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West Tower Tours

9 July 2022 - 27 August 2022


Built mainly in the 12th century, the west tower dominates the Fenland landscape and is well worth the 288 step climb, rewarding you with stunning views over the beautiful, historic city and the surrounding fens. The famous tower features in many well-known literary publications including Tom’s Midnight Garden.

This unique experience takes approximately 1 hour and requires a certain level of fitness and mobility.

Days and Times: Saturday, 11am, 12pm, 2pm & 3pm

Tickets: £10 for adults (in addition to your visitor ticket). We cannot accept children under 10 on this tour.

Tickets must be pre-booked online up to an hour before your visit and all participants must have read the Terms and Conditions prior to arrival. This tour may not be suitable for everyone. There is a maximum of 10 places on each tour.

Please meet your guide near the font in the South West Transept of the Cathedral, 10 minutes before your tour is due to start, as the tour starts promptly.

Tom's Midnight Garden book featuring the West Tower and Handmade Hanging Ornament available from our Online Shop