What is Cathedral at Height?
Our brand new guided tour will take you take you behind the scenes at Chester Cathedral, providing an unparalleled level of public access. Our tower tour with a twist will allow you to immerse yourself in our unique blend of medieval and modern history. See one city, two countries and five counties from the top of the cathedral tower. Climb through 900 years of history and discover our hidden spaces.
Explore our bell-ringing chamber
Get up close and personal with our stained glass
Peer down on our fourteenth century quire stalls and Victorian organ
Amble along our galleries
Take in a panoramic view of the city and beyond from the roof
Discover the hidden cathedral
Tickets for the tour will be charged at £8 for adults and £6 for children. Individual bookings can be made in the cathedral on the day of the tour. For group bookings of six or more people contact Chester Cathedral Box Office on 01244 500959.
Please note that due to the fabric of our historic building the tour contains lots of steps and twists and turns. 216 steps up and down. Very small doorways. Spiral staircases. Narrow passageways. High walkways. No children under 8
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Friday 8 July 2022
Venue: Chester Cathedral
Talented performers from Cheshire and North Wales celebrate The Queen's Platinum Jubilee with a musical extravaganza. Platinum Proms, hosted by broadcaster and former Chester MP Gyles Brandreth with musical direction by Matt Baker, will feature opera duo Belle Voci, the Vale of Clwyd singers, choirs, soloists and dancers joined by performing arts students from The Hammond and Stagecoach. Prepare to wave your Union flags in a fitting finale to celebrate Her Majesty the Queen's 70 years on the British throne. The concert is in aid of Cheshire Community Foundation and tickets are available via the Chester Cathedral website from £15.