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  • Sainte-Chapelle & Conciergerie Combined Skip-the-Line Ticket

    1. Sainte-Chapelle & Conciergerie Combined Skip-the-Line Ticket

    Make the most of your visit to the Palais de la Cité by visiting 2 remarkable monuments: Sainte-Chapelle and the Conciergerie. During your visit to the Conciergerie, explore the ancient court of the French Revolution. At this picturesque site, see the cells of criminals and the tombs of the heroes of the French Revolution. Alongside the Conciergerie, enjoy Sainte-Chapelle, one of the most stunning examples of Gothic architecture in the world. Admire the ancient stained glass windows, with an impressive depth of color and beautiful design. With this ticket, spend as much time as you want at each of those iconic Parisian monuments. Choose to discover the Conciergerie's medieval and revolution-era rooms as well as the spaces that have disappeared with the HistoPad. This digital mediation tool allows you to go back in time thanks to its augmented reality, 3D reconstructions, and interactiv...

    Please get the guided tour so you can understand exactly where everything is, why it's there, and who developed it. Learning the story behind something makes it a lot more interesting

  • Best of Paris: 3 Smartphone Audio-Guided Tours

    2. Best of Paris: 3 Smartphone Audio-Guided Tours

    Visit some of the most well-known sites of Paris in an authentic, fun, and entertaining way on 3 distinct audio-guided tours. Enjoy the convenience of keeping your smartphone in your pocket while your professional guide’s commentaries lead you through charming streets and squares. The audio commentaries trigger automatically based on your location. Secret Montmartre (1.5 hours) Walk the steep streets and hidden squares of bohemian Montmartre and immerse yourself in the neighborhood’s artistic history, from Pablo Picasso to Dalida. Mysteries and Legends of Paris, Ile de la Cité (1.5 hours) Learn the history of central Paris’ famous sites, such as the Louvre Pyramid, Pont Neuf, and the Conciergerie, but with a macabre twist. Follow the side streets and secret passages, far from the usual tourist itineraries. Trendy Le Marais (1.5 hours)...

  • Latin Quarter: Walking Tour

    3. Latin Quarter: Walking Tour

    Experience the bohemian atmosphere of the Latin Quarter in Paris by visiting the oldest parts of Paris with a passionate tour guide. Discover the city’s rich heritage, including typical narrow streets and buildings. The Latin quarter is renowned for its hip cafés where students and great intellectuals have hung out for centuries including Hemingway, Woody Allen, and Salvador Dali, to name just a few. It’s also home to the Sorbonne University, the Pantheon, the Cluny Museum, St. Germain, the world-famous Shakespeare and Co. bookstore, and the breathtaking Luxembourg Gardens. From royal squares to picturesque streets, from landmark neighborhoods to hidden ones, your guide will be happy to accompany you through the City of Light. This tour will give you the keys to see and understand everything that makes up the beauty and history of Paris through the centuries. Travel back in time to th...

  • Île de la Cité, Seine Cruise & Skip-the-Line Sainte Chapelle

    4. Île de la Cité, Seine Cruise & Skip-the-Line Sainte Chapelle

    Your day starts in front of the Louvre Pyramid. From there, take a stroll along the banks of the Seine, where you’ll hear all about the hidden history of this intriguing city, taking in its romantic sights along the way. As you approach the iconic Notre Dame, your guide will take you back in time hundreds of years to when the mighty cathedral was first built. You’ll be taken as close to the majestic landmark as the ongoing restoration will permit, in order to give you the best views possible. After crossing the river into the historic Latin Quarter, stroll down meandering, cobbled, streets, where you'll hear the stories and learn of the characters poets, philosophers, and artists that made Paris the City of Light. Finish your guided tour outside the city’s most beautiful chapel - Sainte Chapelle. This royal chapel was originally built to house relics and today it’s still one of the mos...

    Outstanding guided tour of Saint Chapelle and La Conciergerie. Violet our guide was fabulous, extremely knowledgeable. The Saint Chapelle is a very special Chapelle, just magical!! The 1,000 glass coloured panels are beautiful. The La Concergerie was great to see so much history. As I am very interested in Marie Antoinette it was great to see where she spent her last days of her life. I felt privileged to see this. Violet found a great spot to view Notre-Dame and tell us it’s history. A most enjoyable tour with a great guide. I would highly recommend this tour!!

