Château de Vaux le Vicomte

Paris
Ile de France
Attractions and places of interest
Landmarks and Historic Buildings

Vaux le Vicomte, the château of Nicolas Fouquet who was an advisor to Louis XIV, is a masterpiece of the 17thC. Discover the richly furnished & decorated ceremonial lounges, the French garden created by Le Nôtre & its museum with a unique coach collection.

Nearby attractions

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