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Winchester Cathedral

Winchester Cathedral

9 The Close
Winchester
Hampshire
SO23 9LS

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Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

* 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.

Map & Directions

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Events

Saturday, 2nd June 2018 - Saturday, 2nd June 2018

Saturday, 7th July 2018 - Saturday, 7th July 2018

Saturday, 4th August 2018 - Saturday, 4th August 2018

Saturday, 1st September 2018 - Saturday, 1st September 2018

Saturday, 6th October 2018 - Saturday, 3rd November 2018

Saturday, 3rd November 2018 - Saturday, 3rd November 2018

Jane Austen Tour and TeaJane Austen died in Winchester in 1817, in rented rooms in College Street. She was buried in the north aisle of Winchester Cathedral. This tour offers visitors an intimate and often amusing insight into her life and connections with the Cathedral. The tour will include a walk through the...
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Saturday, 9th June 2018 - Saturday, 9th June 2018

Benjamin Britten: War Requiem at Winchester CathedralThe English Arts Chorale and Brian Kay's Burford Singers, with the choristers of Bristol Cathedral, combine to perform this landmark work at Winchester Cathedral, marking the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War.
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Wednesday, 5th September 2018 - Sunday, 9th September 2018

Illumination: A Festival of Flowers at Winchester CathedralWinchester Cathedral Flower Festival returns from 5-9 September 2018 with a stunning array of flower arrangements inspired by the magnificent Winchester Bible, the largest and finest surviving 12th-century English bible. Immerse yourself in a riot of colour as the Cathedral is transformed by...
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Saturday, 17th November 2018 - Friday, 21st December 2018

Winchester 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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Wednesday, 21st November 2018 - Thursday, 3rd January 2019

Winchester Cathedral Ice RinkWinchester'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 offer great views of...
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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£8.50 per ticket
Children under 16Free
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.

Facilities

Accessibility

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

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome

Parking & Transport

  • Railway station within walking distance

Catering

  • On-Site cafe/restaurant

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

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

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

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Recent Reviews:

  • furrrrrball30
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    lovely cathedral
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 23rd May 2018
    We had a tour of the cathedral which was very informative and gave a taster of things we could go back to and spend more time looking at.Its a peaceful place and full of history. Also a nice... Read full review
  • allanriley9
    Mandurah, Australia
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    TYPICAL VERY IMPRESSIVE EXTERNAL PRESCENCE
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 23rd May 2018
    just viewed from outside the building but as are most historic old churches and cathedrals in UK this is a very impressive sight Read full review
  • t3ooj
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Chill time
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 22nd May 2018
    Great place never get bored let love it and people are so nice steapped in history great market with great creative trades a must Read full review

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