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Exeter Cathedral

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Type:Cathedral/Minster

The Cloisters
Exeter
Devon
EX1 1HS

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - from 2161 review(s)from 2161 review(s)

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 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    1405
  • Very Good
    577
  • Average
    122
  • Poor
    27
  • Terrible
    31

Recent Reviews:

  • travel b
    Bristol, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Couples
    An oasis of calm, quiet, serene, beautiful artistry.
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 19th November 2017
    It was our first visit and what a beautiful cathedral with an exquisite, massive vaulted ceiling and so many intricate stained glass windows. Simply stunning. Definitely worth the £7.50 entrance... Read full review
  • Harry B
    Trip type:
    Family
    A must see when in exeter
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 18th November 2017
    A very interesting place so much to take in the grounds are lovely just to sit and take the view in it is very close to the city center also a lovely place near by for cream teas Read full review
  • Malcolm C
    Bagshot, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Solo travel
    Wrong day, wrong place - huge disappointment
    1 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 14th November 2017
    We had half an hour to spare and wanted to visit the Cathedral and grounds after a 5 year absence. We found Shed World occupying the whole of the cathedral grounds - scores and scores of wooden sheds... 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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