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Lovely cathedral

As in Hereford called in to the Cathedral. A beautiful building well the visit. Was impressed with... read more

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worcesterwoman22
Beautiful - especially Ascension

Most Cathedrals are beautiful - but this is probably my favourite. The stained glass window... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Allan W
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Reviewed 2 days ago

As in Hereford called in to the Cathedral. A beautiful building well the visit. Was impressed with the Mappa Mundi and the architecture.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank worcesterwoman22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Most Cathedrals are beautiful - but this is probably my favourite. The stained glass window Ascension was special !

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Allan W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very historic cathedral very beautiful and a huge amount of history that few people are aware of, if you are in Hereford pop in and take a look.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank westy4121
Reviewed 4 weeks 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

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks 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

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks 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

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 7, 2018

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 ...

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank maggscj
Reviewed November 7, 2018

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

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Hilary P
Reviewed November 6, 2018

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.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank smudgeev
Reviewed November 6, 2018

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!

Date of experience: November 2018
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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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