Admire classic 19th-century Neo-Byzantine architecture at Westminster Cathedral. Located in the heart of London, the cathedral holds the title for the oldest Catholic church in England and Wales. Wander through the main sanctuary and surrounding chapels to enjoy ornate mosaics and marble furnishings free of charge. For a small fee, you can climb the cathedral’s high tower for sprawling views of the city. Visit during a service for awe-inspiring organ music and choral performances. Plan to visit Westminster Cathedral during your London vacation using our convenient London day trip site.
Tours to Westminster Cathedral
$49 BOOK WITH VIATOR Big Bus London Hop-On Hop-Off Tour and River Cruise with Optional London Eye
Duration: 60 to 120 minutes
$578 BOOK WITH VIATOR Private London Tour by Traditional Black Cab: City Sights from Above and Below
Duration: 4 hours
Westminster Cathedral reviews
There are two very similar sounding heavyweight cathedrals in one vicinity but other than their common first names, they are very different. The one in question Westminster cathedral is made only of.... more »
Visited Westminster Cathedral, unlike the website shows not open much, the building is still worth a viewing even from the outside. more »
Even though not religious, I find this a very calming and peaceful place to visit. I enjoyed so much I actually sat through a half hour Mass during my stay. Some beautiful ornate side chapels and impressive main Altar. Although free to visit, if you've enjoyed the experience, I think it's only fair to give a donation.
A fantastic building. The architecture is wonderful and obviously the spiritual reason behind the building brings joy and fulfillment to many. I, however always think that MONEY is the root to all evil. And this Church really does like you to give it money. It wants your money. No, it really wants your money, it lusts after your hard earned cash.
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