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Cathedral, £5

Coventry Cathedral - St Michael's

Coventry Cathedral - St Michael's

Details

Historic & atmospheric medieval ruin alongside awe- inspiring 1950's Cathedral. Book & gift shop, restaurant, St Michael's tower to climb and Blitz museum available onsite.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopPublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowedFacilities for hearing impairedFacilities for visually impaired

Not all site accessible to people with impaired mobility. Lively and varied programme of events and services all year round, which may restrict access. St Michael's tower available to climb (charges apply). Blitz museum open most Wednesdays & Saturdays, group booking essential, charges may apply. French/German guides available by prior arrangement.

Opening details

Open Daily.
Monday to Saturday: 9.00am-5.00pm.
Sunday 12.00pm-4.00pm.

Our Visitor Centre is closed on Sunday mornings, Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Christmas Day.

Prices

Admissions:

Adult: £8.00*
Concessions: £5.75
Children under 12 Free

* Receive 12 months free entrance to the Cathedral if you "Gift Aid" your £8.00 admission ticket fee. Entry will be valid for one year from the date of purchase. Terms and conditions apply.

Group Tours:
(Includes Admission fee)

Group Visit - No Guide:
Pre-booked groups (10-19 visitors) £5.50 per person
Pre-booked groups (20+ visitors) £5.00 per person

Group Visit - Guided Tours:
Group discount fee (15 or more) £6.50 per person

(Schools, please call +44 (0)24 7652 1256 and ask about School Rates, tours and resources)

All tours must be booked through our Visitor Services Officer on +44 (0)24 7652 1338 prior to arrival.

Contact

Visitor Services Officer

Address

Old Cathedral Ruins,
Priory Street,
Coventry,
West Midlands,
CV1 5AB

Reviews

Directions

Nearest major road is M6. Signposted from M6, M69, A45 and A46.
Nearest station is Coventry. Head for city centre.

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed
  • Facilities for hearing impairedFacilities for hearing impaired
  • Facilities for visually impairedFacilities for visually impaired

Not all site accessible to people with impaired mobility. Lively and varied programme of events and services all year round, which may restrict access. St Michael's tower available to climb (charges apply). Blitz museum open most Wednesdays & Saturdays, group booking essential, charges may apply. French/German guides available by prior arrangement.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesHas a ramp

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesHearing loop installed in public areas

Entrance

  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 21
      Number of steps to entrance
    • YesHandrail by steps
  • YesRamp to entrance
    • YesHandrail by ramp
  • YesEntrance is well lit

General

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesGood colour/tonal contrast for visually impaired visitors
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system