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Ely Cathedral, with its unique 14th century octagonal lantern tower, is counted among the marvels of the medieval world.

Much of the cathedral is over 900 years old and it offers a rich architectural history, including the sumptuous 13th Century Quire and beautiful 14th Lady Chapel. The Nave is the third longest in the UK.

The famous Octagon Tower, sometimes referred to as The Lantern, is a wonder of the medieval world and globally recognised as a masterpiece of engineering.

In recent years Ely has gained global recognition as a prominent film location including Elizabeth: The Golden Age, The Other Boleyn Girl, Macbeth, The King’s Speech and The Crown.

Easily accessible by train, visitors can enjoy a whole day in Ely with its attractive riverside, tea rooms, shops and many other attractions including Oliver Cromwell House.

As the Cathedral is a busy, working church, please do check any 'cathedral closures' before you visit.

About This Deal

Visit: Ely Cathedral, The College, Ely CB7 4DL England

Ely Cathedral, with its unique 14th century octagonal lantern tower, is counted among the marvels of the medieval world.

Much of the cathedral is over 900 years old and it offers a rich architectural history, including the sumptuous 13th Century Quire and beautiful 14th Lady Chapel. Completed in 1349, the Lady Chapel is the largest of its kind in the UK. Visitors are always struck not only by its size but the extraordinary sense of light and vastness of this magnificent space.

The famous Octagon Tower, sometimes referred to as The Lantern, is a wonder of the medieval world and globally recognised as a masterpiece of engineering.

The Nave is the third longest in the UK, and the same length as Ely High Street. It’s spectacular roof of painted panels depict The Jesse Tree, and move from Creation to Revelation as you walk from the West End up to the Crossing.

Children under 16 are admitted free of charge if visiting with parents/carers.

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
  • Ely Cathedral has achieved Visit Britain's 'Good to Go' COVID-19 industry standard for attractions, confirming that clear processes are in place to protect the safety of our worshippers, visitors, staff and volunteers.
Inclusions
  • Experience Guides located at strategic points to highlight some of the wonders of the building
  • Entry/Admission - Ely Cathedral


Exclusions
  • There is an additional charge for a tour of the two towers
  • Entry to the National Stained Glass Museum is not included


Departure Point
Ely Cathedral, The College, Ely CB7 4DL England


Departure Time
Afternoon Ticket (1pm - 4pm) 5/17/2021 - 3/31/2022
Monday - Saturday:01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Morning Ticket (10am - 1pm) 5/17/2021 - 3/31/2022
Monday - Saturday:10:00 AM - 01:00 PM


Duration
3 hours

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