Nocturnes de Notre-Dame de Paris
published on 10/12/2013 in 2012

All the Thursdays and Saturdays at 21:00 (in May) and 21h15 (in June)

Every Thursday and Saturday at 21:00 (in May) and 21h15 (in June)

For several years now, the Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral regularly gives an evening appointment to thousands of visitors from all over the world for Night. These present Image operas, audio-visual shows projected on a transparent tulle screen of more than 100 square meters hung in the nave. The entry of these Night is free.


The projection of the images on this transparent fabric offers an amazing spectacle, the film floating in the middle of the building without hindering the visibility. A striking effect similar to an apparition. ... A rare opportunity to soak up the spirit of the place at nightfall, a magical moment when Notre-Dame is usually closed to the public. Télérama

The projection takes place at a privileged moment, in the evening, where the cathedral regains its calm and its fascinating silence...

The projections are intended for the youngest and adults alike. The entrance is free and during the projection, you can, if you wish, participate freely at the expense and help us thus ensure the durability of these Night.

Image opera "Rejoice, MARIE"

We propose you to discover the greatest masterpieces of art, accompanied by the song of the hymn addressed to the Virgin Mary: theAkathist Anthem.
This hymn is one of the highest and most famous virgin prayers of the Byzantine tradition. This 7th century literary and theological masterpiece presents the common and universal faith of the Church towards the mother of God.
Byzantine liturgical chant, the music of Josquin of the near and to Monteverdi, the texts of Paul Claudel Highlight the joy, peace and thanksgiving of this hymn.
For an hour, The beauty of the masterpieces of Christian Art from the East and the West Accompany this projection where art radiates in the prestigious setting of Notre Dame de Paris.

Rejoice, Marie is an opera of images directed by Jean-Michel Mahenc.

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Find the Calendar of Night On The agenda.
For more information: 01 42 34 56 10

en mai 2012 : Tous les jeudis et samedis à 21h00
Pas de nocturne le Samedi 26 mai 2012.
Opening of the cathedral at 8.30 pm – free entrance in the Cathedral – seating with participation in the costs.

en juin 2012 : Tous les jeudis et samedis à 21h15
Opening of the cathedral in 20:45 – free entrance in the Cathedral – seating with participation in the costs.

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