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Chartres: Light Reborn!

Chartres: Light Reborn!


This event is organized by American Friends of Chartres.
Discover the highlights of the restoration of Chartres Cathedral with French and American guest speakers, a documentary film, and a reception.


All you need to know...

WHAT: Chartres: Light Reborn!

WHEN: Tuesday, May 16, 2023 – 7 pm - 9 pm

WHERE: La Maison Française – Embassy of France – 4101 Reservoir Rd NW, 20007, Washington, D.C.

PRICE: General Admission : $10.
Under 18 : $8.


INFOS: Please note that a government-issued ID is required to enter the French Embassy grounds. When purchasing multiple tickets kindly list the full name of each guest.

Meet the movers and shakers driving the restoration of Chartes Cathedral. A cultural evening at the Embassy of France featuring guest speakers from French and American research institutions, government and academia addresssing the issues and highlights of this extraordinary project, followed by a unique documentary film. A reception closes the evening.

La Maison Française

Each person attending the event must have a ticket registered in their name and a government-issued ID that matches the name on the reservation in order to enter the Embassy. No need to print your ticket, but no one will be admitted without reservation and proper ID. Due to strict security measures, please arrive on time, doors will be closed at 7:30 p.m. sharp. Please allow extra time for security screening.