Chartres Cathedral France

One of the greatest achievements in the history of architecture, Chartres Cathedral is almost perfectly preserved in its original Gothic design, from its lively portal sculptures to its glowing stained glass.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
248800
Names
Chartres Cathedral
Cathedral of Our Lady in Chartres
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Chartres French
Coordinates
48.4478382° N, 1.4878103° E
Dates
1140-1260

Location Map

Map showing the location of Chartres Cathedral, Chartres, France. (Note: The address shown in the upper-left panel is sometimes inaccurate.) Click here to view larger.

Aerial View

Aerial view of Chartres Cathedral, Chartres, France. (Note: The address shown in the upper-left panel is sometimes inaccurate.) Click here to view larger.