Exclusive Offer: 2 for 1 hot drinks from the Cathedral Café and 20% off any purchase over £10 in the Cathedral Shop
A trip to the historic and bustling City of Chichester is not complete without a visit to the iconic 900 year old Cathedral whose spire dominates the horizon for miles around. This magnificent Cathedral is Mother Church to the parishes of Sussex and welcomes visitors of any faith and those with none. With history, heritage, art and music – and the beautiful Bishop’s Palace Gardens to explore – it’s a must-see for visitors of all ages.
Entry is free and the Cathedral is open every day all year round. Free guided tours run at 11.15am and 2.30pm from Monday to Saturday – tours last about an hour and there’s no need to book. There are a number of special trails for children of all ages to help them learn and have fun while exploring this wonderful building.
The Cathedral is a fascinating combination of both ancient and modern, where original medieval features sit alongside world famous contemporary artworks. It is renowned for its art, which includes paintings, tapestries, sculptures and stained glass. Contemporary works by acclaimed artists such as John Piper, Graham Sutherland, Marc Chagall and Philip Jackson, complement paintings and carvings from every century since the Cathedral’s foundation.
The Cloisters Café offers delicious homemade food from breakfast to afternoon tea, light snacks and indulgent lunches, as well as a tasty selection of affordable children’s meals. If it’s a lovely spring day you can enjoy the terrace and walled garden. In the Shop there’s an opportunity to buy distinctive Cathedral souvenirs, unique jewellery created by local designers, Fairtrade gifts, traditional toys and sacred music. There is also a wide selection of books ranging from local interest titles to spirituality.
Terms and Conditions
- Visitors will be entitled to buy 2 for 1 hot drinks from the Cathedral Café and 20% off any purchase over £10 in the Cathedral Shop
- Simply present a valid Southern/Thameslink/Great Northern train ticket dated March 2019
- Offer valid between 1-31 March 2019