Cathedral of St John The Baptist
The Cathedral of St John the Baptist is the second largest Catholic Cathedral in the UK and one of Norwich’s iconic buildings. Its external grandeur and magnificent interior make it well worth a visit for those interested in architectural history. Tours are also available of the tower offering wonderful views over the city and beyond. The visitor centre, the Narthex, includes a
refectory, shop and garden – making it a perfect place to relax and unwind.
Tower Tours in season – £3 per adult, £1.50 per child.
Entry to the Cathedral & Narthex is FREE
|Season Dates||Opening Hours|
|Notes||Cathedral 7.30am-7.30pm daily. Ref Tue-Sat 10.30am-4pm.
Tower Tours every Sat Apr-Oct, 1.30pm & 2.30pm or by appointment at other
times of the year.
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VenueCathedral of St John The Baptist
Earlham Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR2 2PA
Map reference: TG 222084 Lat: 52.62807 Long: 1.28230
Follow the A11 into Norwich. Turn left at the inner ring road roundabout (A140) and right into Unthank Road at the next jct (traffic signals). Continue to the end where the Cathedral is on the left.
Bus no 25 (first) from the station forecourt to Unthank Road (Neville Street) stops close to the Cathedral.
Parking : with charge
Accessible by Public Transport : 1 mile (1.6 kms) from Norwich station
Disabled Access – level-access to the Cathedral, the tower is not accessible to all.