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Chartres Light Show: a unique spectacle!

From April 14th to October 13th 2018, every evening at nightfall, until 1am, come and discover Chartres heritage illuminate for your viewing and hearing pleasure.
Chartres Light Show: a unique spectacle!

cathedral Chartres Light Show

Chartres Light ShowChartres Light Show takes you to the streets and the Eure bank to discover monuments and major attractions highlighted and put in music.


You can choose to visit freely and for free or  guided tours (in french) organised by Chartres tourist office.


Chartres Light Show is the largest operation of its kind in the world with a tour composed of 24 different scenographic animations, each lasting several minutes!


On the occasion of the opening, on April 14th, you will be able to cheer the runners of the sixth year of "Trail in Chartres en Lumières". You can participate in a family orientation game as well.



Discover Chartres Light Show by bike !


With the thematic route n°4 "en quelques tours de roues", you will be able to discover all the sites by bike!


Thematic route by bike



The Festival of Light


Saturday, 15th September 2018, the Festival of Light close this fifteenth year with many art installations and other original and interactive activities.


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You can download the Chartres Light Show's application for the route to follow and a lot of information on the iconic locations of the city and their scenography.


Scenography: Spectaculaires, Allumeurs d'images

Photo credit: Yves Lejeune - Cité Patrimoine - Chartres tourist office - Chartres city