Centre International du Vitrail
The west, north and south entrances of the Cathédrale Notre Dame have superbly ornamented triple portals, but the west entrance, known...
A visit to the 112m-high Clocher Neuf (aka Tour Nord; North Tower) of the Cathédrale Notre Dame is worth the ticket price and the climb...
Cathédrale Notre Dame
One of Western civilisation’s crowning architectural achievements, the 130m-long Cathédrale Notre Dame de Chartres is renowned for its...
L'Académie de la Bière
One of the liveliest places in Chartres of an evening is this fabulous pub. It takes its beer seriously (there are 13 rotating brews on...
This welcoming spot has particularly good pizzas (try the Montagnarde with tomato, mozzarella, Reblochon cheese, potatoes, red onions,...
5 rue du Cardinal Pie · interesting places nearby
Centre International du Vitrail information
After viewing stained glass in Chartres’ cathedral, nip into the town’s International Stained-Glass Centre, in a half-timbered former granary, to see superb examples close up.