An original tour offered by the Chartres Cathedral ‘Reception & Visits Service’ during the school vacations…
This tour is available in French only

Looking for an idea for an outing for your children? Don’t hesitate: opt for Chartres Cathedral. The Visitor Service welcomes your children from 7 to 12 years of age – with the words and themes that interest them.
With a focus on educational encounters with the sanctuary’s treasures, these tours will educate and entertain young and old alike!

A dynamic, interactive approach to one of the world’s most beautiful buildings. A varied overview of the cathedral: architecture, stained-glass windows, sculptures…

A cathedral discovery where learning is fun.

A great idea for a school vacation outing!

‘Embarquez vos enfants à la cathédrale’


Next dates, Winter vacations 2024: Tuesdays, February 20 & 27, and March 5.

Meeting point: store inside the cathedral, on your left as you enter through the royal portal (map here).

This visit will be cultural & fun (for all ages) – an educational booklet will be given to each child.
It will include children & accompanying family members.

From 2.45pm to 3.45pm – registration required with the Visits Department (with the possibility of welcoming children on the same day).


Target group: children aged 7 to 12, who must be accompanied by an adult. Please note: this tour is only available in French langage.

Group size: 25 people (including parents)

Contact the ‘Reception & Visits Service’ by phone on (+33) 2 37 21 75 02 or by e-mail


Service Accueil & Visites de la cathédrale

24 cloître Notre-Dame – 28000 CHARTRES

Tél : (+33) 2 37 21 75 02
Contact by e-mail

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