Historical tour of the Saint-Cloud national domain

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Come and enjoy a moment of peace on this guided tour of the famous 460-hectare park de Saint-Cloud in the west of Paris. 

  • Location : Saint-Cloud
  • Duration : 1h30
  • Access by Public Transport : Métro ligne 10 arrêt Boulogne-Pont de St-Cloud ou tramway T2 arrêt Parc de St-Cloud
  • Language : English

Historical tour of the Saint-Cloud national domain
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Steeped in history, it has been home to many illustrious figures, including the kings of France, Napoleon III and Marie-Antoinette. Bought by Catherine de Médicis in 1577, the national Domaine of Saint-Cloud had its moment of glory under Philippe duke of Orléans in the 17th century.

On this guided tour, wander through the formal gardens, picturesque fountains and wooded paths designed by André le Nôtre, the famous gardener best known for founding the gardens of the Château de Versailles.

The estate also hosts a number of temporary exhibitions, and is packed with ecosystems that protect the local flora and fauna

If you love nature and history, let yourself be guided through this haven of peace 30 minutes from the gates of Paris. 

You can benefit from reduced rates in the following cases: unemployed people and people receiving

  • Revenu de Solidarité Active (RSA)
  • the Allocation de Solidarité aux Personnes Agées (ASPA) and the Allocation Supplémentaire du Minimum Vieillesse (ASV)
  • the Specific Solidarity Allowance (ASS)
  • Supplementary Invalidity Allowance (ASI)
  • the Allocation Adulte Handicapé (AAH) (Disabled Adult Allowance)
  • Temporary Waiting Allowance (ATA)
  • Allocation Transitoire de Solidarité (ATS) and Allocation Equivalent Retraite (AER)
  • widow's/widower's allowance

On presentation of a supporting document or card.

This tour is also available in French. Find out more about the visits on Explore paris by the Centre des Monuments Nationaux in English and in French


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