Sign Up

Keep in touch with us. There are always new and exciting things to see and do at Chester Cathedral, sign up here and we’ll keep you updated.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Donate Giving

Sign Up Sign Up

Book Book

Monday to Saturday / 9am to 6pm

Sunday / 1pm to 4pm

Take a trip to the top of our Tower

Visit Chester Cathedral and embark upon our award winning tower tour – Cathedral at Height; one of the best things to do in Chester!

We’re delighted that our Cathedral at Height Tours are finally able to return.

On this hour long tour, you’ll climb right to the top of our central tower and see one city, two countries and five counties.  Along the way, you will catch inspiring views of the Cathedral from an elevated position (perfect photo opportunities!), discover lots about the history of our building and a view of almost the full length of the Cathedral.  It’s definitely not to be missed.

Tours take place on Fridays and Saturdays.

Key facts & figures

1,000: number of years the tour’s secret spaces have been inaccessible to the public

125: the height of the Cathedral tower in feet

216: the number of steps up and down

BOOK NOW

To book your tower tour, click here.