A cathedral of Art and history

The entrance is free, but no baggage is allowed. There is a welcome with paper guides and audioguides on site. More than two-thirds of Notre-Dame is accessible to people with reduced mobility. In the vicinity of the monument you will find all the information necessary to access the cathedral via the means of transport.

The island of the city

More than a historical monument, this cathedral is above all "the House of God and the abode of men" because this building is full of human and Christian experience.

Construction history

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

Great figures and personalities

that have marked the cathedral since its origins...


All the grandeur of the cathedral

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

The unusual information of the cathedral

There are hives on the roofs

The front Paris is visible on the square

Victor Hugo saved Notre Dame

The interior

Everything in the Cathedral

Sacred Music

Difficulties and renewal


Aware of the secular musical heritage of Notre-Dame de Paris, its national and international influence and the excellence of the training provided, the state, the city of Paris and the diocesan Association of Paris decided in 1991 to create the association Sacred Music at Notre-Dame de Paris.

Light a candle at Notre-Dame