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Notre-Dame Cathedral Guided Tour

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  • Visit UNESCO–listed Notre Dame Cathedral, a top Paris landmark
  • Discover Gothic features on the high walls you might not spot without a guide
  • Hear the tale of Quasimodo, the fictional bell-ringer in Victor Hugo’s book
Notre-Dame Cathedral Guided Tour
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English Guide : 10:00 AMMost Popular
Visit Notre Dame inside and out with your host and discover the secrets of this gigantic gothic cathedral.
English Guide : 2:00 pm
Visit Notre Dame inside and out with your host and discover the secrets of this gigantic gothic cathedral.
English Guide : 4:00 pm
Visit Notre Dame inside and out with your host and discover the secrets of this gigantic gothic cathedral.
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Notre Dame Cathedral is one of Paris’ top attractions, with a history dating back to the 12th century. On this guided visit, explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site cathedral inside and out, and gain insight into its Gothic architecture. With your guide to lead the way, see hidden details many visitors miss, hear the legend about the Hunchback of Notre Dame, and learn more about French history.

What to Expect
Make your way to Notre Dame Cathedral at the time chosen at checkout, and meet your guide near the cathedral to begin your tour.

First, explore the streets surrounding the cathedral—some of the first built in Paris. Admire the striking Gothic architecture from all angles, and listen as your guide points out hidden features high up the walls of this UNESCO–listed masterpiece.

As you explore, hear the tale about bell-ringer Quasimodo—the Hunchback of Notre Dame in Victor Hugo’s book—and consider if he was deserving of Esmerelda’s love.

Then, step inside the cathedral and discover treasures including the beautiful rose windows—through which the sun shines onto the stone floor.

When your time in Notre Dame Cathedral comes to an end, step outside to conclude your guided visit.
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1 - 5 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
An architectural gem

Of course you will visit Notre Dame when you are in Paris. It’s beautiful to see inside and out. It is one of the finest structures in the world. It’s beautiful to stroll around. But while you are there, check out the archeological museum just...More

1  Thank Annette M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
Excellent guide

She was incredibly knowledgeable and friendly. Enabled us to really appreciate the history, the people and the church come alive.

Thank camden45
Reviewed 1 week ago
Seriously disappointed

My sister in law and I went directly to Notre Dame and waited as per the instructions at the souvenir boutique. By the time we noted the details of where the agency was, it was too late to get there. We waited, and waited and...More

4  Thank Amanda G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Just amazing at night

The tours are very interesting. The structure amazing The history super good. Nice section of town to walk. Seeing it at night is special

1  Thank Robyn C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Julian was an amazing tour guide !!!

Notre Dame was an amazing experience for me and my family. Our tour guide, Julian, was energetic, knowledgeable, and engaging. He truly made the tour one of the best parts of our trip (Louvre, Versailles, Seine River Cruise, Giverny). We highly recommend the tour with...More

1  Thank FellowTraveler781947
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Byron W
17 June 2018|
Response from dlman265 | Reviewed this property |
It was open when we were there but I do not remember if it was an additional charge or not.
26 April 2018|
Response from leeus86 | Reviewed this property |
We were there at 8am and they had services going on
19 April 2018|
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Response from Rocinanti | Reviewed this property |
We were there on a Saturday and there was a service taking place and open to the public. Not sure about Sundays.