Viroflay Village Tour (Self Guided), Versailles

Located just outside Versailles, the quiet village of Viroflay is well worth a visit. Here you can see several top arts venues, as well as the 13th Century Église Saint Eustache. Take our tour to see the best attractions in Viroflay.
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Viroflay Village Tour Map

Guide Name: Viroflay Village Tour
Guide Location: France » Versailles (See other walking tours in Versailles)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 5
Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.0 Km or 0.6 Miles
Author: leticia
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Viroflay Poste
  • Église Notre-Dame du Chêne
  • Église Saint Eustache
  • Viroflay Mairie
  • Château de Gaillon
Viroflay Poste

1) Viroflay Poste

The Viroflay Poste is conveniently located near the Église Notre-Dame du Chêne in the center of the village. From here you can send beautiful French postcards or buy collectible stamps.
Église Notre-Dame du Chêne

2) Église Notre-Dame du Chêne

The Église Notre-Dame du Chêne is situated on Rue Rieussec in the heart of Viroflay. This fine religious building was constructed in 1967, and features an attractive copper roof. This popular church is one of the most beautiful places of worship in the community.
Église Saint Eustache

3) Église Saint Eustache

The Église Saint Eustache is one of the oldest churches in the surrounding region, dating all the way back to the 13th Century. This marvelous church is easy to find, as it is situated near the Centre de Loisirs de Dieuleveult and the École de Musique.
Viroflay Mairie

4) Viroflay Mairie

The Viroflay Mairie (Town Hall) is at the center of the village on Place Général de Gaulle. This beautiful building was constructed in classical style back in 1794 as both a town hall and a school. Built in wood and millstone, it’s also known as the “Grand Cottage”.
Château de Gaillon

5) Château de Gaillon

This beautiful country house was built in 1813, with a splendid stained glass window depicting Diana the Huntress. The site was originally the location of a manor village occupied by a succession of noble families. It later became royal property and was demolished in 1779.

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