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Coventry Cathedral

1 Hill Top, Coventry CV1 5FB, England
+44 24 7652 1200
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Quite something

Really really lovely place. I always love to gather my thoughts and visit here. Also love the... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2016
Alexandra L
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Bucharest, Romania
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Steeped in history

Having studied about the Second World War in history it was nice to see how new could come out of... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2016
Wendy C
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1 Hill Top, Coventry CV1 5FB, England
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Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Really really lovely place. I always love to gather my thoughts and visit here. Also love the squirrels that are always around the cathedral. Love it's architecture and overall atmosphere. It's something... Different and special.

Thank Alexandra L
CarlaCovCath, Guest Relations Manager at Coventry Cathedral, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad to hear that you enjoy coming to the cathedral. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Having studied about the Second World War in history it was nice to see how new could come out of the destruction of that time. The old building feels like it could tell many a tale if it could talk and the new cathedral is...More

Thank Wendy C
CarlaCovCath, Guest Relations Manager at Coventry Cathedral, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 9 June 2016

Whenever I am in Coventry I always try to visit the cathedral. I like go in via the old bombed out cathedral then down the steps and into the 'new' cathedral. I particularly like the stained glass windows and the Sutherland depiction of Christ which...More

Thank Sue H
CarlaCovCath, Guest Relations Manager at Coventry Cathedral, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit to the cathedral and we hope that you will visit us again.

Reviewed 6 June 2016

I've been intending to visit the cathedral for a long time and finally got round to it last month. Amazingly the tower is still standing and there are good views to be had from the top. It has been well preserved and the emphasis is...More

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CarlaCovCath, Guest Relations Manager at Coventry Cathedral, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit to the cathedral and we hope that you will visit us again.

Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

How great that David Camaron just was on the news and said that this month of Ramadan coventry cathedral will give food for everyone who wants breaking fast food, Starting from tonight around 9:20 pm. I love the fact that we as people can unite...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2016

This is a focus point for the damage caused by a severe air raid .For technical reasons with radio guidance it was the most devastating to date with the city centre being flattened. Fire wrecked the cathedral but it stands as a memorial to the...More

Thank Cleenman
CarlaCovCath, Guest Relations Manager at Coventry Cathedral, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 3 June 2016

stunning views, beautiful to look at, the cathedral steps to the tower is a must you can see the whole of the city, hard work though but its worth it.

Thank paul g
CarlaCovCath, Guest Relations Manager at Coventry Cathedral, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We hope that you will visit us again.

Reviewed 3 June 2016

I loved the peace & tranquillity of this place, amazing to see certain area's still standing, transported me back to the second world war when it was bombed, a must for history lovers.

Thank Julie S
CarlaCovCath, Guest Relations Manager at Coventry Cathedral, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit to the cathedral and hope to see you again.

Reviewed 2 June 2016

Went to the old one and the new one and although the new one is very nice, just standing in the ruins of the old one it felt so emotional it must have been a beautiful place it is very interesting to read the history...More

Thank DevoniaBelle
CarlaCovCath, Guest Relations Manager at Coventry Cathedral, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit to the cathedral, and we hope to see you again.

Reviewed 2 June 2016

Most people will have heard about Coventry Cathedral but its only when you get there can you appreciate what a magnificent building it was and how the new cathedral is a fitting addition that enhances the whole experience. The area around the Cathedrals represent what...More

Thank Sean G
CarlaCovCath, Guest Relations Manager at Coventry Cathedral, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your visit to the Cathedral, and The Rising Café. We hope to see you again soon.

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Pat F
Is the blitz exhibition at the transport museum still on?
11 October 2015|
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Response from CarlaCovCath | Property representative |
Hi Pat, thanks for your question. The Transport Museum is separate to the Cathedral so unfortunately we can't assist with that. Their website should give you the information you need though. As EximiousTraveller has stated... More
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