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Beautiful cathedral

There are several options to visit the cathedral, we personally choose the full experience... read more

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Martina F
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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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A real blessing

Visited Ely and the Cathedral today what a lovely place. £9 per person just to see main Cathedral... read more

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There are several options to visit the cathedral, we personally choose the full experience including the cathedral itself, the stained glass museum, the visit to one of the two toweand complementary tea/coffee. £19,50 and it was with every penny. And the view from the top...More

Thank Martina F
Reviewed yesterday

Visited Ely and the Cathedral today what a lovely place. £9 per person just to see main Cathedral you can pay more to go up tower. We had an hours guided tour at no extra cost and is worth joining the guide as they have...More

Thank Cols6
Reviewed 2 days ago

Such a beautiful cathedral with stunning artwork and architecture. Amazing feeling walking around with such history and views of the surrounding area. If in the area, a must see.

Thank ianwebb75
Reviewed 3 days ago

Magnificent cathedral which you must not miss if you're in Ely. Wonderful architecture and a great view from the Tower.

Thank Peter I
Reviewed 4 days ago

Did the full package £20 each , but worth it on this amazing place . Mark who led our tower tour was one of the best guides weve ever experienced .

Thank thatsandysee
Reviewed 4 days ago

Funny title, yes. But what I mean is, the more you're able and willing to pay, the more you're likely to enjoy it. Without going all religious on you, I wonder if Jesus himself turned up to visit, whether they would even let him in?...More

Thank Gilbert A
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fabulous Cathedral with a unique Octagon tower. The Lady Chapel acoustics are amazing. Here for an entire week.

Thank rpatlan
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The cathedral is beautiful. The tour of the famous lantern cupola was worth doing, though you need to be quite fit, not too large, not claustrophobic and good on spiral steps. The experience looking down into the cathedral makes the effort worth while. Our guide...More

Thank Colin B
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you like this kind of thing its fine, but I do not like churches with shops and an entry charge. I appreciate they have a big building to maintain, but it felt like a commercial enterprise rather than a place of worship. Not all...More

Thank Rosemary M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A holistic experience. Tranquil and contemplative, a long history as expected but an interesting mix of art and architecture. A gem

Thank David B
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BrianR66
September 30, 2016|
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A basic tour on the ground is included with the admission charge. There is an additional charge for each of the towers. There is an overall charge for a package of ground tour, one tower, the stained glass museum, and a cup... More
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Janette G
March 27, 2016|
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August 28, 2015|
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Response from TravelswithMum | Reviewed this property |
Not too far, about ten or fifteen minutes, along the river, then through the gardens and park, and along The Gallery to the West door.
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