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The National Gallery of Australia will be displaying more than one hundred and thirty objects from Versailles over the coming summer.

This is the first time many of the items have left France - and range from Marie-Antionette's harp to the huge main figure from the Latone fountain in front of the palace.

(The original is coming to Oz - a copy is staying in France.)

From December till April in Canberra - tickets are already on sale of course.
Here's a link to the Exhibition - Treasures from the Palace

Versailles: Treasures from the Palace.
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Versailles, the temple of gilding!

Versailles, the temple of gilding - France 24
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Take a Tour Inside the Restricted Passages of Versailles

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Fascinating..."Anti-Mistress Gate"??!!

Thanks An Ard Ri. I love reading about Versailles and it's history!
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Fascinating..."Anti-Mistress Gate"??!!

Thanks An Ard Ri. I love reading about Versailles and it's history!

Yes we learn something knew and wonderful every day,where can one get an "Anti-Mistress Gate"

http://cdn-image.travelandleisure.co...?itok=CSy9Z8B5
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I, personally, would like an "anti jerk" gate.
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Versailles, from one Century to the Next,very interesting.

https://news.cnrs.fr/articles/versai...ry-to-the-next
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