St Albans Cathedral

St Albans Cathedral
Holywell Hill, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 1BY
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St Albans Cathedral

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Though the present building is Norman or Romanesque architecture of the 11th century, it is likely that this cathedral was founded in the 8th century. There are also Gothic and 19th century additions. It is the longest cathedral in England, and is known for its music and choirs.

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There are 5 events at this location

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Abbey by Night

This unique, atmospheric tour gives you the rare chance to explore this magnificent Cathedral by candlelight. As darkness descends, you are guided around the candlelit venue by monks and historical characters who bring to life the building’s remarkable history and highlights.

Wed 4 Oct

£12.50 / 01727 890200

Wed 18 Oct

£12.50 / 01727 890200

Wed 22 Nov

£12.50 / 01727 890200

Sat 30 Sep

£12–£30 (£6–£15; Children £6–£15) / 01727 890200

Codebreaker & Ode to a Nightingale

Performed by the Hertfordshire Chorus

Sat 7 Oct

£12–£25 (£5; Children £5) / 01727 890200

St Cecilia Festival Chorus

The St Cecilia Festival Chorus joins forces with Hardynge Choir, Radlett Choral Society, St Albans Chamber Choir and St Albans Symphony Orchestra for a concert at St Albans Cathedral Cathedral. Saturday 14th October at 7.30pm.

Sat 14 Oct

£10–£25 (Children £5) / 01727 890200

Tower Tours

Escorted by a Cathedral Guide you will be led up the great Norman Tower to the roof of the Tower (140 ft/ 42 m above ground level) to enjoy extensive views in all directions. En route you will learn about some of the history and structure of this remarkable building including stunning views of the interior of the…

Wed 30 Aug

£9 / 01727 890200

…and 4 more dates until 6 Dec

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