Versailles Waterfall in Paris, Architectural Installation, French Water Feature Images

Versailles Waterfall in Paris

Sculptural Artwork France design by Olafur Eliasson

20 Jun 2016

Versailles Waterfall in Paris by Olafur Eliasson

Design: Olafur Eliasson, Iceland / Denmark

Location: west of Paris, France

Versailles Waterfall in Paris, France

Versailles Waterfall

“The Versailles that I have been dreaming up is a place that empowers everyone. It invites visitors to take control of the authorship of their experience instead of simply consuming and being dazzled by the grandeur. It asks them to exercise their senses, to embrace the unexpected, to drift through the gardens, and to feel the landscape take shape through their movement.”

– Olafur Eliasson

Versailles Waterfall Versailles Waterfall

Versailles Waterfall Versailles Waterfall

Versailles Waterfall in Paris – Visiting the Artwork Information

Visiting the Artwork
Entrance to the exhibition in the Château and Gardens via the Cour d’Honneur of the Château de Versailles

In the Château
Everyday except Monday, 9am to 6.30pm
Normal visiting conditions, no additional charge to the château ticket for the exhibition

In the Gardens
Everyday from 8am to 8.30pm

Free entry
Except for days of the Musical Fountain Shows and Musical Gardens (from 9am to 6.30pm) : Saturdays and Sundays until 30 October 2016, Tuesdays from 7 to 28 June and 5 July to 25 October, Fridays from 1 July to 30 September and Thursday 14 July.

(Please note : early closing of the gardens at 5.30pm on Saturdays from 18 June to 17 September, Thursday 14 July and Sunday 30 October 2016.)

Versailles Waterfall

The exhibition will also be open to visitors in the evening during the Fountains Night Shows, on Saturdays from 18 June to 17 September 2016, from 8.30pm to 11pm.

Versailles Waterfall

Versailles Waterfall

Photography: Anders Sune Berg

Versailles Waterfall in Paris images / information received 200616

Olafur Eliasson

Location: Château de Versailles, west of Paris, France, western Europe

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