Place of worship
17 locals recommend
Tips from locals
Visit historic Cambridgeshire market town to see: Ely Cathedral. Stained Glass Museum. Waterside Antique Centre Ely Riverside. Jubilee Gardens. Wicken Fen National Nature Reserve. River Cruises.
Ely Cathedral is an Anglican cathedral in the city of Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. The cathedral has its origins in AD 672 when St Etheldreda built an abbey church. The present building dates back to 1083, and cathedral status was granted it in 1109.
Large, famous, historic cathedral. I’ve yet to climb to the top of the tower so if you do this, please tell me about it!
The cathedral has its origins in AD 672, the present building dating to 1083, and cathedral status was granted it in 1109. The cathedral has more than a quarter of a million visitors per year, so I suppose they are not going there because it's just another anglican church... Highly recommended, and…
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