This superb low-vaulted stone crypt, which floods in rainy months, dates from the 11th century, the earliest phase of building the Cathedral. Here you’ll find Antony Gormley’s mysterious life-size sculpture of a solitary man, Sound II, sometimes standing up to its knees in water. You can see the crypt and sculpture by taking our Crypt Tour.
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE CRYPT IS CURRENTLY CLOSED AS A RESULT OF THE RECENT WEATHER. THE REMAINDER OF THE CATHEDRAL IS UNAFFECTED.
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