The perfect addition to your itinerary and an award winning welcome.
Chester Cathedral is many things to many people: a vibrant community of worship, an ancient abbey, an archaeological treasure, a cultural hub, a centre of musical excellence and a unique blend of modern and medieval history.
THE FULL STORY | 75 MINS
An all encompassing tour of the building taking in the cathedral’s rich history and fascinating architecture.
THE TOP TEN | 60 MINS
A chance to discover some of the cathedral’s finest treasures, perfect for general interest.
THE HIGHLIGHTS | 30 MINS
Ideal for those on a tight schedule, this whistle-stop tour provides a bite-sized snapshot of everything the cathedral has to offer
CATHEDRAL AT HEIGHT | 30 MINS OR 60 MINS
Our guided tower tour will allow you to immerse yourself in our unique blend of medieval and modern history, enjoy our aw-inspiring views and discover our secret spaces
All ground floor tours are priced at £5.00 per person. Our tower tours are priced at £6.00 per person (30 minutes) or £8.00 per person (60 minutes)
REFRESHMENTS ON ARRIVAL
Give your visit a kick start with tea, coffee and biscuits | £3.00 per person
Choose from soup and sandwiches or two and three course meals from a set menu | From £9.50 per person
A TOUCH OF INDULGENCE
Enjoy a traditional Afternoon Tea in our thirteenth century monk’s dining hall with a selection of sandwiches, jam and cream scones and tea or coffee | £10.00 per person
There really is so much to see and do! Your visit wouldn’t be complete without taking in one or all of the following:
Choose from the options provided to make your visit truly unique.
The cathedral is a 15 minute walk from Chester Railway Station
The nearest coach park is located at the Little Roodee Car Park, Grosvenor Road, Chester CH1 2HU
Danielle O’ Sullivan