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For individuals

  • The guided tours will give you historical elements on the building and its architecture, as well as reading keys on the symbolism of the famous tympanum of the narthex, capitals, architecture itself enhanced by the movement of the sun .

    No guided tours during religious services
  • Visit the Basilica freely

    Download here the chronology of the Basilica

    AND / OR book your audio-guide with the tourist office of Vézelay at +33 (0) or
    10 audio guides available, designed for blind and partially sighted people.
    Price: 3 € audio-guide per person (free for blind and partially sighted people)

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      Be allowed guide through the village and the basilica and narrate the history of the origin in our days.
      Rates : From 3€ to 3€
      • +33 (0)3 86 33 23 69
  • Visit the Basilica with the monastic fraternityof Jerusalem


    Appointment in the narthex, free participation (estimate of 4,50€/person).
    Duration: 1 hour

    To know the dates and times, go to under the heading "Visit the Basilica". You will find at the bottom of the page the planned visits (which will take place) and the open visits (waiting for parcitipants).

    To register for a visit it's simple:
    - call +33 (0) (From Tuesday to Saturday from to noon)
    - or send an e-mail to
    - or book online using the contact formula

    NB: The fraternity doesn't make some guided tours on Monday, it's "desert day"!

    In July and August: guided visits by the fraternity take place every day at (except Monday), at on Saturday.
  • Visit the Basilica with CASA volunteer guides

    The Communities of Welcome of the Artistic Sites (CASA) propose visits of the basilica on request in summer:

    Every day (except on Thursday)
    from 8 July to 3 September 2017
    from to 12.30 pm and from to 5.30pm

    Appointment in the narthex, free participation

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    1. BALADES MALICIEUSES - Patrimoine

      Special tours for small groups. Visits to the Basilica and village of Vezelay for small groups with a professional guide graduate. But also tours / Nature walks nearby.
      Rates : From 72€ to 72€

      The basilica is open every day till, free entrance. No visits during church services. The saint Mary-Magdalen pilgrimage takes place annualy on 22nd july. The liturgies of Chrismast and Easrtern are also the occasion of a passage to Vezelay.
      Rates : From 4.5€ to 4.5€

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