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Rochester Cathedral

The Precinct, Rochester ME1 1SX, England
+44 1634 843366
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Dating from 604 AD, this is the second-oldest cathedral in England.
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The Precinct, Rochester ME1 1SX, England
+44 1634 843366
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

An historical cathedral standing alongside the castle and adjacent to the high street. Only problem at moment is scaffolding is stopping it being picturesque.

Thank PHE22
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you are staying in Medway then Rochester Cathedral is a must visit, set in the wonderful city of Rochester. Such a beautiful building, amazing architecture, wonderful historical place

Thank Melsmith4
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Cathedral after the Castle, and were pleased that we did. It was beautiful and the staff were very helpful and polite.

1  Thank A12RN
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice cathedral with great architecture. If in Rochester it is worth a vist, very tranquil. It is a few minutes walk from the castle. Advice on parking, take some change as we had none and the meters did not accept cards. Had to call in...More

Thank St_matty
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a restful place. Just loved the ambience. Not many places have the same peacefulness.stayed quite a while to adjust to life's hustle and bustle. Had a lovely chat to one of the chaps on entering. Settled me down. Rest of the Town rubbish even...More

Thank TheBemo
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Rochester Cathedral is a beautiful building and well worth the visit. Grab a self-guided tour pamphlet and take your time checking out the inside. Lots of really neat historical things to see and explore.

1  Thank coldinNH603
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting cathedral well worth o look around. We were also able to go down to the crypt with lovely displays of local history.

Thank Davina G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was fortunate to experience a choir practice when visiting Rochester Cathedral - the soaring voices of the boy sopranos in the choir was spell-binding!

Thank SamAlchemist
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful old building full of interesting features and history . The crypt holds a new museum dedicated to the Textus Roffensis which is of national historical importance. The whole crypt has recently been refurbished to a very high standard which complements the age and...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The coffee shop that is advertised doesn't open until November. Lovely to look around and hear some of the children from Kings School nearby, singing.

Thank stanmoreblokey
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