Musée des Beaux-Arts
Cathédrale Notre Dame Crypt
The 100m crypt of Cathédrale Notre Dame , a tombless Romanesque structure built in 1024 around a 9th-century predecessor, is the largest...
Cathédrale Notre Dame Tours
Guided tours in English of the Cathédrale Notre Dame with Chartres expert Malcolm Miller depart from the cathedral shop.
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...
Its location opposite the cathedral ensures this traditional brasserie and salon de thé – one of the oldest in Chartres – is always...
29 Cloître Notre Dame · interesting places nearby
Musée des Beaux-Arts information
Chartres’ fine-arts museum, accessed via the gate next to Cathédrale Notre Dame’s north portal, is in the former Palais Épiscopal (Bishop’s Palace), built in the 17th and 18th centuries. Its collections include 16th-century enamels of the Apostles made for François I, paintings from the 16th to 19th centuries and polychromatic wooden sculptures from the Middle Ages.