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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 1944 review(s)from 1944 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
    1260
  • Very Good
    527
  • Average
    112
  • Poor
    23
  • Terrible
    22

Recent Reviews:

  • drmmg05
    Atlanta, Georgia
    Trip type:
    Friends getaway
    Even song service
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 22nd June 2017
    Sunday night service was well attended and inspiring. The music uplifting and enthusiastic. After a long day of travel it was the perfect ending for the day and a good beginning for our week in... Read full review
  • Meleke10
    Taunton, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Friends getaway
    Amazing Tour.
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 20th June 2017
    We had a wonderful tour with Peter and Derek, both full of knowledge and made the tour very interesting. We went up in the roof which blew me away and into the bell room. The highlight was up the top... Read full review
  • Pat P
    Carlisle, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Beautiful atmospheric cathedral
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 19th June 2017
    We decided to pay the senior citizens' entry fee of £5 each and it was well worth it. We didn't go on a guided tour but did have a brochure to consult. It's a lovely building with a beautiful... 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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