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Remembrance Day Preview!

We visited to see preparations for Rememberance Sunday, school children were singing their... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
99Elaine
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
A Medieval Marvel.

If you are visiting Hereford, then this Cathedral is well worth a look. Free entry, but donations... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BigFatBudgie
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Port Talbot
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited to see preparations for Rememberance Sunday, school children were singing their beautiful songs. Plus their art work tributes were very touching, we found it all so moving! The Cathedral is stunning and well worth a visit at anytime of year. The cafe is...More

Thank 99Elaine
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are visiting Hereford, then this Cathedral is well worth a look. Free entry, but donations are welcome. Guided tours are available, but you can go around at your own leisure. The stained glass is superb, with a new window dedicated to the S....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

All I really need to say is Mappa Mundi, Chained Library and Magna Carta and your history buff appetite should be well stimulated. The volunteers on my visit were also very helpful and informative. If history is your thing you will spend quite a bit...More

Thank Caz M
Reviewed 1 week ago

lovely stained glass old and new .. lots of history ...knowledgable people on hand to show you around ...nice gift shop and cakes ...AND FREE to enter ...walking distance to shops , cafe and town centre ...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful cathedral with free entry which is a bonus because some cathedrals charge an entry fee, I have visited before and found the stained glass memorable. This time we went straight to see the chained library and Mappa Mundi and by the...More

Thank Hilary P
Reviewed 1 week ago

The cathedral has some beautiful stained glass windows old and new. The grounds are well tended and well worth the visit. A calm and peaceful place.

Thank smudgeev
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love the history that is encapsulated in Cathedrals and Hereford Cathedral is no exception. There is a special exhibition (Mappa Mundy), which we didn't see, but there is lots of other things in the Cathedral worth seeing!

Thank ELMJB
Reviewed 1 week ago

An extremely worthwhile visit to this magnificent cathedral. The architecture is breathtaking, partcularly viewed inside. Very friendly and knowlegable staff on hand to explain features or answer queries.Unusually, there is no admission charge to the cathedral - only a donation welcome on leaving. An added...More

Thank lowlander09
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely Cathedral some interesting parts to see , nice little cafe , was a bit late to see the Mappa Mundi , free to enter as all Churches / Cathedrals should be so you can give donations

Thank garystafford63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great example of an English Cathedral. There some stunning stained glass windows and an overall feeling of quiet peace. Mappa Mundi was too expensive to go to given our limited time available.

Thank Mark D
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heywoodboddington
August 13, 2018|
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
hi,not 100% sure but have a look at the web site for it or it should be on Hereford tourist board site,cheers,dave.
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lizmW7879MN
April 14, 2018|
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Response from Clare S | Property representative |
As others have commented, we do not offer public parking at all, as space around the cathedral is so limited. If disabled visitors are coming to a special event, they may contact the cathedral office - details on our... More
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Excursion134936
March 25, 2018|
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Response from ClareS1923 | Property representative |
Yes, it will. The Liturgy of the Passion is quite long - it probably won't finish until well after three o'clock - but once it is over the cathedral will be open until after Evening Prayer which is said at 5.30 pm in the... More
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