Discover Notre-Dame Basilica

Notre-Dame Basilica possesses some of the finest Gothic Revival architecture in North America, where it was the first full example of this major style.

Your admission fee to Notre-Dame Basilica includes a 20-minute guided tour, available in English or French during regular hours. This tour is an ideal introduction to the history of Notre-Dame Parish, the building of the church, key architectural features and the many works of art that adorn the building.

A leaflet in English, French, Spanish, German, Italian or Japanese is available free of charge to visitors who wish to explore the Basilica by themselves.


June 21st to October 9th Extended until October 30th

Join a complete 60 minute guided tour that will take you in very private areas of the Basilica as the galleries and a part of the crypt.

English: Monday to Friday 1:30pm ( except October 12th, 13th and 14th)
French: Fridays at 1:30pm and Sundays at 2:30pm ( Except October 14th)

Adult: 10$
7-17 years old: 8$

*The tour need a minimum of 10 people to starts and there is a maximum of 25 places. Reservation highly recommended. or 1-866-842-2925 ext 259


July 6th to October 7th ( except on July 7th, August 10th and September 7th)
Wednesday, Thursdays and Fridays at 2;30pm

The large organ of Notre-Dame come alive to offer you an hour of exclusivity. With your friends, come sit at the balcony of the organ to listen to classical organ music. A unique opportunity to meet our organist Pierre Grandmaison. Come enjoy this moment of pure happiness!

Adult: 10$,
7-17 years old: 8$

*Maximum 60 places.
Reservation highly recommended: or 1-866-842-2925 ext 259

Grand Tour of Notre-Dame Basilica + Take a seat at the organ:

Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays in English
Fridays in French

Adult: 15$,
7-17 years old: 12$


Admission fees apply to all visitors, with or without a guided tour. This contribution is necessary to cover the annual costs of restoration and upkeep on this historic building.
Adults: $5
Ages 7 to 17: $4
Age 6 and under: Free
Adults: $6
Ages 7 to 17: $4
Age 6 and under: Free

Guided tours

20 minutes tours are held regularly during visiting hours, in French and in English. The schedule varies by season, day of the week and special events. Contact us for more details.

Please note: Because the Basilica regularly accommodates weddings, funerals and special events, scheduled activities may be disrupted from time to time. The Basilica reserves the right to change its guided tour schedule and visiting hours without notice.