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Winchester Cathedral

Winchester Cathedral

9 The Close
SO23 9LS

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Tel: +44 (0)1962 857 200

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Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

* Occasionally times may vary for services and events so please visit the website if making a special visit. Services are held daily and all are welcome.

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Saturday, 11th May 2019 - Saturday, 11th May 2019

Saying Goodbye Service at Winchester CathedralSaying Goodbye Service at Winchester CathedralSaying Goodbye Services are for anyone touched by baby loss, their family or friends; whether this loss was yesterday or 80 years ago. Additionally we welcome anyone who is grieving the fact that they have never had children.
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Thursday, 21st November 2019 - Sunday, 22nd December 2019

Winchester Cathedral Christmas MarketWinchester Cathedral Christmas MarketThe Winchester Cathedral Christmas Market is recognised as one of the best in Europe and renowned for its spectacular location, the Winchester Cathedral Christmas Market brings high quality exhibitors, Christmas gifts and an abundance of festive foods.
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Thursday, 21st November 2019 - Thursday, 2nd January 2020

Winchester Cathedral Ice RinkWinchester Cathedral Ice RinkWinchester Cathedral's much-loved Ice Rink received a brand new makeover in 2016 to celebrate its 10th anniversary the most striking of which was the addition of a clear roof, guaranteeing skaters a rain-free experience whatever the weather! The clear roof and open-air sides continues to...
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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£8.50 per ticket
Concession£6.00 per ticket
Student£5.00 per ticket

*Please note, these will change to the following prices on 1st May: Adult: £8.50, Concession: £6.50, Student: £5 and Children under 16: Free.



  • Disabled persons toilet
  • Induction Loop System
  • No dogs (Guide dogs accepted)
  • Wheelchair user accessible


  • On-Site cafe/restaurant

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Audio Tours
  • Conference facilities
  • Garden / Grounds for visitors use
  • Gift shop
  • Groups by arrangement
  • Groups welcome
  • Guided tours
  • Licensed for weddings & ceremonies
  • Marquee Space Available
  • Meeting rooms
  • Open all year round
  • Open Christmas
  • Open New Year
  • Open on bank holidays

Parking & Transport

  • Railway station within walking distance

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

  • Dutch printed material
  • French printed material
  • German printed material
  • Italian printed material
  • Japanese printed material
  • Spanish printed material

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

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Recent Reviews:

  • Roland M
    Greater London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Awsome structure
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 26th September 2018
    A just amazing piece of architecture with history to match and probably would have been better if we had taken a guided tour - our mistake. Entry price I thought a bit high but we got an over 60's... Read full review
  • rachelwV7694YG
    Toronto, Canada
    Trip Type:
    gorgeous cathedral
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 26th September 2018
    a must see attraction at the heart of historic Winchester, 1000 years of history, magnificent architecture, art and priceless treasures including the 12th century Winchester Bible Read full review
  • Alan W
    Motherwell, United Kingdom
    A place of great historical interest
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 27th September 2018
    I know that a lot of people object to paying to go into a church, but be honest did you really go in because it was a church or because you wanted to see a marvelous building. As a retired clergyman... Read full review


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