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Worcester Cathedral

8 College Yard, Worcester WR1 2LA, England
+44 1905 732900
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Lovely Cathedral

We visited the cathedral on our way back from my sister/husband in the Cotswolds . Beautiful... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2016
Michael B
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Really worth a visit

Sorry for a short review but certainly a great cathedral to visit. Lots to see (tomb of King John... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2016
darstadlydarcey
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London
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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
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Reviewed 25 November 2016

We visited the cathedral on our way back from my sister/husband in the Cotswolds . Beautiful interior with lots of historical interest.. Paid for a photgraphy permit so was able to take some nice photos. Excellent refectory for coffee and also a gift shop.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Sorry for a short review but certainly a great cathedral to visit. Lots to see (tomb of King John, Prince Arthur etc), good information, shop and surrounds.

Thank darstadlydarcey
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Interesting and well worth a visit. Stumbled over it on Remembrance Sunday where there was a short service with the local legion branch parading. King John is buried here, there is plenty of history.

Thank Carol U
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Incredible beautiful cathedral with a lot of interesting reading material during the visit. Great day out with a nice little cafe and gift shop.

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Reviewed 21 November 2016

The building itself is magnificent. The inside is very well kept by the staff who are also very friendly. If you're lucky enough you'll get the chance to hear the organ and witness its impressive acoustics .

Thank MarcosEbersol
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Well worth seeing,allow a few hours to walk round the cathedral and grounds.Dont forget the watergate and see the heights of past floods marked here.The riverside walk is lovely,especially if weather nice. The cloisters are lovely and peaceful,the crypt is creepy,kids will love it. Visit...More

Thank shirley b
Reviewed 19 November 2016

I looked around in awe of the architecture and history. There are guided tours available. It is sited near the river so you can walk along the riverside before or after your visit. Coffee shop is open too.

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 15 November 2016

A beautiful cathedral located high above the river back in the old part of the city. Fantastic architecture and fascinating history with many notable tombs/ burials including King John, Prince Arthur (brother of Henry VIII) and former British Prime Minister Stanley Baldwin. Guides are available...More

Thank StelucLive
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

As a resident of Worcester I have visited the Cathedral several times in the last few years and it always amazes me. The updated coffee shop and meals served are great and the access to the river is just around the corner. A must see...More

Thank Azorian10
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

The most beautiful of Cathedrals . Peaceful welcoming ,visually stunning. It has a huge sense of history

Thank mikehaydon52
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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
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