Chartres By Light, visit
Every evening from late May to mid September, the small French city of Chartres will be illuminated at this special event which highlights the architectural and historical heritage.
Under the guidance of conceptual artist Xavier de Richemont, 27 historic sites and tourist attractions will be bathed in light and music as part of the annual festival, including the cathedral, Museum of Fine Art, old town and the banks of the River Eure.
The dazzling displays are sure to enchant locals and visitors alike who will follow this fun and poetic trail lighting up the town.
From dusk until 1am
New scenarios on the North Door, at the Mediatheque and on the Place Marceau
From Saturday, April 21 2012 to Saturday, September 15 2012