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Chester Cathedral

12 Abbey Square, Chester CH1 2HU, England
+44 1244 324756
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Chester Independent Day Trip by Train from London
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Chester Cathedral is a living community of prayer and worship, and a centre of excellence in Church Music with a rich and fascinating heritage.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
12 Abbey Square, Chester CH1 2HU, England
+44 1244 324756

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Reviewed yesterday

Went to see the Christmas tree festival while visiting Chester. The trees were lovely, and those from the local schools were particularly moving, reading through the children's wishes. The sculptures in the cathedral were impressive, telling aspects of the nativity story. Well worth a visit...More

Thank andreashearer
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had been invited to Carol concert here. So glad we went. The cathedral was a beautiful setting for the concert had a great evening. Will make an effort to go again next year. Sang my heart out. Courtesy of Mitchell's

Thank paulanchris
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amazing visit to a lovely cathedral.. the xmas tree displays were really touching. Deffinatly recomend stopping by the wish tree and having a read of a few of the wishes, very emotional and very touching. Deffinatly worth a visit.

Thank Amy J
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Well worth a visit and especially at this time of year when they have decorated Christmas trees. There a lot of history and it's well worth exploring.

Thank BeeGee45
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful place and very interesting with a garden in the middle, I’ve never seen that before. Xmas trees were a plenty and looked lovely. Would recommend a visit

Thank debkat
Reviewed 2 days ago

A visit to Chester on a rainy cold weekend, we came across the Cathedral and went in to find the had a Christmas tree festival. Entry was free but we were happy to give a donation. A place full of history. Intrigued to find a...More

Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed 4 days ago

I visited Chester last week and am so pleased that I took time out of my Christmas Shopping Schedule to visit this stunning cathedral. The Cloisters were filled with christmas trees all decorated by various local companies, schools etc which really gave the experience a...More

Thank Gina B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A magnificent building inside are some of the oldest carvings in Europe beautiful stained glass windows well worth a visit

Thank Micko1948
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to the Christmas market and thoroughly enjoyed our visit to the Cathedral. It was good for my husband, in his electric chair, to negotiate with ramps instead of steps. In the cafeteria We felt the cakes etc were expensive.

Thank carileyt21
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed our visit to the Cathedral, a place not to be missed on your visit to Chester , and it's free to enter.

Thank Helena P
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Sophie M
26 June 2017|
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Response from lindsay b | Reviewed this property |
I imagine so as everyone seemed to be recording or taking photos. you can't use anything during a service.
9 April 2016|
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Response from 21cyndyc | Reviewed this property |
I certainly did use my camera. Especially on the Lego project. They are aiming to build a model of the whole of the cathedral in Lego. Pay a £1 and you can add a brick - or more if you're flush! It's really coming on and is... More