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Lichfield Cathedral

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If in Lichfield this cathedral is well worth a visit to see the architecture and feel the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
brian h
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Annual visit for Evensong and prayer

Unfortunately my sister and i only attend Evensong once a year to put flowers on family grave and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Alan A
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Redditch, United Kingdom
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19A The Close, Lichfield WS13 7LD, England
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Reviewed yesterday

If in Lichfield this cathedral is well worth a visit to see the architecture and feel the atmosphere of this great building

Thank brian h
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Unfortunately my sister and i only attend Evensong once a year to put flowers on family grave and visit this beautiful cathedral. Mighty and majesty sums up this fantastic place of worship.

Thank Alan A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you like the fact that lichfield is the uk's smallest city then vist the cathedral amongst the vastness of it being a monumental building look to the skies while wondering around the hall the architecture is a fantastic bit of engineering to think this...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I learned a lot about the history about the cathedral and shown things we would have missed without him.

1  Thank Brian M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Set in this beautiful small cathedral town. Great architecture inside and outside. Tranquil when we visited. Very friendly and helpful staff.

1  Thank Englishgent55
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not really all that in to cathedrals, but this one is gorgeous inside. I cannot comprehend the construction of such a massive structure centuries ago without the benefit of machinery. The soaring ceiling is breathtaking, and there are many nooks and crannies to explore.

Thank Deb M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a lovely cathedral, the statues on the outside walls, you could spend hours just looking at them. The inside was great and so impressive, excellent stained glasses and an excellent place to visit

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited and were delighted to join in a, free, tour. Unfortunately we could only stay for about half of it. John the guide was excellent, unpretentious, and super informative. I was particularly pleased at how he prioritized the tour for our...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You cannot miss the Cathedral as it dominates the city of Lichfield - well worth a visit - easy to view all the buildings special areas and amazing architecture - the staff where very helpful and knowledgeable and happy to answer any questions etc. Shame...More

Thank Brynkoru
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful cathedral in magnificent surroundings. Grounds and Cathedral are kept beautiful. Very peaceful and do mush history to learn. Volunteer staff were so very helpful and gave us lots of interesting facts. Would return with a more in-depth visit.

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Response from sue-chesterton | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is misaligned. When part of the cathedral was altered in the 1170s, the north wall of the choir was not built in line with the nave. The thinking is that the rebuilding was started before a nearby chapel was... More
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Response from HAPPYMANRUNCORN | Reviewed this property |
It is well worth the visit as cakes and food generally are fantastic. Full facilities exist.
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Response from AuraVik | Reviewed this property |
No, no charge at all, but if you can please leave a small donation, as it would help cathedral.
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