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Lichfield Cathedral

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After wonderful weekend in litchfield went to cathedral on sunday to light a candle for our family... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
carole h
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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The out side of the building is stunning but even better inside , there are some beautiful statues... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
P W
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West Midlands, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After wonderful weekend in litchfield went to cathedral on sunday to light a candle for our family and to thank god for the love and happiness that is so strong, the cathedral is so lovely and peaceful we will visit so much more when we...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The out side of the building is stunning but even better inside , there are some beautiful statues inside specially the two small marble children

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

They say “You don’t know what’s on your doorstep”. This is too true. I only live 30 minutes down the road but have never got round to go before today. Boy what have I missed. This is a truly beautiful cathedral. So much to see...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

On my first trip to the UK my son and I visited his girlfriend and her family for Christmas and we made it a point to visit the Lichfield Cathedral. While there my son dropped to one knee and proposed to his girlfriend which only...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Absolutely love this place... Visited once in 2014 with a friend and had to take my mum back... finally, almost 5 years later I managed it. Truly a beautiful and stunning historic cathedral. I cannot rate this place highly enough. Truly an inspiring and educational...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fantastic evening in & out of cathedral for an illuminated light viewing, beautifully decorated trees & excellent mince pies

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jodave2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stunning cathedral with excellent interactive screens for information about the Lichfield Gospels and the stained glass - and of course St Chad!. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kipperdally
Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful cathedral. The outside is adorned with figures of royalty & saints. The inside has beautiful stained glass windows. There is also a large display of white peace doves, & other artwork. A real piece of history.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Barry T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On entering we were met by a delightful member of staff, a young lady who was exceptionally helpful. She answered all our questions fully with a smile. Cathedral superbly decorated with Christmas decorations, and though a very cold day outside the interior was warm. Plenty...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 1949etwall
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A wonderful experience, just wish I had more time, regardless of a previous review there is disabled-access into this cathedral, loved the doves & Xmas tree competition, as normal architecturally the cathedral was amazing, free to enter but they do rely on donations, a must...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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freeroddy
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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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It is well worth the visit as cakes and food generally are fantastic. Full facilities exist.
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No, no charge at all, but if you can please leave a small donation, as it would help cathedral.
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