Entrance tickets for the Sainte-Chapelle
Attractions & guided tours

Entrance tickets for the Sainte-Chapelle

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Based on 802 reviews
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Duration: Flexible
Do this because
  • Enjoy direct access to this iconic monument
  • Discover the most extensive 13th-century stained glass collection
  • Admire one of the highest achievements of Gothic architecture
What to expect

Discover a gem of Gothic style built in seven years: The Sainte Chapelle in the Palais de la Cité!

Consecrated on 26 April 1248, the Sainte-Chapelle is considered among the highest achievements of the Rayonnant period of Gothic architecture. It was commissioned by King Louis IX of France to house his precious collection of Christian relics, including Christ's crown of thorns, acquired by Saint Louis.

Along with the Conciergerie, the Sainte-Chapelle is one of the earliest surviving buildings of the Capetian royal palace on the Île de la Cité. Although damaged during the French Revolution, and restored in the 19th century, it has one of the most extensive 13th-century stained glass collections anywhere in the world.

Arranged across 15 windows, each 15 meters high, the stained glass panes depict 1,113 scenes from the Old and New Testaments recounting the history of the world until the arrival of the relics in Paris.

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What's included
  • check Entrance ticket
Where

8 Boulevard du Palais, 75001 Paris, France

Meeting point:
Show your ticket at the entrance of the Sainte Chapelle. Nearest metro stop: Cité (line 4).
What to remember
  • Free admission for children under 18 years old, European citizens 18-25 years old, disabled people and their companions, French unemployed people, Pass Education holders
  • Free admission for all visitors on the first Sunday of each month from November to March and on the European Heritage Days on the third weekend of September
  • Helmets, luggage and big items exceeding 55cmx35cmx20cm will not be accepted
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Provider
Monuments Nationaux
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

What people say about this experience

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4.6/5

Based on 802 reviews from verified customers

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Safety

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Service

3.8/5

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Value for money

4.2/5

  • Anonymous

    From United States of America - February 2024

    Excellent

    Overall rated

    5/5

    Fiabilité, Rapidité, simplicité. FORMIDABLE

  • Anonymous

    From United States of America - January 2024

    Excellent

    Overall rated

    5/5

    Troppo bella!!

  • Anonymous

    From Italy - January 2024

    Great

    Overall rated

    4/5

  • Anonymous

    From United States of America - January 2024

    Average

    Overall rated

    3/5

    La sainte chapelle est comme toujours absolument superbe. Quel dommage de de voir un telle queue et de passer par cet affreux portique de sécurité au ...

  • Anonymous

    From United States of America - January 2024

    Average

    Overall rated

    3/5

    Senza guida non si capisce

  • Anonymous

    From United States of America - January 2024

    Average

    Overall rated

    3/5

    Sito molto bello, ma nonostante l'orario fissato nel biglietto di entrata abbiamo aspettato 30 minuti all'esterno sotto la pioggia. I servizi igienic ...

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