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We firstly went to the Edith Cavell grave to show our respects, then had a stroll round the... read more

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KevinM953
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Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
Finally visited, well worth it

After 25 years of regularly visiting Norwich I finally visited the Cathedral on New Year’s Eve. It... read more

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“Norfolk’s favourite building”Founded in 1096 and built using Normandy stone shipped from Caen, Norwich Cathedral is set in the 44 acre Cathedral Close, a peaceful city centre sanctuary.The Cathedral itself is one of the finest complete Romanesque...more
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Reviewed today

We firstly went to the Edith Cavell grave to show our respects, then had a stroll round the cloisters, which are magnificent, and then into the main Cathedral, we also went into the shop there with some very good items to purchase, which we did,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago

After 25 years of regularly visiting Norwich I finally visited the Cathedral on New Year’s Eve. It was well worth the trip. Very interesting and beautiful.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank c0ral61
Reviewed 3 days ago

Norwich buses stop at Tombland a picturesque historic part of the town with the Cathedral gates opening out onto the city. Peace can be found in this magnificent building, it draws you in with colourful lights shining through the stained glass windows, space to relax,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Large Cathedral, very well kept, with some works done recently. We were astonished with what we saw and its size. You can easily spend hours there enjoying the experience!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank raulpr666
Reviewed 5 days ago

Last year I decided to visit Norwich in September. It took me more than 3 hours with 2 changes to reach Norwich from London by train because of railroad works, but I enjoyed every minute of staying there. Norwich is a real gem, an extraordinary...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Visiting this Cathedral was a must do for me. I love churches, I found some quiet time, experienced the architecture, the explanations given, explored the gift shop and also enjoyed the tea-room.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on the 1st day of advent, (Dec 1st) there was a blessing of the crib outside , with children & animals, the choir and lots of people dressed up, it was excellent, such a brilliant atmosphere. also around the grounds there were singers,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Norwich Cathedral is the best I have visited. It was peaceful, calm and welcoming despite being so vast. There was an awful lot going on, a service was in progress and it all added to the experience. We were a group of 4 adults and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mickandmarilyn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited for evensong sung by Chorus ad Vincula, a visiting choir who were great. What a lovely setting , but please stop people taking videos, and photos, during services..this spoils the atmosphere and when we have visited other Cathedrals, this practice has been prohibited.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank susie101
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited Norwich Cathedral today and it is a beautiful cathedral, the main building and it’s offshoot buildings are stunning. We attended both Morning Prayer and Evensong today, the choir are outstanding. It is well worth a visit whether you want to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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jill w
3 July 2018|
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Response from James S | Property representative |
Hi Jill. The Cathedral's normal opening hours are 7.30am - 6.00pm, though other services such as the Hostry Visitor Centre and Refectory Cafe open and close at different times. You'll find full details within the Visit... More
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keith g
22 September 2017|
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Response from Trevor P | Reviewed this property |
yes its a very good one and reasonable prices
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Sophie W
29 January 2017|
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Hi Sophie, The Cathedral is free to enter. Donations are very welcome, but it is left to you as to whether you choose to give anything. Hope we are able to welcome you to the Cathedral soon! James
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