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Exeter Cathedral

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Type:Cathedral/Minster

The Cloisters
Exeter
Devon
EX1 1HS

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

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Tel: 01392 285983

Fax: 01392 289986

Exeter Cathedral

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£7.50 per ticket
Child under 18 free if accompanied by adultFree
Students & Senior Citizens£6.00 per ticket

For group prices please visit Exeter Cathedral's website.

There is a charge to enter the Cathedral unless you are visiting us for prayer or to attend a service. This charge contributes to the huge cost (over £1.3 million a year) of maintaining this beautiful and historic building.

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2016

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    1181
  • Very Good
    506
  • Average
    107
  • Poor
    18
  • Terrible
    19

Recent Reviews:

  • Scott A
    Walsall, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Beautiful architecture
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 22nd March 2017
    Wonderful Cathedral, sadly wanted to go on a tour with a guide but day we chose was the Dean's quiet day so no tours running, we weren't informed of this best to check.. Audio guide was good if a... Read full review
  • moses_karibu
    Chipping Campden, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Greeting
    2 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 22nd March 2017
    This is God's house. We were greeted with, ' its £7.50 entrance fee' . We paid (£5 for seniors) and were give a ticket and a leaflet. Beautiful building. Clearly laid out for a concert. Read full review
  • Christa_Joy26
    Newbury, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Incredible Cathedral- audio guide is excellent
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 21st March 2017
    We've been meaning to visit Exeter Cathedral for years and finally got around to it recently. We're so glad we went! The Cathedral is absolutely beautiful. You get an audio guide included in the... Read full review

Facilities

Other

  • Gift Shop

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted - Essential to prebook.Outside guides are permitted to guide in the Cathedral but only by prior arrangement with the Visitors Officer.

Key Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (charge) - use local city car parks

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant - The Cathedral Café is open Monday to Saturday 9.30am until 4pm. Closed Sundays.
  • Picnic Site - On Cathedral Green

Payment Methods

  • Accepts Exeter Pound
  • Approx length of visit - 01:00
  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Booking essential
  • Delta accepted
  • JCB accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Max group size - 100
  • Min group size - 10
  • Solo accepted
  • Special group rates - If pre-booked. Group leaders admitted free.
  • Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted
  • Visa accepted

Establishment Features

  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages
  • Staff fluent in foreign languages ** (List of languages are separately given) - French, Germann and Italian.
  • Toilets

Specialist Features

  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens

Languages spoken

  • French spoken
  • German spoken
  • Italian spoken

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

  • Chinese printed material
  • Czech printed material
  • Danish printed material
  • Dutch printed material
  • French printed material
  • German printed material
  • Hungarian printed material
  • Italian printed material
  • Japanese printed material
  • Polish printed material
  • Portuguese printed material
  • Russian printed material
  • Spanish printed material
  • Swedish printed material

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is M5.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Exeter Central.

Awards

  • Devon TourismDevon's Top Attractions Quality Stamp Devon's Top Attractions Quality Stamp 2017

Opening Times

Exeter Cathedral - Church of Saint Peter (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)
DayTimes
Monday09:0017:00*
Tuesday09:0017:00*
Wednesday09:0017:00*
Thursday09:0017:00*
Friday09:0017:00*
Saturday09:0017:00*
Sunday11:3017:00*

* There are times when the Cathedral closes for special services or other events, sometimes at short notice.
Sundays open from 11.30am
• Expert guided tours, trails and activities all within the admission price
• Pay once and return as many times as you like within 12 months (with GiftAid)


Please check with the Visitors Office 01392 285983 before making a special journey.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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