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Carlisle Cathedral

Open Now: 07:45 - 17:00
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This is a stunning cathedral,free entry with suggested donation of £5 per person and £2 if you... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
maria o
Bradford, United Kingdom
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Lovely cathedral, welcomed by nice guide. I followed the senses trail, made you think and gave... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Ann J
Northampton, United Kingdom
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7 The Abbey, Carlisle CA3 8TZ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a stunning cathedral,free entry with suggested donation of £5 per person and £2 if you wanna take photos.....the treasury is unbelievable! Well worth a visit

Thank maria o
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely cathedral, welcomed by nice guide. I followed the senses trail, made you think and gave prayers to say

Thank Ann J
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Good place to calm down and have a look to the „stars in the sky“. Admission is free. Very nice, but huge cathedral.

Thank Melanie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful space, especially the choir stalls, organ and stained glass windows. In the basement is a strong room of precious metal objects and other valuable items including a rare glass Roman funerary vase. The building is undergoing restoration.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great stained Glass in the centre of the city . Good shopping and food to be had. If on a budget the market place has a great authentic Thai restaurant . Fresh made to order 2 meals a tenner

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This medieval cathedral is a beautiful building with hundreds of years of history. The cathedral is a solemn space but it is also a friendly, welcoming environment with a number of volunteer guides eager to share the cathedral’s history.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the 12.30 communion service, enjoyed that very much.Had a look around this lovely place.I will visit more often.

Thank Cathy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lovely cathedral, staff are friendly and chatty. very interesting. different areas for donations and a shop.

Thank LeanneD673
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This pink sandstone cathedral is quite small but that’s because the most of the nave had to be demolished in the 1600s because it was unstable. The main body is therefore the Choir and Presbytery. The fantastic Willis organ (rebuilt at least. twice) is thunderous...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really valued our welcome today at the cathedral. So nice to have stillness, peace and quiet. I had a go doing the children's i-Spy mystery trail (an oldie but young at heart) and do you know? ... it was really, really difficult! The cathedral...More

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Judi J
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I think only Guide Dogs are permitted