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Tours de la Cathedrale Notre-Dame

Rue du Cloitre Notre-Dame, 75004 Paris, France
+33 1 44 54 19 33
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A visit of the Towers of Notre Dame de Paris, built from 1160 in the Flamboyant Gothic style, gives visitors a close-up view of the Cathedral's flying buttresses, spires and roofs. Gargoyles and chimeras adorn the outer gallery of the North Tower with its ribbed vaulting and spiral staircase, while the South Tower houses the belfry and Emmanuel, the great bourdon bell. The upper gallery provides magnificent views of Paris, the Seine and the succession of bridges across the river. Designated world heritage site by UNESCO.Open:> 1st April to 30th September: from 10 a.m. to 6.30 p.m.> From July to August on Saturday and Sunday: until 11 p.m. (evenings).> 1st October to 31st March: from 10 a.m. to 5.30 p.m. Last admission 45 minutes before closing time.Closed:> 1st January, 1st May and 25th December.Admission fees: Adults : 8,5€; Concessions (18 to 25) = 5,50 €; Free admission: minors under 18*; Free admission: 18-25 years old* (citizens of one of the 27 countries of the EU or are non-European permanent residents of France) * excluding school groups
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Rue du Cloitre Notre-Dame, 75004 Paris, France
Ile de la Cite / Ile Saint-Louis
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It appeared busy when we arrived at the cathedral, however, the long line moved very quickly, and was free to enter. It’s an impressive spectacle inside and well worth the visit.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best tours we have been involved with. Avi was informative, engaging and entertaining. We moved along at a measured pace enjoying his wealth of knowledge about the Ille de la Cite and in particular Notre Dame. The climb to the top of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth seeing. Take your time once inside to absorb all the beauty. Take photos inside as well as outside front and along the sides.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always worth a visit but if queue too long take the time to visit the Archaeological Crypt for 8€ and 5€ with foundations of city and interactive information. Worth it to beat the heat and crowds before heading to Seine for lunch.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this area. Expensive and great food. no bathroom inside, so go before getting in line. Must visit!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is truly a wonderful and majestic sight to be hold. Pictures can only capture so much! Our tour guide was awesome and very informative!!!!!

Thank Ena D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been in the Cathederal before so we went up to the balconies to see all the gargoyles and the views are great. Just make sure you get your tickets before you queue, from the machines

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pictures really can't tell the whole story. What an amazing place. The stained glass is out of this world beautiful.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely beautiful. This is a must see in Paris. The inside is even more amazing than the outside. We considered doing the tour up to the bell tower but the line was very long that afternoon. We asked the workers controlling the line if we...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Though it is a beautiful monument, but seems a little over-rated. Could be skipped as there are better places to visit as a tourist.

Thank Geetika C
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Ile de la Cite / Ile Saint-Louis
Two islands sit in the middle of the Seine at the very
heart of Paris. The more majestic one, Ile de la Cité,
sparkles with history. This is the birthplace of
Paris, the home of the Gothic Sainte-Chapelle, and the
site of the prison where Marie Antoinette was held
before her execution. Tourists flock to see the iconic
Notre Dame and the beautiful bridges that straddle the
Seine. Ile Saint-Louis, the more provincial island,
...More
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Stacy K
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Response from moniqueoli4 | Reviewed this property |
If I remember correctly it was a 2h tour.
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Draspeight
February 9, 2017|
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Response from Jeani M | Reviewed this property |
Inside the building
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October 17, 2016|
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Response from Scott W | Reviewed this property |
Disagree. I took about 150 photos. Both inside and out and I am Catholic and even asked the priest after mass. His direct comment was: "I would be offended if you did not to show your family your travels." So yes, take... More
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