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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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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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Recent Reviews:

  • jbfal1
    Melbourne, Australia
    Trip Type:
    Great Cathedral
    4 of 5 stars
    Friday, 24th May 2019
    Fantastic cathedral with stunning windows and choir. Not heaps for the kids, but they still enjoyed it. Read full review
  • MagnumBatt01
    Tucson, Arizona
    Trip Type:
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 24th May 2019
    We stopped through town just to see the Cathedral. It was a Sunday afternoon and they were starting Evensong. They were also playing all the bells. This cathedral can rival Salisbury... Read full review
  • freddiedoncaster
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 24th May 2019
    Talked about and sung about,you just have to visit this magnificent piece of architecture when you visit Winchester. You won’t be disappointed. Read full review


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