Eternal Notre-Dame: An Immersive Experience in the Heart of Paris

Until September of 2024, Paris, city of light and history, invites its visitors and residents to delve into the glorious past of one of its most iconic monuments with "Eternal Notre-Dame". This unprecedented immersive experience offers an incredible dive into the history of Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral, from its construction to the present day.

Eternal Notre-Dame: An Immersive Experience in the Heart of Paris

In progress

19 April 2024

A Journey Through Time:

"Eternal Notre-Dame" provides a unique opportunity to travel through time. Thanks to cutting-edge technologies, including virtual reality and 360° projections, participants are transported from the Middle Ages to the modern era, witnessing the key moments that have shaped the cathedral's history. From its majestic construction to its recent restoration, after the devastating fire of 2019, this experience highlights the cultural and historical importance of Notre-Dame de Paris.

Technology and History Meet:

The innovative use of immersive technology allows visitors of "Eternal Notre-Dame" to feel as if they are an integral part of the cathedral's history. Detailed animations and historical reconstructions offer a unique perspective on Gothic architecture, sacred artworks, and historical events that took place in and around Notre-Dame.

An Experience for All:

Aimed at a broad audience, from history enthusiasts to those looking to understand the importance of Notre-Dame in world heritage, "Eternal Notre-Dame" promises an enriching outing for families, educators, and tourists from around the world. This educational experience is designed to inspire and move, reminding everyone of the vital role that conservation and restoration play in preserving our cultural heritage.

In conclusion, "Eternal Notre-Dame" is a window into the past, present, and future of one of humanity's most precious treasures. This tribute to Notre-Dame de Paris transcends the mere framework of a tourist visit to become a deeply moving and educational experience. By brilliantly marrying cutting-edge technology and historical narratives, it invites visitors on an immersive journey into the heart of history, art, and beauty. Such an initiative underscores the unbreakable link between the past and future generations. For all those who set foot on Parisian soil, "Eternal Notre-Dame" is an invitation to rediscover the cathedral in a new light.


Practical information


Éternelle Notre-Dame is available in 2 locations:

- Notre Dame*

Location: Under the square of Notre-Dame de Paris, facing 6 rue de la cité, 75004.

Opening times: Monday to Sunday, 10am to 8pm

Book at Notre-Dame

- La Défense**

Location: Cité de l'Histoire – Under the Grande Arche - Parvis de la Défense - 92800 PUTEAUX

Opening hours: Wednesday to Sunday from 10am to 7pm and Saturday from 10am to 8pm.

Book at La Défense


- Full rate: €30.99 (€35 on site)

- Reduced rate*: from €20.99 (€25 on site)

- Group price: from €20.99 (online only)

* The experience is open to children aged 11 and over.

Book online


- If you choose the Parvis de la Cathédrale option, enjoy the exhibitions before or after the virtual reality experience.

- If you choose the Arche de la Défense option, you can visit the Cité de l'Histoire at the same time (please note that you will need a specific Cité de l'Histoire ticket in this case).