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Worcester Cathedral

8 College Yard, Worcester WR1 2LA, England
+44 1905 732900
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A magnificent building with friendly. Typical stone construction with lots of arches and columns... read more

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Had a great time visiting Worcester Cathedral although rather surprised how the City as been... read more

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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 yesterday

A magnificent building with friendly. Typical stone construction with lots of arches and columns. Great cathedral a must see in Worcester. Thoroughly enjoyable experience

Thank lannuevas
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a great time visiting Worcester Cathedral although rather surprised how the City as been knocked around prefer how the area was prior. Pleased we stayed out of the City in a nice guest house in Fernhill Heath called Heathside and would highly recommened not...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Being in Worcester on a wet weekend we were kicking around for something to do and found ourselves wandering into the cathedral. We were surprised by the size and scale of the place, it really is huge and beautiful too. Lots to see inside and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here to listen to the sixteen and enjoyed the history and friendliness of the cathedral volunteers.

Thank Trevor H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here the other day with my son and it was lovely. I have been here before a while ago, and am always enchanted by the history, the architecture and the sheer size of the place. There is a nice little cafe in the cloister...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely cathedral some really nice stain glass windows ideal place to visit if it is raining. You can goup the tower for £4 and see views over Worcester cricket ground and Worcester.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth a visit. Beautiful, serene, peaceful. Lovely tea room too! The grounds inside are lovely too, would be lovely in summer for a stroll around.

Thank maria c
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is little to match the gothic grandeur of a medieval cathedral. The scale and architecture demand a reflection on someone/something beyond. The walls echo to the whispered prayers offered by faithful pilgrims through many long centuries. Yet it remains a living worshipping community faithfully...More

Thank Revduncan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely cathedral with many interesting features. Who knew that King John was buried here. Information about features is very interesting and adds to the experience. There are helpful and knowledgeable volunteer staff at hand to answer questions and the peaceful cafe and well stocked...More

Thank 633Judy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic first and walk. Gift shop was more than adequate and staff were very welcoming and friendly. Would recommend a visit to anyone travelling through or around worcester!

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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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