A beautiful cathedral set in a historic market town. The building itself is worth a visit, especially if you can time it around evensong or a weekend service.
Ripon Cathedral is a beautiful, ancient church with a history reaching back to the 7th Century. Founded in 660AD by monks it is a magnificent building which should be on your list of 'must sees' if you visit Ripon. As well as Church Services it often holds events and exhibitions.
Ripon Cathedral has a history reaching back to the 7th century. Tourists are welcome to visit and view the Great East window, listen to the daily choir rehearsals or attend one of the big evening concerts . You can also marvel at the carvings in the choir stalls and misericords - said to have…
Ripon Cathedral offers wonder and beauty right at the heart of our small city. Its an absolute must see (make sure you visit the crypt!)
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“The Nidderdale way is very accessible from Spinney and it is a walk you can do either partially or over a period of days”
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