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Address: St. Nicholas Cathedral St. Nicholas Churchyard, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1PF, England
Phone Number: 44-191-232-1939
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Very attractive exterior and interior

We paid a brief visit to the cathedral while strolling through town. We were pleasantly surprised by the architecture and the interior, including the windows.

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Hawaii
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We paid a brief visit to the cathedral while strolling through town. We were pleasantly surprised by the architecture and the interior, including the windows.

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Nuertingen, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The Cathedral is simply said stunning. Just from the outside it is wonderful and also interesting with the very signature spike(s) on top. Come back in the evening and it looks even more stunning with the lighting outside. The inside is also very nice and invites you to stay a bit and indulge in quietness and the architecture.

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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

St Nicholas Cathedral is right in the centre of Newcastle, next to the Castle! Although on the smaller side as Cathedrals go, it is steeped in history. Lovely stained glass windows and arched roof. A quaint crypt chapel is also well worth seeing.

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Guisborough, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We booked a tour after Tea / Coffee on arrival. After a lovely Coffee served in the Cafe, Canon Harvey gave what all 40 visitors thought was an interesting and moving insight to the Cathedral Building and the ongoing work. I've not seen a Cathedral where the "footprint" has been left as it was in the Medievil Building. This is... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been intending to visit this cathedral for years and eventually got round to doing so this summer. If you love history and architecture there is plenty to see here. I did buy the guide book which I thought was very well written and let you to look at the building in detail. The guidebook also provides a short guide... More 

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KatieSussams, Director of Operations at St Nicholas Cathedral, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving your review of our lovely building and I'm pleased you enjoyed your visit. There are so many interesting internal features such as the windows and the memorials on the walls and floors. I'll pass on your observation about the side chapel (St George's Chapel) to our vergers who look after our building every day; this chapel... More 

Bristol, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Fascinating and full of history. Allow at least an hour to really take this in - a great history the City

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KatieSussams, Director of Operations at St Nicholas Cathedral, responded to this review

Thank you! We are pleased you love our special building. More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I went with a friend to have a look round the cathedral.We called into the cafe .I had coffee and cake and my friend had tea and cake.Both were very nice and fresh if a tad expensive.

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KatieSussams, Director of Operations at St Nicholas Cathedral, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we are really glad you liked the cake. Our cafe does a fabulous job and we think it is a great place to spend a peaceful hour or two. More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Most have walked past a hundred times by rushing somewhere before I finally stepped in and found a really interesting interior. Spent a long time looking at the many statues, plaques and other historical pieces. Free and open early.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful, big cathedral. Nice painted glass windows, lots of space and an air of calm inside. The clergy inside are warm and friendly.

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KatieSussams, Director of Operations at St Nicholas Cathedral, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and the lovely description of our clergy! Glad you liked the stained glass windows - so varied and beautiful. More 

Honolulu, Hawaii
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed a peaceful visit to this 14th Century cathedral. One of the must-see in this delightful town of Newcastle.

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KatieSussams, Director of Operations at St Nicholas Cathedral, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we are pleased you loved our amazing building. It's sometimes considered off the beaten track (being a short walk from the shopping centre) but it was once at the centre of the medieval town, together with the castle next door; the symbols of Church and State around which this fabulous town grew. More 

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