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Treasures of the Sainte Chapelle

Visit this gem of the Gothic style and get a chance to marvel at its spectacular stained-glass windows

What's tour about

Admire the Sainte Chapelle, a gem of the Gothic style. This tour makes it possible for you to admire this unique monument and learn it's fascinating history.

Sainte Chapelle is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful churches ever constructed. Completed in 1248, three-quarters of the building consists of stained glass dating from the 13th Century. This magnificent church, now a museum, was built to house the collection of religious relics amassed by King Louis IX, later sainted.

On this tour, you will discover the treasures of the Sainte Chapelle and learn its history. The breathtaking windows are explained in detail, as well as the religious significance of the statuary, sculptures, wall paintings & mosaics. Once you have visited the Sainte Chapelle, no other church can compare to its architectural magnificence or its weightless beauty.

Spend an hour admiring the spectacular stained-glass windows that contribute to making Sainte Chapelle the jewel of the French Gothic.

⚠️ Last admission 30 minutes before closing. The security check is mandatory for all visitors. Big bags and suitcases aren't allowed inside and there are no lockers available.

ℹ️ Under-18s accompanied by an adult, EU citizens under 25 and non-Europeans residing in France get in free with a valid ID.

IMPORTANT: The entrance tickets to Sainte Chapelle are not included in the price, but we can purchase them for you at your request in advance.

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Entrance to the Sainte Chapelle

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1 hour

walking pace

500 m

Approximate tour distance


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Sainte Chapelle with its incredible stained-glass windows

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Author of the tour

Ellen I am passionate about the history of Paris, where I have lived for 32 years. Allow me to share with you my love for this beautiful city through my commented walking tours. Learn about the city's history, its hidden treasures & its spectacular buildings.

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Unlike a guided tour, you do not depend on anyone. You can pause or go from the route and stop for an aperol at the bar. This is not just a list of places with descriptions, but a well-prepared route with interactive content that make you to interact with the city.
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Treasures of the Sainte Chapelle
Visit this gem of the Gothic style and get a chance to marvel at its spectacular stained-glass windows

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