About Chartres

Welcome to About Chartres, the official idea exchange of American Friends of Chartres (AFC). AFC was founded as a non-profit organization in 2005 to assist in the restoration and preservation of the Cathedral of Notre Dame de Chartres, a priceless example of medieval art and architecture. The cathedral is an historic site of unparalleled artistic, intellectual and spiritual influence and is designated as a monument of significant cultural significance on UNESCO’s World Heritage List.

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