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Vaux-le-Vicomte
The Masterpiece of 17th century France

Vaux at night
Feel free to download this wallpaper of a photo I took of the candle illuminated château

Please visit the official website of Vaux-le-Vicomte

For price categories and further information,
please visit the official page of Les Amis de Vaux-le-Vicomte
The text below is taken from the guide book to Vaux-le-Vicomte

The Association
Les Amis de Vaux-le-Vicomte
which brings together those whose aim it is to preserve the high standards of this private estate was created in 1983.

Its objectives are defined in article 2 of the statutes:

To contribute to the maintenance and restoration of the chateau, the outbuildings and gardens of Vaux-le-Vicomte located in Seine-et-Marne (France) which have been listed as Historical Monuments.

To upkeep the art collections presently housed at Vaux-le-Vicomte or which may be housed there on a permanent basis; to receive or acquire any art objects, souvenirs, documents either connected with Vaux-le-Vicomte and those families that have contributed to its creation and maintenance, or any works of art to be kept at Vaux-le-Vicomte.

To encourage public visits, subject to any special circumstances and all requirements connected with the conservation and restoration of the site.

To undertake all actions for the encouragement of the Arts by all appropriate means, to promote visits by students and researchers interested in the subjects offered by Vaux-le-Vicomte.

To organise or help organise meetings, exhibits, publications or to undertake or further the undertaking of studies.

For subscription forms and information, please apply to the estate Office:
LES AMIS DE VAUX LE VICOMTE - DOMAINE DE VAUX LE VICOMTE - 77950 MAINCY - FRANCE - TEL. : +33 (0)1.64.14.41.90 - FAX : +33 (0)1.60.69.90.85

Rise & Glory | Downfall & Injustice | 'Une Rose...'
Vaux-le-Vicomte | Virtual Tour I | Virtual Tour II | Les Amis de Vaux
The Author at Vaux | 17th August 2001 - Fête Anniversary



Graphics © N. Kipar 1999. Fouquet's crest in the title graphic © Vaux-le-Vicomte, 1999.

Photo Copyright © N. Kipar 1997.

Text © Vaux-le-Vicomte 1997. The copyright remains exclusively with the copyright holders