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Exeter Cathedral

Cathedral Close | Exeter, Devon, Exeter EX1 1HS, England
+44 1392 285983
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Cathedral Close | Exeter, Devon, Exeter EX1 1HS, England
+44 1392 285983
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a truly great cathedral. One of the finest in the country. A must see if you're visiting Exeter or passing through. Good places to eat nearby as well.

Thank Tim G
Reviewed 2 days ago

The cathedral sits in the centre of an ancient green. Inside the roman walls of Exeter, it is a charming site to visit. It is beautiful within and has been a place of worship for centuries. It contains many artifacts of interest, including a wonderful...More

Thank James N
Reviewed 4 days ago

The weather was not very good, so we decided to visit Exeter and take the guided tour - the gentleman who talked us through the cathedral was very knowledgable and interesting, and the cathedral is impressive with some very interesting design features. We also visited...More

Thank Carl S
Reviewed 5 days ago

We found the Exeter Cathedral a must to visit. The whole cathedral is stunning in archetectture and history! They have a guided tour which we did not take but it would certainly add to the experience. We did however sit in on a rehearsal by...More

Thank Trish W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Spectacular cathedral in very picturesque setting. Well worth a look and the history of this cathedral is amazing

Thank LeezS2
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is one of our nation's real architectural jewels. So much rich history and beauty that you would do well to take time to enjoy. This is my home town and I feel lucky to be able to pop down whenever I want to soak...More

Thank DaverooTravels
Reviewed 1 week ago

Exquisite, elegant, cathedral, that has weathered the scares of war well. The English Civil War and Hitlers Luftwaffe both threatened the fabric, but not the spirit of the people of Exeters lovely medieval cathedral, standing proud over the Exe. It is a beautiful, awe inspiring...More

Thank cherriesfan_9
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'd wanted to visit Exeter Cathedral for some time so was very much looking forward to accompanying some friends there today, May 19th. The building is, indeed, an architectural marvel and, under normal circumstances, we would have spent a couple of hours wandering around at...More

Thank iankeithb
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited Exeter Cathedral today with two visitors. as well as the high cost of entry to this glorious much loved building, I was appalled at the high level of noise coming from a children's play group.This was a supposed supervised group that however was...More

Thank johnmorris218
Reviewed 1 week ago

Almost everything about this magnificent edifice is mind-blowing ; the builders' ability to construct something so large and complicated with none of the equipment today's builder's have, and the sheer beauty of the stonework and decoration demand the visitor's respect and appreciation. Wonderful - would...More

Thank slimtimBanbury
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Do you need to book tickets for midnight mass this year? If so, is there a cost and how does one pre-order?
30 November 2016|
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Response from Eric_the_Bish | Reviewed this property |
No need to book, but turn up early for a seat! Search online for "Exeter Cathedral midnight mass".
I am in Devon for Christmas and would love to visit Exeter cathedral for the special service at 6pm I see the doors open at 4pm but are there large queues before this ?if so what sort of time should we think of arriving?
8 November 2015|
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Response from Laurence B | Property representative |
In 2014 we were able to seat everyone who wished to attend the service. Based on last year's experience you shouldn't need to worrying about arriving before 4pm. This year we are also celebrating a late communion service at... More
how much it cost the visiting?
3 October 2016|
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Response from mimika21 |
thank you for info!
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