Spirituality

More than a historical monument, this Cathedral is primarily "The House of God and the abode of men" because this building is responsible for human and Christian experience.

Visits

Everything you need to prepare your visit, opening hours, how to access the Cathedral and many other information.

The monument

The history of its construction to its architecture, through all the secrets it contains, find out everything you always wanted to know about this historic monument.

Annunciation - Announcement to the shepherds - Nativity - Adoration of the Magi. Detail of the Northern fence of the choir (first quarter of the 14th century)
focus

The Rector Archpriest

Bishop Patrick Chauvet is Rector-Archpriest of the Cathedral.

Pray to our Lady

Everything you need to prepare your visit, opening hours, how to access the Cathedral and lots more!

The liturgical highlights

The history of its construction to its architecture, through all the secrets it contains, find out everything you always wanted to know about this historic monument.

Support

The history of its construction to its architecture, through all the secrets it contains, find out everything you always wanted to know about this historic monument.

The monument

Our Lady of Paris and all that it contains

Treasure. The Word does not leave indifferent. His mysterious side prevails, hanging, intriguing, seductive and fascinating. As more than two hundred and fifty treasures of cathedrals, churches and abbeys of France opened to the public, the Treasury of Notre Dame de Paris is a privileged witness of Art and history, memory spiritual witness.

But there's also his organ, the stained glass windows, paintings, statues, furniture and of course its very famous bells and bees!

History

The history of its construction to its architecture, through all the secrets it contains, find out everything you always wanted to know about this historic monument.

Architecture

The history of its construction to its architecture, through all the secrets it contains, find out everything you always wanted to know about this historic monument.

The unusual news

The history of its construction to its architecture, through all the secrets it contains, find out everything you always wanted to know about this historic monument.

 

 

Special exhibition
3-14 January 2017 (except 8)

Carpet of the choir

and liturgical ornaments of cloth of gold
present of Charles X, Louis Philippe, and Napoleon III

 

Monumental, almost 200 m2, woven from 1825 to 1833 for the choir of our Lady by the famous Manufactory of the Savonnerie carpet, will be on display in the nave of the Cathedral, as well as liturgical ornaments of cloth of gold kept in the Cathedral.

 

Youth space

Notre Dame de Paris is a masterpiece of Gothic art

We see a lot of tourists from all countries to admire it, it is one of the most visited monuments in the world! It is the Cathedral of Paris. But a cathedral, this isn't a monument, it is first a place of prayer and also a book of stone. You'll find this area of the keys to decrypt the message she wants to send us.

More information to come

Space music
Praeludium in a minor of Dietrich Buxtehude (1637-1707)
Praeludium in a minor of Dietrich Buxtehude (1637-1707)
Praeludium in a minor of Dietrich Buxtehude (1637-1707)
light a candle at Notre Dame