Inside the Other Iconic French Château

AMBROISE TEZENAS

Before there was Versailles, there was Vaux le Vicomte, a château an hour southeast of Paris that many believe surpasses its famous sibling—more intimate, more inspired and, yes, even more beautiful.

Photos by Ambroise Tézenas

 

Explore More in Home + Design

D
×

D = Exclusive content for American Express Platinum Card® Members

Content from the current issue of DEPARTURES is available only to Platinum Card® Members. If you would like to learn more about the benefits and rewards of the Platinum Card, please click here.

Learn More

Home Tour: A Modern Getaway in Malibu

D
×

D = Exclusive content for American Express Platinum Card® Members

Content from the current issue of DEPARTURES is available only to Platinum Card® Members. If you would like to learn more about the benefits and rewards of the Platinum Card, please click here.

Learn More

Home Tour: Inside a Dutch Estate

D
×

D = Exclusive content for American Express Platinum Card® Members

Content from the current issue of DEPARTURES is available only to Platinum Card® Members. If you would like to learn more about the benefits and rewards of the Platinum Card, please click here.

Learn More

Home Tour: A World Away In Marrakech