We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Winchester Cathedral is one of the finest medieval cathedrals in Europe, nestled at the heart of historic Winchester. It has been a place of worship and welcome for over 900 years and is one of the most historically significant buildings in Britain...more
All reviews guided tour jane austen christmas market tower tour ice rink antony gormley longest nave william walker free tour magnificent building buried here entrance fee well worth a visit awe inspiring stained glass steeped in history visited winchester
This amazing and beautiful building is not to be missed. It illustrates our history from Saxon times including an exhibition of the ongoing examination of the Saxon and Norman bones from the funerary chests from round the altar. Jane Austen is buried here. There are...More
A MUST to see , WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL is ABSOLUTELY AMAZING JAW DROPPING BEAUTIFUL
so much to see in there, such lovely history and architecture..
had a lovely warm welcome as I entered 😁👊payed £9.50 and that includes the guided tour but I went solo,...More
Try to attend an evensong service in the winter months. The service itself was superb and the atmosphere as you walked back out of the dimly lit cathedral was amazing. It made you think of all the thousands and thousands of people who worshiped there...More
I really loved visiting and having a tour of the cathedral! I was a bit early for the upcoming 2pm tour but it was worth the wait as it was a truly wonderful way to spend an hour or two :)
It’s affordable enough if...More
I loved Winchester Cathedral the first time I visited 20 years ago but this visit was wonderful - the new exhibition brought the life and history of the Cathedral alive. There was a lot more interaction and imformation freely available.
We attended Evensong and as...More
Our day trip from London to Winchester was highlighted by this magnificent Cathedral. Amazing architecture. Take the guided tour! It is chock full of interesting historical tidbits provided by knowledgeable staff. Loved being there for prayers. A must while in Winchester.
Response from colinf296 | Reviewed this property |
We did not need to go inside the Refectory as there was plenty of seating, and cover, outside as well as dog bowls. We took it in turns to go into the cathedral so best to give them a call and ask. I know some churches are... More
We did not need to go inside the Refectory as there was plenty of seating, and cover, outside as well as dog bowls. We took it in turns to go into the cathedral so best to give them a call and ask. I know some churches are happy to let God's creatures in while others are concerned that they might disturb the peace.
Frequently Asked Questions about Winchester Cathedral
When is Winchester Cathedral open?
Winchester Cathedral is open Sun (12:30 PM - 3:00 PM), Mon - Sat (9:30 AM - 5:00 PM). Buy tickets in advance on TripAdvisor. If you book with TripAdvisor, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
Do you need to book in advance to visit Winchester Cathedral?