Best cathedrals in London

Check out the top cathedrals in London, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. St.Paul's Cathedral
1. St.Paul's Cathedral
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472 local reviews
St.Paul's Cathedral
+44 20 7246 8350
ChurchPlace of worshipPoint of interest
Stephen
FROM ROYAL WEDDINGS AND STATE FUNERALS TO FAMOUS BURIALS AND MORE, ST PAUL'S CATHEDRAL HAS PLAYED A MAJOR ROLE…
Theresa
St Paul's Cathedral, London, is an Anglican cathedral, the seat of the Bishop of London and the mother church…
Scott
You may enjoy just seeing it from outside, but a paid tour is available. St Paul's Cathedral is an Anglican…
1. St.Paul's Cathedral
1. St.Paul's Cathedral
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472 local reviews
St.Paul's Cathedral
+44 20 7246 8350
Stephen
Stephen
FROM ROYAL WEDDINGS AND STATE FUNERALS TO FAMOUS BURIALS AND MORE, ST PAUL'S CATHEDRAL HAS PLAYED A MAJOR ROLE IN LONDON'S HISTORY. Situated…
Theresa
Theresa
St Paul's Cathedral, London, is an Anglican cathedral, the seat of the Bishop of London and the mother church of the Diocese of London. It…
Scott
Scott
You may enjoy just seeing it from outside, but a paid tour is available. St Paul's Cathedral is an Anglican cathedral, the seat of the…
2. The Cathedral and Collegiate Church of St Saviour and St Mary Overie, Southwark, London,
2. The Cathedral and Collegiate Church of St Saviour and St Mary Overie, Southwark, London,
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44 local reviews
The Cathedral and Collegiate Church of St Saviour and St Mary Overie, Southwark, London,
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David
This is my local church! Not as obvious as some of the more famous London Cathedrals, but still free to visit!…
David
Built in grand Gothic-style, Southwark Cathedral as its best known, dates 1106 sits alongside London Bridge…
White Rabbit
Dating back to around 1220 Southwark Cathedral is the oldest Gothic church in London. It has a varied and…
2. The Cathedral and Collegiate Church of St Saviour and St Mary Overie, Southwark, London,
2. The Cathedral and Collegiate Church of St Saviour and St Mary Overie, Southwark, London,
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44 local reviews
The Cathedral and Collegiate Church of St Saviour and St Mary Overie, Southwark, London,
David
David
This is my local church! Not as obvious as some of the more famous London Cathedrals, but still free to visit! Regular services if you're…
David
David
Built in grand Gothic-style, Southwark Cathedral as its best known, dates 1106 sits alongside London Bridge and looms over Borough Market…
White Rabbit
White Rabbit
Dating back to around 1220 Southwark Cathedral is the oldest Gothic church in London. It has a varied and lively history and houses…
3. Millennium Bridge
3. Millennium Bridge
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84 local reviews
Millennium Bridge
+44 20 7606 3030
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Roger
The Millennium Bridge, officially known as the London Millennium Footbridge, is a steel suspension bridge for…
Eerke
When it was originally built it was too wobbly to walk on. Now you can walk across the river and the views are…
Chang
Iconic pedestrian only bridge connecting the South Bank with St Paul's Cathedral. When crossing, take note…
3. Millennium Bridge
3. Millennium Bridge
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84 local reviews
Millennium Bridge
+44 20 7606 3030
Roger
Roger
The Millennium Bridge, officially known as the London Millennium Footbridge, is a steel suspension bridge for pedestrians crossing the River…
Eerke
Eerke
When it was originally built it was too wobbly to walk on. Now you can walk across the river and the views are as good as any of the…
Chang
Chang
Iconic pedestrian only bridge connecting the South Bank with St Paul's Cathedral. When crossing, take note to look down on the tiny pieces…
4. Tate Modern
4. Tate Modern
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564 local reviews
Bankside
Open · Closes 6:00 PM
+44 20 7887 8888
Art galleryStorePoint of interest
Richard
The St Paul's and Tate Modern route: Travel to Liverpool Street Station and walk through the City via St…
Natalie
The Tate houses works from some of the great modern artists of our times as part of it's free exhibitions…
Hannah
I love this gallery large and easy to get around can be busy but so big not too much of a problem. Go to top…
4. Tate Modern
4. Tate Modern
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564 local reviews
Bankside
Open · Closes 6:00 PM
+44 20 7887 8888
Richard
Richard
The St Paul's and Tate Modern route: Travel to Liverpool Street Station and walk through the City via St Paul's Cathedral and the Millennium…
Natalie
Natalie
The Tate houses works from some of the great modern artists of our times as part of it's free exhibitions. Located on the South Bank of the…
Hannah
Hannah
I love this gallery large and easy to get around can be busy but so big not too much of a problem. Go to top cafe for a great free view of…
5. Tate Modern
5. Tate Modern
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461 local reviews
Tate Modern
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Karine
Walk to Shepherd's Bush tube station & take the Central line and get off at St Paul's. Then walk 13 min to the…
F
Wanna Venture in the South-East? Feeling Avant-garde? The Tate modern is another must seen. The famous old…
Emily
Londoners should feel proud that, since it opened in 2000, this converted power station has become one of the…
5. Tate Modern
5. Tate Modern
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461 local reviews
Tate Modern
Karine
Karine
Walk to Shepherd's Bush tube station & take the Central line and get off at St Paul's. Then walk 13 min to the Tate. The building is…
F
F
Wanna Venture in the South-East? Feeling Avant-garde? The Tate modern is another must seen. The famous old factory was extended last year…
