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Worcester Cathedral

Chapter Office
8 College Yard

Worcester Cathedral is England's loveliest cathedral, with Royal tombs, medieval cloisters, an ancient crypt and Chapter House and magnificent Victorian stained glass.

The Cathedral has been a place of prayer and worship for fourteen centuries. The present building was begun in 1084. It is dedicated to Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary.

The Tower affords fine views over the city and county of Worcestershire.

Guided tours for adults and children (lasting approx 1 hour), should be booked in advance. Special needs groups are welcome. Services are held daily in the Cathedral.

General Information:

  • Shop

  • Coffee shop - groups please book

  • Most parts accessible to disabled visitors, parking can be made available

  • Tactile guide can be used by the visually impaired

  • A loop is available at all services for the hard of hearing

  • The Library can be viewed by appointment

  • Conference facilities - Meeting and function rooms are available to hire at the Cathedral, with supporting catering.

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  • Directions

    Nearby bus, train stations and parking.

    Worcester Cathedral Postcode for SatNav: WR1 2LA


    +44 (0)1905 732 900
    +44 (0)1905 210 04

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