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Old 01-19-2005, 06:22 PM
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You're welcome Ianna. The apartment I was referring to was inside the palace. I wasn't able to locate a photo of the ball room.
Caption reads Father Penzo in Palatine Chapel at the Palais du Prince Photographed: December 1, 1995
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Old 01-31-2005, 12:39 PM
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Does anyone know when (May or June) the palace is open to the public? Why isn't it open year round? What rooms are seen on the tour?
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Old 01-31-2005, 04:31 PM
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The palace is open from June 1 to September 30 from 9:30 AM to 6:30 PM and on October 31 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM - except when the Prince is present. Duration of the visit is 35-40 minutes.

The reason the palace is not available 24/7 - 365 days of the year is that the palace is used on a daily basis to conduct the business of the principality and a home for some of the Grimaldi family.
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Old 01-31-2005, 04:35 PM
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By the way, a more complete description can be viewed at http://www.palais.princier/mc. (Use a web translator if your native language isn't French.)
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these pass two weeks has been filled with so much sorrow it would be good to focus on something calming and less stressful. does anyone have any pictures of le jardins (gardens)?
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Old 04-16-2005, 04:53 PM
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Palace Garden

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Old 04-17-2005, 08:01 AM
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Albert in the garden of Monaco Palace

These pics were taken in 1999:

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Old 04-17-2005, 09:55 AM
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take time to smell the roses

i love the way the garden looks-it seems like a traditional french garden. very orderly.
does anyone know why there are strings place over the pond? (its in the first pic w/albert sitting on the edge of the pond)
that fish is the largest fish i have ever seen in a pond or could it be a lobster?
just kiddin:)
thanks for the pic-they all look very nice
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Semi, that was likely a koi fish and the strings are to prevent birds from turning the pond into a buffet. :)
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Old 04-17-2005, 05:10 PM
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There is also some photos of Albert jogging in the garden in his new thread.
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Old 04-17-2005, 06:06 PM
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The Palace's gardens look majestic! I had never seen those pics. Thanx Iceflower
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Old 04-18-2005, 04:41 PM
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everybidy have so many beautiful pics of the palais !
I find some for you .... (all members !)..............

It's really a beautiful palace and I have the chance to visit it and at the interior it's most great !!!!!!!:)

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how big is monaco, i heard it was at least 2miles in both directions? is that true?
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Old 04-18-2005, 10:16 PM
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You can read about Monaco's size (and much more) by clicking here.
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Old 04-19-2005, 09:36 AM
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thx for the answer, i had no idea that it is almost 3 miles long
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The Palace's gardens look majestic! I had never seen those pics. Thanx Iceflower
Indeed they look so great! And if you take a real close look at the
pics, you can even smell the beautiful roses and the green
mediterranean plants :)
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Palace's garden

Prince Rainier walking through Palace garden..watching Monaco..Princess Grace's bust..with dog..smelling roses..

Nice photos..:)

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Wonderful pics Ianna! They have some kind of nostalgic feeling :(
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Thank you so much Ianna and I share your feelings, Monacos...
Especially when I see the pic with Odin again..
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Old 06-17-2005, 08:33 AM
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I really wish that we can get more pics of the family all together in the gardens like in the past because those gardens are really beautiful and more if we have many people on them.

Looking onto the Palace's Square from the Room of Mirrors in 1989

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