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Sainte-Chapelle

146 locals recommend ·
Why locals recommend it
It’s the most beautiful Gothic church in Europe, with sublime architecture and colors. The ceiling and stained-glass windows, in particular, are real works of art. I still have the same reaction every time I go: “Just wow!” For a few seconds I can’t take pictures. I just have to look around. Bring a wide-angle lens for interior photos, and arrive 20 minutes before the opening so that once the church opens, you can go directly upstairs. Usually, people stay on the first floor when they enter, but the view one floor up is amazing and being there first is priceless!
Marc
Marc
January 11, 2017

Tips from locals

Roman
Roman
November 15, 2019
Download the “Sainte-Chapelle windows” app and unlock the secrets of the stained glass windows in the monument built by Saint Louis.
Alberto
Alberto
May 30, 2019
Unique, one of a kind! The stained glasses of this hidden Church are amazingly beautiful. Go there when it's sunny, you will be amazed by the beauty of this place
Eleni
Eleni
April 13, 2019
Probably the most beautiful Gothic church I've ever seen. The stained glass windows are exquisite! There is an entry fee, unlike Notre Dame. Known as Sainte-Chapelle.
Sabrina
Sabrina
February 14, 2019
A chapel with the most beautiful stained glass in the world, quite literally divine, it will transport you. Entrance is a bit pricey and there is often a line because its a small building with limited capacity and tight security (because its next to the courthouse of Paris) but its totally worth it…
Aude
Aude
July 06, 2018
for my point of you It is one most beautiful ancien place of architecture.

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Location
8 Boulevard du Palais
Paris, Île-de-France 75001
Phone+33 1 53 40 60 80
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 9:30 AM