A PRESIDENT IN THE KING’S RESIDENCE

The Final Days of the Exhibition

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To mark the 50 years since the restoration of the Grand Trianon in 1966 by General de Gaulle, the Palace of Versailles is playing host to the exhibition A President in the King’s Palace. This exhibition showcases the Grand Trianon as a Palace of the French Republic during the presidency of General de Gaulle.   The exhibition comprises archive documents, videos and photographs, including some items which belonged to the General.   Come and discover the fully refurbished apartments of the former president, and visit the huge kitchens built in the basement to cater for official receptions for heads of state visiting France.

Please note: We bring you this item of interest with the compliments of  the Palace of Versailles

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