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Carlisle Cathedral

7 The Abbey, Carlisle CA3 8TZ, England
+44 1228 548151
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We visited on a Friday evening. The cathedral was quiet, and an organist was playing, and this... read more

Reviewed yesterday
DD A
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Perth, Australia
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Well worth a Visit.

Extremely interesting and beautiful cathedral. We were lucky enough to have an in-house expert who... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Linda S
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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7 The Abbey, Carlisle CA3 8TZ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited on a Friday evening. The cathedral was quiet, and an organist was playing, and this combined with the stunning architecture gave it an amazing atmosphere.

Thank DD A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Extremely interesting and beautiful cathedral. We were lucky enough to have an in-house expert who was so informative that it really enhanced the visit even more. Great gift shop to look at after taking in this wonderful cathedral.

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely cathedral to visit. It is only small compared to some of the cathedrals I have visited over the years, but it is well worth a look. It has a lovely ceiling and stunning architecture, and it is set in lovely grounds.

Thank Lynn C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here Sunday as was being shown around centre by a friend. I must admit that this took me by surprise. It was lovely inside and a service had just finished so a lot of pleasant people around. Worth a look

Thank Carol W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Large cathedral with an interesting star ceiling. You can even lie on a carpet and gaze up at this amazing site. There is a gentleman who can answer any questions visitors may have.

Thank Sheena M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good place has a lovely little childrens ispy to do. Very nice vergers giving info. Beautiful stained glass windows.

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is truly wonderful building the atmosphere is and well worth a visit the guides were so helpful the east window and ceiling are really seeing Treasury exhibition was is very informative and really well laid out. We were truly enthralled with the atmosphere of...More

Thank alanhpk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for a graduation ceremony, wonderful venue... impressive building with helpful staff - plenty of parking within walking distance

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful and truly a lovely experience. A religious centre full of tranquillity and atmosphere. Free to enter but donations are not only welcome but actively encouraged (you're charged if you want to take photographs by the way). Nevertheless, whatever the cost, the cathedral is lovely...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not so beautiful from the outside, but take the time to go inside, a tranquil moment yards from the hustle and bustle of the town centre.

Thank JAnnaJansz
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