The largest Gothic Cathedral in France
Built in the 13th century to the plans of Robert de Luzarches, and at the initiative of Bishop Evrard de Fouilloy, Amiens Notre-Dame Cathedral remains the largest Gothic construction in France. Access to the towers offers a superb view of the 112.7 meters spire, and over the city of Amiens.
Cathedral designated world heritage site by UNESCO.
- April, May, June, September
→ Guided tour at 3 p.m. and 4.30 p.m. except Saturday and Sunday
→ Unaccompanied tour from 2.30 to 5.15 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays
- July, August
→Guided tour at 11 a.m.
→ Unaccompanied tour from 2.30 p.m. to 5.15 p.m.
- October to March
→ Guided tour at 3.45 p.m.
- 1st January, 1st May and 25th December
- Last Sunday in September
- Adverse weather conditions may lead to the closure of the towers for safety reasons.
- Unaccompanied tour with guide booklet: French, English, German
- Guided Tour: French
- Maximum group size without splitting up: 18 people at the top of north tower
- Rate for tourism professionals and groups (minimum 20 people) 4,50 €
- Adults 5,50 €
- Concessions 4 €
- Free admission: minors under 18*
- Free admission: 18-25 years old* (citizens of one of the 27 countries of the EU or are non-European permanent residents of France)
* excluding school groups
- Parking for coaches 50 m (parking of the Cathedral)
- Drop-off area for 2 coaches at the bottom of the cathedral square
- 130 km in the North of Paris
- From Paris: A16 or A1
- From Belgium: E19-A7/ E19A2/ A1-E15 (exit Maurepas ou Péronne)
- From Calais: A16
- From Reims and Saint-Quentin: A29
Tours de la Cathédrale d’Amiens
30, place Notre-Dame
tel.: (33) (0)3 22 80 03 41