Crypte de la Cathédrale

Historic site and monument ,  Cathedral at Chartres

Crypte de la cathédrale© Patrick FORGET - www.sagaphoto.com
Crypte de la cathédrale© Patrick FORGET - www.sagaphoto.com
cathedrale_de_chartres_31Office de Tourisme de Chartres
cathedrale_de_chartres_32Office de Tourisme de Chartres
Visite de la Crypte aux Chandelles - Copyright Office de Tourisme de ChartresOffice de Tourisme de Chartres
  • Recognised as a listed monument in 1979, Chartres cathedral boasts an exceptional collection of 12-13th-century windows and sculptures. The Romanesque crypt is one of the longest in Europe, and houses some original frescoes alongside some contemporary glass works.

    Under the cathedral, accessible via the South Door, this crypt is the longest and largest in France. Guided visits are available to see this iconic site, and the times are indicated below.

  • Spoken languages
    • English
    • Japanese
Services
  • Activities
    • Special theme activity
    • Lectures
    • Temporary exhibitions
  • Services
    • Boutique
  • Rates
  • Adult
  • Free
  • Reduce rate
  • Adult
  • Reduce rate
Openings
  • From November 1, 2018
    until March 31, 2019
  • Monday
    11:00 - 12:00
    16:15 - 17:15
  • Tuesday
    11:00 - 12:00
    16:15 - 17:15
  • Wednesday
    11:00 - 12:00
    16:15 - 17:15
  • Thursday
    11:00 - 12:00
    16:15 - 17:15
  • Friday
    11:00 - 12:00
    16:15 - 17:15
  • Saturday
    11:00 - 12:00
    16:15 - 17:15
  • Sunday
    16:15
    17:15
  • * Recognised as a listed monument in 1979, Chartres cathedral boasts an exceptional collection of 12-13th-century windows and sculptures. The Romanesque crypt is one of the longest in Europe, and houses some original frescoes alongside some contemporary glass works.