Practical information

Find here all the practical information to prepare your visit of the Sainte-Chapelle.

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Opening hours

From April 1st to September 30th
9am - 7pm

October 1st to March 31
9am - 5pm

Please note: last access to the monument, 30 minutes before closing time.

Priority access is given only to visitors with a ticket + time slot reservation. Visitors who are entitled to free access, or who have a Passion Monument/Paris Musée card, must nevertheless reserve a time slot free of charge on the online ticketing service.

Closed on January 1, May 1 and December 25.

The monument closes at 6:30 p.m. Sunday June 30

Exceptional closure on 12 June at 6pm (last access at 5.30pm)

Due to the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games, the Sainte-Chapelle will be exceptionally closed on July 26th.


For visitors who already have a ticket, reserve your visit time slot on the ticketing service.


For individuals


Individual rate

13 €

Special rate (partnerships)

11,5 €

- Vieilles maisons françaises - Les amis du Louvre - Paris Musées subscribers - Thalys

- Pass Navigo Culture (only for the Conciergerie - Ste Chapelle twin ticket)


Twin ticket Sainte-Chapelle/Conciergerie

20 €

Free of charge

  • Under 18 years old
  • 18-25 years old (European Union nationals and non-European legal residents in France)
  • Disabled person and his/her companion
  • Job seekers (upon presentation of a certificate of less than 6 months)
  • Education pass (valid)
  • The first Sunday of January, February, March, November and December

Visitors eligible for free admission

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For groups


Group rate

Groups limited to 25 people. Reservation required

11,5 €
  • From 20 paying adults
  • Any person coming with a tourism professional with no minimum number of people
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Audioguides are available in French, English, German, Italian, Spanish & Japanese.

One price to be paid on site.

3 €

Payment method

  • cash
  • credit cards
  • check
  • culture check
  • vacation voucher (ANCV)
  • Lire check (only in store)

Access and transport


10, boulevard du Palais
75001 Paris

RER B or C : station Saint-Michel
Métro 1,7,11, 14 : station Châtelet
Métro 4, station Cité

Lines 21, 24, 27, 38, 58, 81, 85, 96

Vélib' stations nearby

Services and conditions of visit

The Sainte-Chapelle is included in the perimeter of the Palais de Justice de Paris. The monument is subject to the security and safety rules specific to this site and defined for its protection.

Security controls are reinforced at the entrance of the monument - please respect the time of your reservation, and allow up to 30 minutes waiting time on busy days.

For your safety, the following are prohibited:

- Motorcycle helmets

- Aerosols

- Knives and sharp objects

- Scissors

- Glass bottles

- Bulky luggage/bags

- Scooters, skateboards and rollerblades

Strollers must be small and collapsible to fit into the X-ray machines.

Prohibited items confiscated at the entrance of the monument will not be returned to visitors.

In a handicap situation

Discover the services and conditions for visitors with disabilities.

The tour of the Sainte-Chapelle is accessible to people with reduced mobility.

Consult the dedicated page

Vigipirate plan

Niveau : Urgence attentat du plan Vigipirate

To ensure the safety of visitors, the monument applies the preventive measures decided by the government for public administrations. To find more.