Founded in 2003 in the royal stables (Grande Écurie) of Versailles’ Palace, the Equestrian Arts Academy (Académie du spectacle équestre) is a high-level further education institution in equestrian arts.
You can visit the Royal Stables
Wednesdays from 01:30 pm to 05:30 pm and Saturdays from 01:30 pm to 04:30 pm.
Price : €5
« Les Matinales » (in the morning)
You can discover the Royal Stables and the work of the contemporary Squires School: work sessions, rider’s daily training.
Every Sundays from 10 am to 12 am from 25 September.
Tour every 20 min. (last visit at 11.20 am)
The National Equestrian Academy of Versailles is unique. It’s the only “corps de ballet” in the world.
The rider Bartabas create in 2003 within the Royal Stables an equestrian show.
Each year, the Academy proposes a new repertory show with various artistic disciplines: dancing, singing, fencing or traditional Japanese archery (Kyudo).
The show is followed by a tour of the Stables.
Time : 1h15 – (Not suitable for children under five)
Starting from mid-July : On Saturdays at 6pm and Sundays at 3pm.
You want to visit Palace of Versailles (Château de Versailles) and stay a few days in the city. Find here some informations about differents lodging’s solutions depending on your budget, the number of people you are, the proximity to the Palace you want, the standing you need…
Campsite, from €27 for 2 persons per night.
Bed and Breakfast, from €72 for 1 person to €140 for 2 persons per night.
Rental appartment, from €120 for 2 persons per night or €310 for a week.
Tent, caravan or motorhome, camping on.
Heated pool with wading pool, central living room with TV, playground, bicycle rental, Internet access. Toilets, barbecues.
Eating: Pizza Grill, bar, bread, breakfast.
Accepted payment: Visa, Eurocard Mastercard, Species.
2-person Tent or camping car : €26,20 à €44,50.
4-person gipsy caravan: from €99 to €140 per night (2 nights minimum).
5-person A-frame: from €63 to €109 per night (2 nights minimum).
5-person trappeur : from €95 to €145 per night (2 nights minimum).
5-person Cahutte : from €109 to €159 (2 nights minimum).
6-person hut: from €139 to €175 per night (2 nights minimum).
Electricity : €5.80 a day.