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Worcester Cathedral

8 College Yard, Worcester WR1 2LA, England
+44 1905 732900
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Heaven on earth.

Such a beautiful cathedral, well worth a visit while in the area. Peace and tranquility at every... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Richard H
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Day out

The cathedral is under going some restoration work , but it is still open for guided tours, it is... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jonathan B
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Royal Tombs, the first round Chapter House, Architecture through the ages, beautiful Norman Crypt. New: Telling the Story -Visit the Crypt Exhibition, explore our interactive touch screens, use our mobile App Trails. Find out about the Cathedral's Anglo-Saxon roots, special saints, glorious musical heritage - and much more. Sunday Eucharist 10.30am, Daily Evensong/Evening Prayer 5.30pm weekdays, 4pm Sundays. Free admission. Turn up for a Tour from March to end November Monday - Saturday 11am & 2.30pm and November to end April Saturdays 11am & 2.30pm. Tower open (weather permitting) Saturdays/Sundays from April to end of October, school summer holidays and Bank Holidays.
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8 College Yard, Worcester WR1 2LA, England
+44 1905 732900
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Such a beautiful cathedral, well worth a visit while in the area. Peace and tranquility at every step. A must visit for architecture lovers.

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The cathedral is under going some restoration work , but it is still open for guided tours, it is still a very interesting place to visit, The walk along the river is very pleasant..

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is so much to see in this fantastic building, from the numerous memorials, stained glass windows, wall plaques etc. The Chantry chapel dedicated to Prince Arthur, Henry VIII's older brother, who died aged 16 years old in 1502, is absolutely amazing. This is the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited whilst there was a graduation ceremony taking place, but still had access to the crypt, choir and Lady chapel. The volunteer who greeted us was lovely - warm and friendly welcome and kindly explained what was going on and where we could/couldnt go. Hadn't...More

Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent visit. Paid for the tour and it was well worth it. Andrew was really knowledgeable. Would visit again

Thank top-traveller123
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very impressive and unlike some cathedrals not commercialized. Unfortunately we could not climb the tower on the day we went but perhaps another time!

Thank david m
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited various sites in Worcester but cathedral was lovely oasis of calm and reflection. Interesting to see the crypt and lovely people on hand to assist if necessary. Beautiful shop in the middle of the cathedral and the café looked good although we didn't have...More

Thank Kristina B
Reviewed 1 week ago

that I was able to experience at a more leisurely pace in Aug. 2017 than during my initial visit in June 2015, when it had served as the venue for the opening ceremonies of a Shakespeare conference. The nave's vaulted columns, arches, & ceiling literally...More

Thank shakespe
Reviewed 1 week ago

Situated n heart of Worcester close to the river.One of the nicest Cathedral s I have visited.Also no charge to go in.Donations accepted.Cafe very blog.

1  Thank Emma504202
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This magnificent building will take your breath away. It's architecture and stately appearance will take you back in history whilst still serving the community for normal daily worship. A must for any visitor to Worcester.

1  Thank John H
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11 October 2016|
Response from shakespe | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so -- didn't see any. Perhaps guide dogs?
22 September 2016|
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Response from debdancing | Reviewed this property |
Officially no, but there is a "suggested" donation of about £7.00. I didn't officially donate but, as I took lots of photos, I was happy to pay £3.00 for a photography permit and, because I got so much from my visit, I made... More