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Salisbury Cathedral & Magna Carta

View of Cathedral from The Close


  • Visit Salisbury Cathedral

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult Ticket£8.00 per ticket
Student Ticket (aged 13-18 years)£5.00 per ticket

Pre-booking is essential.
Up to 6 children aged 12 and under are free with one adult ticket.
We depend on income from visitors to raise the £14,000 it costs daily to maintain this incredible building and open it to the public.
Tickets give unlimited access to Salisbury Cathedral and the 1215 Magna Carta for 12 months after the date of purchase. Advance booking is highly recommended due to current capacity restrictions.
If you are a UK taxpayer and choose to Gift Aid your tickets, the Cathedral can gain an additional 25p for every £1 you spend at no additional cost to you.

Opening Times

* Monday – Saturday, 10:00 – 16:00 (last entry for visiting at 15:30). Sundays are closed for visitors and tourists but open for services and worship, which need to be booked on to in advance.

**COVID-19 UPDATE - Please check direct before visiting. Bookings must be made in advance. Opening times may vary and are subject to change**

As a living church, access is restricted during services and opening times may vary at short notice especially at Easter and Christmas. Please remember to check for last minute changes prior to your visit as some events, such as funerals, are only arranged at short notice.
Further information about our opening times for Worship, The Magna Carta, the shop, restaurant and tea rooms can be found on our website.

The Close
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Call direct on:

Tel01722 512156



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

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Recent Reviews:

  • joanne9152017
    Salisbury, United Kingdom
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 23rd September 2020
    well worth a visit if you are interested in cathedrals. situated in a green, peaceful cathedral close that includes museums and the NT Mompesson House. Read full review
  • traceyg855
    Halesowen, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Impressive but.
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 24th September 2020
    The claim of the cathedral to be the most impressive in its build and surrounding in England is hard to justify. Lichfield for example is equally or more impressive. That apart clearly you’d visit... Read full review
  • tv731
    Flatts Village, Bermuda
    Trip Type:
    Lovely Piece of History
    3 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 24th September 2020
    Lovely cathedral with so much history to tell! I think that the outside structure and surrounding grounds are much prettier than the inside! Not a fan of the modern artwork both in and out of the... Read full review


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