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Bristol Cathedral

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Address: College Green, Bristol BS1 5TJ, England
Phone Number: 44 117 926 4879
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Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 3:15 pm

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A good way to spend a couple of hours

A good example of a well maintained cathedral. The volunteers are friendly and knowledgable. Some beautiful artefacts well worth a visit

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Bristol Cathedral is large and imposing but also ha s a simple style. We visited on a sunny afternoon and the view through the back door's framed glass was very calming. Compared to many churches the cathedral Is uncluttered. Make sure you walk out and admire the city hall next door when you visit

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Ludlow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

A good example of a well maintained cathedral. The volunteers are friendly and knowledgable. Some beautiful artefacts well worth a visit

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

It is in the center of Bristol, in a very big park which makes the building even nicer and bigger. The entrance is very nice and the little square is beautiful. Cathedral also looks very nice inside.

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 353 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Bristol Cathedral is visible from the waterfront and its one of those place that demands multiple visits. Its not just the soaring columns, the vaulted roof inside, or the perfectly formed but small garden but its the welcome and the music. The Cathedral is the heart of the city and you are greeted when you walk in with a warm... More 

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Burgess Hill
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The main nave is a Victorian addition to the original medieval "Hall Church" - which is certainly worth a look. The cathedral was previously an Abbey, and there are some interesting tombs of past Abbots. The oldest part of the building is the chapter house, which dates from 1160, with some nice Norman features.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

I went here to listen to a choral service and it was absolutely beautiful . The choir were wonderful and the acoustics just out of this world. Well worth catching it at 3pm.

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Truro, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 via mobile

It's amazing to find a building so old that exists in amongst the shops and pubs of the 21stcentuary. The coffee shop opens onto the court yard garden and is a fabulous place for a drink stop, so calm and quiet and beautiful. The vergers were really helpful with answering my questions and there are walking tours through out the... More 

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Montpelier, Bristol
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

It's only when one enters and really study the intricately carved stonework and one of the finest Chapter Houses anywhere that one realises it's far better than it first looks. As far as I know, the majority of the building is earlier than C16, the South Transcept is Anglo-Saxon, and much of the Victorian areas have been fairly seamlessly added.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Not a particularly old structure with lots of Victorian building on a medieval ruin. Big and well-maintained with something of a stark interior by comparison with Gothic and Norman versions.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

I've loved its glass walls and the sobriety of the building, but especially to find the event of the celebration of Bristol's Schools. A interesting and funny appointment to admire woman's peculiar hats and dress

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Additional Information about Bristol Cathedral

Address: College Green, Bristol BS1 5TJ, England
Phone Number: 44 117 926 4879
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 3:15 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 3:15 pm

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