Versailles is a city on the western edge of the capital city , now part of the sprawling metropolis within the region. Versailles is best known for being the site of the vast royal palace and gardens built by King Louis XIV on what had been the grounds of a royal hunting lodge.

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  • Location: , ,
  • Population: 85,800
  • Postal codes: 78000 – 78022 CEDEX
  • IATA airport code: XVE
  • United Nations Location Code: FR VER
  • Name during the French Revolution: Berceau-de-la-Liberté
  • Latitude: 48° 48' 12.9" (48.8036°) north
  • Longitude: 2° 8' 3.3" (2.1342°) east
  • Elevation: 130 meters (427 feet)
  • Wikidata: Versailles
  • Wikimedia Commons: Versailles

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Other Names for Versailles

Bulgarian: Версай, Catalan: Versalles, Esperanto: Versajlo, French: Versailles, German: Versailles, Greek: Βερσαλλίες, Hebrew: ורסאי, Italian: Versailles, Japanese: ヴェルサイユ, Korean: 베르사유, Latin: Versalia, Latin: Versaliae, Lithuanian: Versalis, Polish: Wersal, Portuguese: Versalhes, Russian: Версаль, Spanish: Versalles

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