A cathedral of Art and history

Admission is free, however no baggage is allowed. There is a reception with paper guides and audio guides. More than two-thirds of our Lady is accessible to people with reduced mobility. You will find all the necessary information to access the Cathedral through the means of transport in the vicinity of the monument.

The île de la Cité

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.

Construction history

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

Great figures and personalities

that marked the Cathedral since its origins...

Architecture

All the grandeur of the Cathedral

Plan your visit and be sure to not miss anything inside! 

Unusual information of the Cathedral

There are beehives on rooftops

The Paris from before is visible on the forecourt

Victor Hugo saved Notre Dame

Inside

What contains the Cathedral

Sacred music

Difficulties and renewal

 

Aware of the age-old musical heritage of Notre Dame de Paris, its national and international reputation and excellence of the training provided, the State, the city of Paris and the Diocesan Association of Paris decided in 1991 to create the sacred music at Notre Dame de Paris association.

light a candle at Notre Dame