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Hereford Cathedral Tower Tours

Adventurous visitors can climb the 218 steps for some of the finest views of the city and county of Herefordshire, and beyond. Tours include the Lantern Gallery and Ringing Chamber, with a set of panoramic interpretation boards at the very top.

Tours may not take place if the weather is poor, and may not be suitable for all visitors.

Children must be accompanied by an adult and we recommend that the climb is only suitable for children aged 8 or over.

Certificates are issued to all who manage the climb to the top!

Tours are available on the following dates in June –Saturday 1, Wednesday 5, Thursday 6, Saturday 8, Wednesday 12, Thursday 13, Wednesday 19, Saturday 22, Thursday 27 June at 11.30 am & 1.30 pm

Prices are £8 for adults, £5 for children under 16 and full-time students.

Tickets will be available in the Cathedral Shop – pre-booking is unavailable. 

*We advise one adult for every two children so they can be supervised and to ensure health and safety.  

Please contact the Visits Office for further details on 01432 374202 or

09May 2411:30AM to 1:30PM
15May 2411:30AM to 1:30PM
16May 2411:30AM to 1:30PM
23May 2411:30AM to 1:30PM
30May 2411:30AM to 1:30PM
01Jun 2411:30AM to 1:30PM
05Jun 2411:30AM to 1:30PM
06Jun 2411:30AM to 12:00PM
08Jun 2411:30AM to 1:30PM
12Jun 2411:30AM to 1:30PM
13Jun 2411:30AM to 1:30PM
19Jun 2411:30AM to 1:30PM
22Jun 2411:30AM to 1:30PM
27Jun 2411:30AM to 1:30PM

Fees & Tickets

£8 for adults & £5 for children

Event Location

Hereford Cathedral, Hereford HR1 2NG

Organiser: Hereford Cathedral

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