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Worcester Cathedral

Open today: 07:30 - 18:00
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Beautiful Cathedral

Visited here with my friend when we were visiting Worcester Christmas Fayre. Absolutely beautiful... read more

Reviewed today
zoe l
Newport, United Kingdom
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Wonderful must-see

King John demanded to be buried here in his will so there must be something special about Worcester... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Emma S
London, 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...more
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8 College Yard, Worcester WR1 2LA, England
+44 1905 732900
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Reviewed today via mobile

Visited here with my friend when we were visiting Worcester Christmas Fayre. Absolutely beautiful building, there was a service going on while we were there and there were a few Christmas stalls in there too and you can light a candle for loved ones for...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

King John demanded to be buried here in his will so there must be something special about Worcester Cathedral. And there is. The beautiful tomb of John takes pride of place under the amazing ceilings close to the altar but don't miss out on the...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We saw the tomb of King John who I did not know was buried here according to his will.It has a cafe for tea & snacks including hot snacks

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I lived down the street from the Worcester Cathedral for about a year and a half and have visited it several times. It’s a beautiful and peaceful place that welcomes local families as well as tourists. Visitors will find helpful staff, ample information on the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As usual beautiful stalls with handmade crafts in the cloisters and innovative gifts from the Young Entreprise sixth formers in college hall. Sampled scrummy bacon sarnies and tomato basil soup in the Chapter house cafe plus heard the amazing Lozells gospel choir in the cathedral...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lovely day visiting Worcester Cathedral. We are visiting all the Cathedrals in the UK & Worcester is our 14th. We had our very own guide for the tour, Michael Newall. We struck gold! What a incredibly knowledgable gentleman. He made our trip...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Attended evensong. Lovely service but cathedral was freezing 🥶. Beautiful building which I have visited many times but never been this coldMore

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CarolineM6071, Public Relations Manager at Worcester Cathedral, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your feedback. We're sorry the Cathedral was so cold on Sunday. We had a problem with the heating which we hope will be fixed urgently this week when a replacement part arrives. We're glad you enjoyed the service. Please visit us again when...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A place I can't wait to return to. Stayed in the city centre so could visit the Cathedral and also attend services at different times of day. Beautiful and atmospheric building. Parts of the cathedral are open for quiet prayer and reflection as well as...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the stained glass windows to the beautiful crypt, this cathedral is stunning. The violin recital which was being given during our visit added to the amazing experience we had. The fact that this cost us only a donation was really unexpected, and the gift...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were luck enough to be able to go up the tower and watch the bell ringers. This was an amazing experience and you felt the tower swap slightly. The views from the top of the tower are beautiful.

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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