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Lichfield Cathedral

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A cathedral with medieval roots and stunning architecture. A tranquil place with much history and... read more

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Due to the water burst into Ironbridge we went to Lichfield cathedral it was a breathe taking to... read more

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19A The Close, Lichfield WS13 7LD, England
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A cathedral with medieval roots and stunning architecture. A tranquil place with much history and many stories to tell. Take a guided tour and allow plenty of time to read a few of the inscriptions. This would be of interest for the history of the...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Due to the water burst into Ironbridge we went to Lichfield cathedral it was a breathe taking to see the amount of detail as you walk around cathedral

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Although much older, this cathedral has been very much restored by the Victorians. A pleasant setting and the 3 spires tower over the town. Although there was a guide around they did not advertise they were there which was a shame. The cathedral suffered a...More

Thank Charles C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Excellent Art installation of 1800 trees and light shows. The Cathedral has many different tours all year round. Many are in the summer with the Lichfield Festival. However things happening most weeks year round.

Thank Angela S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Living in lichfield the cathedral is a wonderful place for quiet reflection and contemplation. There are places to sit and gather your thoughts in a safe and welcoming environment. I always try and support the events put on at the Catherdral, most recently the Peace...More

Thank Mh0rsley
Reviewed 1 week ago

an amazing cathedral have visited twice in last few weeks. even though there was building work it is still one of my favourite places as visited when i was a child.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch in Litchfield and we were told to visit the 3 spire cathedral! We thought about it! But then just decided to have a wonder. The structure was beautiful, the faces on the statues were in tact and beautifully crafted. Inside was well...More

Thank Lucy E
Reviewed 1 week ago

I made a donation at the reception desk as I entered. Unfortunately, there was a church event taking place and a good deal of the building was roped off to the public. There was a nice atmosphere inside and I enjoyed looking around. The statues...More

Thank CarltonA10
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a truly magnificent building on a site dating back to 700AD. The Norman Cathedral building as it stands dates back to 1330, with fantastic stone carvings on all the exterior walls. It's free to enter (although they ask for a donation) and is...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a recent visit to our son in solihull he took us to the City of Lichfield, a bonus was that it was a feastaval weekend too with many continental food and drink stalls lining the streets, the catherderal though was breath taking the structure,...More

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freeroddy
June 27, 2016|
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Response from sue-chesterton | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is misaligned. When part of the cathedral was altered in the 1170s, the north wall of the choir was not built in line with the nave. The thinking is that the rebuilding was started before a nearby chapel was... More
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Response from HAPPYMANRUNCORN | Reviewed this property |
It is well worth the visit as cakes and food generally are fantastic. Full facilities exist.
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June 29, 2015|
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No, no charge at all, but if you can please leave a small donation, as it would help cathedral.
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