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Chichester Cathedral

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Address: Cathedral Green, Chichester PO19 1PX, England
Phone Number: 01243782595
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A place for all seasons.

A magnificent historic building that breathes spirituality. It is a place where you can find peace and tranquility.

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 3, 2015
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Ringmer
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

A magnificent historic building that breathes spirituality. It is a place where you can find peace and tranquility.

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Bexill on Sea
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

Chichester Cathedral is the centre of the town of Chichester. In times gone by the city grew around the cathedral. The structure is both beautiful and imposing. Inside there are plenty of guides to assist with questions that you may have. The atmosphere is extremely tranquil and allows one to take a break from the hustle and bustle of everyday... More 

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

this is a stunning location right in the heart of chichester town set in one of the many gardens which are worth a visit. The restaurant food is of a good standard and very well priced and presented. A lovely place for quiet prayer, lunchtime concert a also a boon!!

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Selsey, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Another example of Corporate Christianity. Expensive to enter. I understand it must be expensive to maintain, but it does belong to one of the richest organisations in the country.

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

This is a beautiful, light cathedral which welcomes you in. Although started by the Normans, it is full of fabulous modern creations; stunning metalwork, breathtaking tapestries, Chagal window, Sutherland painting and much much more. Volunteers welcome you in and have a special treat for the children - find the carved wooden mice. The Cloisters Cafe serves delicious cake and, of... More 

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Chichester cathedral is unusual in not charging entrance and not having a shop inside the cathedral. This gives the place a real sense of a working cathedral and a place of worship and peace - not just another place on the tourist checklist. There are wonderful welcomers on the door and free guided tours everyday. The art is both ancient... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

On our first visit to this walled city, the Cathedral is a must to look at, so much history. This is not a place to look at if you havent got a few hrs to spare, We found the volentary staff to be very helpful. Will come back again.

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Right in the centre of Chichester you will find this glorious Cathedral. Sit in silence or if you are lucky listen to a reading or to music. Look out for the Flower Festivali

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

If your in Chichester or planning to come then you should see Chichester Cathedral. I took a tour of the Cathedral. My guide was a bit stuffy and didn't really like people asking questions. That was a shame. Modern art mixes with the old here and has for some time. Whatever you feel that is the way this Cathedral is.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

There is a genuine welcome at the door here. Unlike some cathedrals where you are gently propelled towards the "voluntary" contributions box, at this one they seem to be pleased to see you and, after handing out a free guide, leave you to your own devices. It is of course another wonderful example of Norman and Gothic cathedral architecture. Here... More 

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