From September 23 to November 5, 2017, Vaux-le-Vicomte offers its visitors to relive the most striking scenes ever shot in the château.
To celebrate the launching of Versailles* season 2, the public can discover the costumes of the series and watch video excerpts from the most beautiful scenes shot at Vaux-le-Vicomte, enjoy reconstructions of sets and get in the actors’ shoes thanks to unique animations with a green screen.
Each Sunday, come and meet a FX chief makeup artist, a chief decorator, a costume designer or a wigmaker who will explain their extraordinary jobs contribution to the shooting of a movie or a series. These atypical personalities will host conferences-meetings to unveil the various facets of their jobs. Enjoy free “FX makeup” workshop: you’ll know everything about fake wounds and wrinkles!
As a memo, every weekend and school holidays, guided tours “Behind the scenes at Vaux-le-Vicomte” are provided. A guide will reveal you all the shooting secrets and anecdotes about movies such as Moonraker (James Bond 007, 1979), The Man in the Iron Mask (1998) or Marie-Antoinette by Sofia Coppola (2006). They all have been shot at Vaux-le-Vicomte. Regarding the incredible numbers of film shot at the château, the 45-minute guided tour is likely to run quickly!
Vaux-le-Vicomte at the movies
From September 23 to November 5, 2017
Venue: Château de Vaux-le-Vicomte
Opening hours: every day from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Rates: €15.5, €13.5 (reduced), free for people under 6, visits cost €5
*Versailles: A Canal + original creation. produced by Capa Drama, Banijay Studios France, Incendo (seasons 1 & 2), Entre Chien et Loup (season 3)
From 23 September 2017 to 5 November 2017
Château de Vaux le Vicomte
Château de Vaux-Le-Vicomte
-6 ans: Free
tarif réduit: 13,5 €
tarif normal: 15,5 €
Horaires : tous les jours de 10h à 17h