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Exeter Cathedral

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Address: 1 The Cloisters | Exeter, Devon, Exeter EX1 1HS, England
Phone Number: +44 1392 285983
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Description: Exeter Cathedral is one of the oldest and most beautiful Cathedrals in...
Exeter Cathedral is one of the oldest and most beautiful Cathedrals in England. Located in the centre of the city, there has been a Cathedral on the present site for nearly one thousand years.
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Lovely, interesting piece of history. Just be aware of the quiet chapel at the back with a small sign advising to be quiet as people inside can get very huffy if you dare to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

Lovely, interesting piece of history. Just be aware of the quiet chapel at the back with a small sign advising to be quiet as people inside can get very huffy if you dare to speak. As we found out when admiring the stained glass.

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Lydden, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW via mobile

Great visit. The cathedral is well worth a visit. Much bigger than I expected. We did the tour with a tour guide which was very interesting and learnt much more than we would of done on our own. Not for any extra money either. Worth doing. Allow a couple of hours.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

Super few hours. Brilliant photo opportunities. History at its best. Well worth the entrance fee. Could have spent longer and would recommend a visit to everyone who has the opportunity.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

Never been to Exeter before. Surprised at how some the cathedral was but it was a beautiful place to visit. would recommend it as it is in the centre of Exeter with lovely buildings around it as well.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

A very beautiful Cathedral. They have started charging for entry (currently £6) which is quite expensive in my opinion. Locals can apply online for a free pass in the Cathedral.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

I have been to Exeter many times as a student on holiday but not visited the Cathedral previously. I missed a great treat. I certainly made up for it on this visit. It has lots of very interesting history and had guided tours. We did not take the tour as timing was not good, so rented an audio machine which... More 

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Been to Exeter before but thought this time we would visit the Cathedral it is very impressive especially once you are inside adult entry is £6 we could have had a guided tour but decided to walk round with the guide book instead well worth the visit lots of history to read about ,statues,memorials also areas to sit and reflect... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Lovely place to visit. Plenty to see and do. Excellent kids challenge to keep the littens entertained when going around. Good value for money, helpful staff, go and have a look around you'll be well impressed.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

A wonderfully historic building, with many tombs, a historic clock, wall-paintings & misericords. Lots to see, although the guide leaflet was not that helpful when it came to information on specific things.

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Watford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Spent an interesting hour walking around the interior of this fabulous building, full of great friezes, statues and memorials, not least the regimental mementos on the left as you go in. Fantastic stained glass windows and the most impressive organ and pipes I have ever seen.

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