amis de Versailles gratefully accepts :

  • Financial gifts in specified amounts
  • Specific gifts of property, real estate, or other assets
  • All of the remainder of your estate after all other obligations

You may make an unrestricted bequest or specify that it is to be used for a specific project, acquisition, or area. To include the Société des Amis de Versailles in your will, you must include the full address : Société des Amis de Versailles at Château de Versailles – RP 834 –78008 Versailles Cedex – France

It is also possible to make a bequest to our sister society:

American Friends of Versailles  *1400 North Lake Shore Drive Chicago*IL 60610 *USA


Life insurance

You may make the Société des Amis de Versailles the beneficiary of your life insurance policy.
Please emailing us for more information.

For information on donations, bequests, and life insurance gifts for French citizens, please see our brochure “Donations, Legs, et Assurance-vie” available in our offices and online here