This might have sound really nice, however not everything was like that. Louis XIV didn´t expand the place just for France to look beautiful, on the contrary, he used the palace to control France by absolute rule. The Palace of Versailles was the official King´s residence from 1682 until October 1789 when the royal family was forced to return to Paris during the French Revolution.
Nowadays this palace is a charming museum…..
There are different exhibitions shown in The Palace of Versailles and these are constantly changing. If you have the desire to visit the palace, expect a lot of elegance and luxury, since this was a royal residence. The price of the ticket is €15 and it includes the exhibitions and all of the most famous places such as: the Hall of Mirrors, Grand Apartments of the King and of the Queen, King's Bedchamber etc.
Because of its big size The Palace of Versailles opens certain sections on certain days: