Notre Dame Cathedral (Cathedrale Notre Dame), Luxembourg City

(4.2/5 based on 1,100+ reviews on the web)
Built in the late-Gothic style, Notre Dame Cathedral (Cathedrale Notre Dame) contains the tombs of several important historical figures, including John the Blind, Count of Luxembourg and King of Bohemia from 1310 to 1346. The impressive 17th-century architecture also warrants a close look: note the beautiful sculpted portal and Baroque organ gallery. Politicians and royalty walk these halls every year after Easter, when the national pilgrimage brings people to the closing ceremony at this church. Plan to visit Notre Dame Cathedral (Cathedrale Notre Dame) during your Luxembourg City vacation using our convenient Luxembourg City vacation planner.
Create a full Luxembourg City itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Luxembourg City

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Luxembourg City by other users

9 days in Luxembourg BY A USER FROM OMAN June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 17 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM NORWAY June, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 25 days in Europe BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE October, culture, relaxing, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Luxembourg City BY A USER FROM INDIA June, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: June, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 29 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 24 days in Europe BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 30 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Luxembourg BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 23 days in Europe BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA October, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 31 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Luxembourg City BY A USER FROM CANADA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Notre Dame offers a pleasant quiet its visitors is a great sense of serenity! It can be reached on foot from the Centre of Luxembourg City and with a sunny day its stained glass Windows are wonderful.
    View original
  • Entered free. Cathedral full of charm. Visit nice (about 20 min). Do not hesitate to you is stop.
    View original
  • Very beautiful church that is quieter and more solemn for prayer and worship than the Notre Dame cathedral in Paris. The stained glass and architecture is absolutely beautiful.  more »
Google
  • Hard to get a great photo from the outside due to all the building around it, but be sure to go inside. Best stainless windows in any European church we have visited in the past 7 weeks and 12 countries. The altar area is also magnificent. Photos don't do it justice... too dark inside for good photography. Visit the crypt downstairs. Nice timeline of Luxembourg history in the lobby. Otherwise the inside is not impressive, by European standards.
  • The only cathedral in Luxembourg, it was originally a Jesuit church. The cornerstone was laid in 1613. Despite its gothic architecture, the church also has many renaissance elements and adornments. At the end of the 18th century, the church received the miraculous image of the Maria Consolatrix Afflictorum, the patron saint of both the city and the nation. Around 50 years later, the church was consecrated as the Church of Our Lady and in 1870, it was elevated by Pope Pius IX to the Cathedral of Notre-Dame.
  • One of the tourist attractions of Luxembourg. As Luxembourg is small, do not expect a cathedral as large as the Paris sibling of this church. But still a nice place to walk by
  • Beautiful cathèdrale. Worth watching
  • Very beautiful, peaceful atmosphere