  • Paris: Notre Dame Quarter & St. Chapelle Kids & Family Tour

    5. Paris: Notre Dame Quarter & St. Chapelle Kids & Family Tour

    Start your tour in front of the fairytale Hotel de Ville, home to the Mayor of Paris. Cross over to the Ile de la Cité, and enjoy a walk along the riverbanks and through the charming flower market. Then it’s time to skip the often long lines and enter the gem of the island, the Sainte Chapelle. This tiny chapel is home to some of the most dazzling stained glass in the world, much of it dating from the 13th Century.  Your tour will take you past the Conciergerie - medieval palace, revolutionary prison and final home of Queen Marie-Antoinette before she was taken to the guillotine in 1793. Learn of troubles and turmoil during the French Revolution and the stories of some of the famous residents of this infamous prison. See the oldest public clock in Paris, as your stroll continues through one of the prettiest squares in Paris to the oldest bridge in the city. Your final visit will be of ...

    This was a really nice tour, which our 9-year old daughter enjoyed a lot. Great to get a lot of interesting information, while staying flexible for customer wishes. Thanks a lot

  • Paris: Ile de la Cite Walking Tour with Notre Dame

    6. Paris: Ile de la Cite Walking Tour with Notre Dame

    Join your guide for a fascinating walking tour of the charming and historical Ile de la Cite. Start your tour on the Left Bank in the Latin Quarter and pass by the famed bookstore, Shakespeare & Company, a gathering place for the literary legends of the 'Lost Generation'.   Then, see the imposing gothic structure of Notre Dame Cathedral. Built in the 13th century, this magnificent edifice has recently survived a devastating fire, yet she is still standing proudly as the symbol of the city. Learn of her incredible construction and watch history unfold before you, as she readies herself to stand tall for another eight centuries.   Next, enjoy a short stroll through the charming flower market to Sainte Chapelle. Built in the 13th century by King Saint Louis, 80% of the walls are covered by remarkable colored glass windows. Your last visit is to the Conciergerie, built as a medieval palace, ...

    A great tour. The tour guide was pleasant, funny, knowledgeable and prepared. This was my 4th visit to St. Chapelle and I’m glad I took the tour.

  • Île de la Cité: Walking Tour

    7. Île de la Cité: Walking Tour

    Discover Paris’ most famous island — Île de la Cité — on a guided walking tour. Let your expert local guide bring to life its iconic sights, such as Notre-Dame, as you learn about the neighborhood’s roots in the Middle Ages. Wander the medieval streets of the historical neighborhood, with a stop at the chapel of Sainte-Chapelle, a 13th-century chapel in the old Royal French palace with beautiful stained-glass windows. Hear about the Conciergerie, formerly a prison once home to Marie Antoinette herself, but now a well-known court of law. And, of course, you’ll see Notre-Dame from the outside. Hear about its medieval roots from your guide, how it inspired creatives over the centuries, and see how its exterior is still recognizable and memorable today.

  • Paris: Notre Dame Island Historical and Medieval Guided Tour

    8. Paris: Notre Dame Island Historical and Medieval Guided Tour

    Explore the medieval center of Paris on a fascinating 1.5-hour walking tour of the island that evolved into the City of Lights. You’ll discover how the Parisii tribe came to power and grew into a major European force in the Middle Ages. With your expert local guide, you’ll stroll along streets where the buildings are soaked in the blood of royal rulers and revolutionary rebels. From the peaceful atmosphere of Place Dauphine to the Conciergerie towers which were once home to royalty, Île de la Cité holds the dramatic tales of the journey towards self-rule which unfolded in Paris. You’ll pass by the Palais de Justice and Sainte Chapelle. The former was part of the royal palace and ironically where Marie Antionette was sentenced by the people to the guillotine. The latter was originally a private chapel built for royals in 1238 but it is now better known as a haven for lovers of stained gl...

    Charles McKenzie was uniquely informative. Witty. In short, the perfect guide, with a vast knowledge of local history and pertinent information. He was fantastic and we can’t recommend him enough.

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What people are saying about Conciergerie

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 19 reviews

Guided tour by Quentin in perfect English. We are French but we wanted to take a visit in English, just to improve the language. Very good organization, because despite our small delay of a few minutes, the guide contacted us and guided us to the place of departure of the visit. We were able to benefit from the experience and enthusiasm of Quentin, who answered all our questions and listened to us. Thank you

The first sight of the upper chapel is very impressive. We stayed here about an hour and injoyed the athmosphere. It is a good idea to buy an itinerary with the plan of the windows and then try to identify some of the biblic pictures. We also visited Conciergerie with histopads, which is quite an interesting application with an augmented reality.

A real pleasure to discover the history of Paris by strolling through the streets at your own pace!

well organized. get ready for a lot of walking and learning about history...

My favorite place in Paris. A must see if you're ever in the area!