COVID-19 update: The cathedral is not currently open for general visits or tours but remains open for private prayer and reflection 11-3pm. All services are now online only and everyone is welcome to join.

The Cathedral exterior

Seen from Winchester’s surrounding hills, the Cathedral is still the city’s most prominent landmark. The longest medieval cathedral in Europe, it’s also an outstanding example of all the main phases of English church architecture from the 11th century until the early 16th century, when much of today’s building was complete.

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