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“Beautiful place to visit”
Review of Ely Cathedral

Ely Cathedral
Ranked #1 of 34 things to do in Ely
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Loved the personal tour guide offered as part of the cost. Entirely charming and knowledgeable guide. The Cathedral is both beautiful and fascinating. Loved our visit.

Thank Alison H
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

There were signs outside saying that the Cathedral was closed for a service until 3 pm. it was 3 pm and people were being allowed in, so I pushed on the door only to be told to stay standing just inside, which I did. Others, however, were milling about. I'd been hoping for a spiritual visit and was absolutely willing to respect the service. It would have been better to close the Cathedral completely or for someone to stand outside to speak to visitors if this was going to be the greeting. Very disappointing and not a spiritual experience. No wish to return.

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Reviewed September 29, 2017

We were with a coach party and unfortunately did'nt have long enough to explore the whole Cathedral. What we did see of it did not disappoint.
Magnificent building. Took one's breath away.
Would recommend a guided tour. Very knowledgeable and personable guides.

Thank Mel W
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Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

This has to be one of the best cathedrals we have seen. Unfortunately, due to the high entrance prices, we were unable to have a good look around inside, but we thoroughly enjoyed wandering around the perimeter of this huge building.

Thank Colleen M
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Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

Stunning to look at both inside and outside but I found it very expensive to enter. Saw a lot of people go in then turn around and come out due to high price of admission. £8 just to enter. If this was more £5 price bracket I'm sure more of those who left would've paid to look around.

Thank Robbie G
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