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Bristol Cathedral

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College Green, Bristol BS1 5TJ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Amazing old architecture, loved just wondering around and soaking up the historical sights. Took beautiful photos too

Thank bevked2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was in Bristol one mobth ago. The Town is fantastic, Sade and easy ti visit and full of wonderful places and monumenti. One of the most enchanting monumenti is the Bristol Cathedral in College Green which is an amazing Park in the heart of...More

Thank rosamirone
Reviewed 1 week ago

England is blessed by the number of beautiful cathedrals you can visit. York, Durham, Salisbury, St. Pauls and Canterbury all rank higher on my list of "must see" Cathedrals. If you are in Bristol it is worth the visit - entrance is free but a...More

Thank CDM52
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the UK's finest religious buildings, extraordinary Gothic arches and more history than you can imagine immediately beneath your feet. Don't rush this, it'll pay you dividends

Thank Ken W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The stained glass windows are beautiful. Interesting with 2 altars and 2 chapels which are all used on different occasions.

Thank TravellingFemaleDane
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this great beauty whilst taking a stroll around the park. It’s quite a nice cathedral with quite interesting history. I had a chat with two wonderful ladies who worked there, both talking non stop of differences in other cathedrals in England and the...More

Thank Sebastien G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the cathedral during Bristol Open Doors weekend. We were lucky enough to get places on the roof top tour. The guide was incredibly knowledgeable and took us through the roof space above the cathedral ceiling and the roof and finally onto the roof...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am normally not a church lover, but would always visit to admire architecture.what was different here is that I was approached at the entrance by a friendly volunteer asking for my nationality, so I could get a leaflet in my language as well as...More

1  Thank BeeMe9
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I adore old buildings and this one didn't disappoint. If you're looking for layers of history, hidden details, and spectacular stonework this is definitely the place for you to visit. The modern stained glass windows - replacing those destroyed in the war - are also...More

1  Thank cstravels2018
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Visited inside for the first time. The entrance is free but donations are encouraged, my preferred way of donating to the church. Lovely old chapels with extension. Beautiful stained glass. Friendly host on entry.

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