Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Chartres

Title

Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Chartres
Chartres Cathedral
Cathedral of Our Lady of Chartres

Date

1194-1220 (including renovations following fires)

Location

Chartres, France

Denomination

Roman Catholic

Style

French Gothic
Romanesque

Statement / Historical Fact

Chartres Cathedral is known for its flying buttresses that enabled the installation of 176 stained-glass windows, including three large, circular “rose windows.”