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A lovely slice if history

Can not thank the dedicated staff enough who were very tolerant of my young son charging about and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
equalities_champion
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Huntly, United Kingdom
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TRULY STUNNING

Just about every 12th century cathedral in England likes to think it is 'stunning'. This one truly... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Steyning, United Kingdom
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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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All reviews well worth a visit roof bosses beautiful building suggested donation edith cavell awe inspiring stained glass windows guided tour free entry steeped in history visiting norwich pulls ferry cakes cloisters refectory choir architecture
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Can not thank the dedicated staff enough who were very tolerant of my young son charging about and being noisy. Im not religious myself but love history and architecture and I found the cathedral amazing and appreciated the work of the army of volunteers/staff who...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Just about every 12th century cathedral in England likes to think it is 'stunning'. This one truly IS !

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A day out in Norwich great pubs my favourite the Belgian Monk great ales and food a nice break during the day visiting the wonderful Norwich Cathedral through the door wow look up and the amazing beams and I'm hooked

Thank John D
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Norwich Cathedral is an imposing building. It has many chapels and other area's of interest. There is a good collection of ancient silver which in itself tell a story about how people used to live and their skills.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

I visited (with a friend) Norwich Cathedral, last Thursday (October 11th), I enjoyed looking around the Cathedral, there were many highlights, I enjoyed walking through the Cloisters (which conjured up images of Robert Hardy, in the 1970's BBC version of the M.R. James Ghost story...More

Thank BillyFarmer1
Reviewed 4 days ago

I have known this close for many years as I used to walk through it as a child when visiting my Grandparents who lived at the Great Hospital. It is tranquil and oozes history and well worth a visit, if only to take a break...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wow what a beautiful building loved looking at all the parts of the cathedral and all the stained glass windows fantastic. Worth a visit if spending the day in Norwich

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a hidden gem! You could easily drive through Norwich and not pay attention but park up and have a wander through the gate and you enter a surreal world from the past with beautiful dates cottages and buildings going back hundreds of years. The...More

Thank Catherine M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Loved everything about it. Lit candle 🕯 for people passed the gift shop was reasonably priced and the old building and grounds well worth seeing

Thank Tracy R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stunning cathedral and surrounding area. Well worth a visit and we were lucky to hear a service during our visit which was very atmospheric. The Adjoining restaurant served tasty food including an excellent soup.

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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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keysys
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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Response from James S | Property representative |
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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