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Worcester Cathedral

8 College Yard, Worcester WR1 2LA, England
+44 1905 732900
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Went with friends for the talk on King John - excelllent. THe guide kept it interesting without... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Worcester, United Kingdom
Worcester Cathedral

Worcester Cathedral is a lovely place to visit with beautiful stained glass windows. On certain... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Worcester, United Kingdom
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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 1 week ago

Went with friends for the talk on King John - excelllent. THe guide kept it interesting without getting boring. Well worth the small fee

Thank marjohn2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worcester Cathedral is a lovely place to visit with beautiful stained glass windows. On certain days you can take a walk up to the top of the Tower. The steps up the tower are very narrow and steep so you need to be fairly active....More

Thank S314QVstephenh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful place to visit. I went with my son who is in a power chair and the staff were wonderful. It was quiet the day we went and this very nice guide showed us all around. We saw the pink giraffe in the large west...More

Thank Jane F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed our visit and there is s nice cafe in the cloisters n lovely grounds very close to a walk along the River Severn

Thank dandlbutler
Reviewed 1 week ago

If visiting Worcester this is a must see !! Be it the Grave of King John from the 13th C to the wonderful stain glass windows.

Thank Paulahc82
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worcester Cathedral is well worth a visit, it's free to walk around but donations are requested and they do levy a fee for cameras £3., although I'm not sure how rigorously this is policed, I did seem to be the only person wearing a sticker...More

Thank Jacqueline E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Easy to access. No entrance fee though a donation is requested. Guided tours available. Easy to walk around. Interesting crypt with illuminated panels indicating the history of the cathedral. As I suppose John is always recognised as a "bad king", he requested that he be...More

Thank franciscan45
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in after a busy day to discover evensong had just started. The whole atmosphere was balm for the soul. A fine building which I would loved to have had more time to explore even a short visit will lift your soul. Beautiful architecture and...More

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful, stunning cathedral, very informative staff, free of charge entry but donations welcome and well worth donating,

Thank Janet A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We didn't plan to stop at Worcester Cathedral originally because we wouldn't be in the area, but were glad we made it work. Well worth the trip.

Thank brattm
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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