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Salisbury Cathedral

33 The Close, Salisbury SP1 2EJ, England
+44 1722 555120
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Completed in 1258, this is one of the finest medieval cathedrals in Britain, which features the tallest spire in England that rises 404 feet into the air.
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“tower tour” (332 reviews)
“magna carta” (1,235 reviews)
“chapter house” (261 reviews)
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33 The Close, Salisbury SP1 2EJ, England
+44 1722 555120
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Reviewed today via mobile

Apart from the fact it's an impressive cathedral, the in-house exhibition of one of the Magna Cartas is very interesting. The cathedral's surroundings are nice too for enjoying coffee or tea and obviously the medieval city centre is next to it.

Thank DeKokkies
Reviewed yesterday

I have visited Salisbury Cathedral a number of times and have also been lucky enough to sing in week-long choir residencies there 3 times over the past 30 years, most recently a couple of weeks ago. Maybe it's because this was my first place to...More

Thank Brenda P
Reviewed yesterday

Stunning. Highest spire in the country. Visit the Refectory for a delicious meal and infused teas! Wonderful place.

Thank Leslie B
Reviewed yesterday

Fabulous place to visit ! Architectural master piece , full of history ! Magna Carta, is obviously mandatory !!! Well worth the travel !

Thank Mário M
Reviewed yesterday

Very busy but so much to see. There is a suggested donation to go in but you can donate whatever you like. The guy doing our tour was really knowledgable about the cathedral and its history so is a real must - it adds so...More

Thank David F
Reviewed yesterday

I have written a review before on the Cathedral but this time when I visited I took a tour with a guide. His name was David and he was an amazing man with a wealth of information and a great sense of humour. He involved...More

Thank Saluki25
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is an experience you will never forget! the talk at the start of the tour of the history of the Cathedral is fascinating and set at a level for all to enjoy. The climb and sights you see will catch your breath, dont visit...More

Thank lizbeveridge
Reviewed 3 days ago

Whatever your religious inclinations, it is impossible not to be inspired by the peace of the Cathedral cloisters, the history of the entire site (but for us particularly, the copy of the Magna Carta) and the share scale of the Cathedral building. We love the...More

Thank cameronandhannah
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Cathedral is beautiful, the original copy of the Magna Carta should not be missed! Worth the time, especially for history buffs.

Thank ccardle
Reviewed 3 days ago

What an amazing place, start by using the car park in the church grounds, you get 10% of if you spend £15 or more in the gift shop and a free pot of real tea or coffee. The Cathedral houses the oldest clock in the...More

Thank eawdooley
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Rajendra S
8 June 2017|
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Response from Kathy S | Reviewed this property |
I'm not completely certain I understand your question, but the first priority when visiting Salisbury is the cathedral. If you're not afraid of heights, take the tower tour. If you have time, within a short walk of the... More
28 February 2017|
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Response from Ch0rister | Property representative |
Yes we can process donations made using any credit card except for American Express cards. We look forward to seeing you!