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Lovely & Serene

I visited on a Sunday afternoon and totally enjoyed the serenity of the cathedral. I also enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
SootheSeah
via mobile
A lot of trees

Access is along a short pot-holed road and parking is free. By definition it is an area of trees... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
warboys
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Huntingdon, United Kingdom
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Whipsnade, Dunstable, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Seriously, what is this? We stopped here as we were on the downs flying kites so we were nearby, although it's a long walk to the 'cathedral,' get the image of cathedral out of your head as this is just a few trees with a...More

1  Thank vicky73111
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this place with all my heart a true part of childhood where you can go for a lovely long walk with the family and it's very dog friendly They also weddings there (Even pagan ones ) A truly lovely day out !!

Thank Holly B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited on a Sunday afternoon and totally enjoyed the serenity of the cathedral. I also enjoyed being able to drum quietly in one of the chapels despite the occasional paserby who didn't seem to mind - if they even heard the drumming. I'll return.

Thank SootheSeah
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came across this find after we printed off a walk from the National trust website. It was nice and secluded and the time we got there it was nice and peaceful. There’s not much to offer to spend more time there unless you are...More

Thank M4tt_85
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you didn't know what it was, you would be forgiven for thinking it was just sections of shrubs, bushes and trees. Also, it is really tucked away behind houses

Thank Peter Y
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Access is along a short pot-holed road and parking is free. By definition it is an area of trees but not sure what it is all about. Needs more information boards.

Thank warboys
Reviewed 15 August 2018

We had spotted the sign for this some time ago and finally got the chance to come and visit. It's a lovely tranquil tree shaped Cathedral, which has been planted especially to create the effect. You can picnic here or just wander about. Good for...More

Thank Floyd M
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Essentially, Whipsnade Tree Cathedral is a collection of different types of trees, planted together in the shape of a cathedral. It may take some imagination to see the cathedral within the planting but it is still an interesting location. If you take books or are...More

Thank TheDogsButler
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This is a beautiful area to walk, full of history and nicely shaded if you are going with children or dogs.

Thank Joanna K
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

The tree are set out in the shape of a medieval cathedral. Easy to get to and does have a small car park which was empty when I visited. You can walk from the downs to here. It takes about 20mins at a normal pace....More

Thank Robbie G
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