Tourist Information

Tourist Office Housed in the half-timbered Maison du Saumon, a former fish merchant's premises dating from the 16th century, with an exhibition on Chartres’ history. Rents 1½-hour English-language audioguide tours (€5.50/8.50 per one/two) of the medieval city as well as binoculars (€2), fabulous for seeing details of the cathedral close up.

The Cathédrale Notre Dame Shop is also helpful.