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Ripon Cathedral

Liberty Courthouse Minster Road | RIPON, North Yorkshire, Harrogate HG4 1QS, England
+44 1765 602072
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Possibly the best thing about Ripon

We went to Ripon for a few hours, whilst staying in Harrogate fir the weekend, can't say it was my... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Debbie H
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Great Dunmow, United Kingdom
Great monument to centuries of history

I got to see the Cathedral on a Sunday, arriving at the end of a service just in time to hear the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lori D
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Liberty Courthouse Minster Road | RIPON, North Yorkshire, Harrogate HG4 1QS, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Ripon for a few hours, whilst staying in Harrogate fir the weekend, can't say it was my favourite place. A little depressed maybe? But wow what a cathedral, quite simply beautiful and a classical orchestral event taking place during the Sat eve,...More

Thank Debbie H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I got to see the Cathedral on a Sunday, arriving at the end of a service just in time to hear the fabulous choir and music. My guide, Nick Smith of YorTours, provided a very detailed history that linked this place with the history of...More

Thank Lori D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Cathedral is quite unexpected as you turn the corner during a stroll round the town, (or should that be city). .

Thank Carolyn B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While in Ripon we decided to take in the Cathedral and what a treat it is, a truly magnificent example of architecture and history.

Thank stevedeb2016
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Anumber of exhibitions and lunchtime concerts with wood carvings in the choir stalls and a crypt underneath. Many stained glass windows and a shop near the entrance with free admission and a container for donations. Well worth a visit with many cafes and restaurants in...More

Thank michael a
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I live in Staffordshire and was totally unaware of the connexion between my mother city of Lichfield which was originally founded by St Chad and Ripon which also has a connexion with St Chad. One area near where I live is called Chadsmoor. When one...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful and amazing architecture. The choir was lovely. Parking was a challenge based on the number of people attending services.

Thank Cindy M
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Worth the time to spend walking around and taking a pew. Though no coffee shop and the gift shop is full of tat.

Thank ParchWoody
Reviewed 16 March 2017

As you pass through the glass fronted entrance hall you experience an inner calm and peace in oneself.There is a beautiful altar window as you enter the far end of the cathedral and the floor is highly polished with fossils, such as ammonites, appearing in...More

Thank hiker128
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Absolutely magnificent building and a must if you are in Ripon or near by ,free entry and you can leave a donation if you wish

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laddermanmik
Very disappointed that the wonderful mousey pews are no longer there. its spoiled the experience a lot
26 May 2016|
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