Location pre-spotted by Film France network
78250
updated: 10/28/2016
Chateau of Fontainebleau - The Gallery of Fastes
77300 Fontainebleau
France
Contact the commission

Ile-de-France Film Commission

| +33 (0)1 75 62 58 07

78250
Chateau of Fontainebleau - The Gallery of Fastes
77300 Fontainebleau
France
Contact the commission

Ile-de-France Film Commission

| +33 (0)1 75 62 58 07

Credits: Commission du film d'Ile-de-France
Caption: The Gallery of Fastes
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Credits: Sophie Lloyd
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Location type
Categories
Castle
Cultural buidling
Cultural edifice
Monument
Cultural establishment
Environment
City,
Forest,
Park or garden
General presentation
Location Condition Type
Well maintained
Location History
Gallery created under the Second Empire of Napoleon III, it was to host tables illustrating the great moments of Fontainebleau. A number of paintings celebrate glorious, joyful or sad events which took place there, from the baptism of Louis XIII, in 1606, to the death of the great son of the Dauphin Louis XV or the reception of the Pope by Napoleon Bonaparte in 1804.

All of the castle is classified in the UNESCO world heritage.
Construction period
XIXth Century
Dominant style
Second Empire
Remarkable architectural elements
Gallery (architecture)