Emily
Emily
Londoners should feel proud that, since it opened in 2000, this converted power station has become one of the world’s most esteemed art…
6. Westminster Cathedral
6. Westminster Cathedral
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31 local reviews
Westminster Cathedral
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Rubén
Not to be confused with Westminster Abbey, the Westminster Cathedral in Victoria is London's only example of…
Emily
Not to be confused with Westminster Abbey, the nearby Westminster Cathedral boasts a magnificent campanile…
Jay
Westminster Cathedral is one of the greatest secrets of London; people heading down Victoria Street on the…
6. Westminster Cathedral
6. Westminster Cathedral
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31 local reviews
Westminster Cathedral
Rubén
Rubén
Not to be confused with Westminster Abbey, the Westminster Cathedral in Victoria is London's only example of neo-Byzantine architecture,…
Emily
Emily
Not to be confused with Westminster Abbey, the nearby Westminster Cathedral boasts a magnificent campanile that emerges 274 feet into the…
Jay
Jay
Westminster Cathedral is one of the greatest secrets of London; people heading down Victoria Street on the well-trodden route to more famous…
7. Southwark Cathedral
7. Southwark Cathedral
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22 local reviews
London Bridge
Open · Closes 6:00 PM
+44 20 7367 6700
ChurchPlace of worshipPoint of interest
Minnie
Dating back to around 1220 Southwark Cathedral is the oldest Gothic church in London. A varied and lively…
Sarah
Thousand year old cathedral on the banks of the Thames. A quiet haven to escape to from the tourists and…
Chris
My favourite cathedral in London - Beautiful with a stunning stained glass window with all of Shakespeares…
7. Southwark Cathedral
7. Southwark Cathedral
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22 local reviews
London Bridge
Open · Closes 6:00 PM
+44 20 7367 6700
Minnie
Minnie
Dating back to around 1220 Southwark Cathedral is the oldest Gothic church in London. A varied and lively history and houses interesting…
Sarah
Sarah
Thousand year old cathedral on the banks of the Thames. A quiet haven to escape to from the tourists and shoppers in Borough Market. Sunny…
Chris
Chris
My favourite cathedral in London - Beautiful with a stunning stained glass window with all of Shakespeares plays - also look out for the…
8. Richmond Park
8. Richmond Park
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356 local reviews
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Danielle
A huge park, administered by the Royal Parks. The largest of London's royal parks, the largest enclosed space…
Carla
It's a short drive away (10min) or a 45 minute walk. Its a National Nature reserve, it has herds of Red and…
Kerri Louise
Escape to the great outdoors in Richmond Park with its wide open spaces, grasslands and deer herds, just a…
8. Richmond Park
8. Richmond Park
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356 local reviews
Danielle
Danielle
A huge park, administered by the Royal Parks. The largest of London's royal parks, the largest enclosed space in London, and a site of…
Carla
Carla
It's a short drive away (10min) or a 45 minute walk. Its a National Nature reserve, it has herds of Red and Fallow dear and amazing views…
Kerri Louise
Kerri Louise
Escape to the great outdoors in Richmond Park with its wide open spaces, grasslands and deer herds, just a stone’s throw from central…
9. One New Change
9. One New Change
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58 local reviews
1 New Change
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
+44 20 7002 8900
Shopping mallPoint of interestEstablishment
Jon
Great views of St Pauls and the city from the roof terrace (free to access). Take the glass elevators and…
Walber
One New Change is London’s premium shopping destination, complete with cafés and restaurants from renowned…
Chris
Lovely shopping centre right next to St. Pauls Cathedral with the best view in London of St. Pauls from the…
9. One New Change
9. One New Change
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58 local reviews
1 New Change
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
+44 20 7002 8900
Jon
Jon
Great views of St Pauls and the city from the roof terrace (free to access). Take the glass elevators and you'll feel like you are flying up…
Walber
Walber
One New Change is London’s premium shopping destination, complete with cafés and restaurants from renowned chefs and flagship menswear and…
Chris
Chris
Lovely shopping centre right next to St. Pauls Cathedral with the best view in London of St. Pauls from the top floor viewing area. There is…
10. St Paul's Cathedral School
10. St Paul's Cathedral School
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22 local reviews
2 New Change
+44 20 7248 5156
Point of interestSchoolEstablishment
Marcus
St Paul's Cathedral, London, is an Anglican cathedral, the seat of the Bishop of London and the mother church…
Susy
Construction started: June 21, 1675 St Paul's Cathedral, London, is an Anglican cathedral, the seat of the…
Liz
The cathedral itself is beautiful but this part of London is fantastic to walk around. Some of London's oldest…
10. St Paul's Cathedral School
10. St Paul's Cathedral School
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22 local reviews
2 New Change
+44 20 7248 5156
Marcus
Marcus
St Paul's Cathedral, London, is an Anglican cathedral, the seat of the Bishop of London and the mother church of the Diocese of London. It…
Susy
Susy
Construction started: June 21, 1675 St Paul's Cathedral, London, is an Anglican cathedral, the seat of the Bishop of London and the mother…
Liz
Liz
The cathedral itself is beautiful but this part of London is fantastic to walk around. Some of London's oldest buildings are located here,…
11. Monument to the Great Fire of London
11. Monument to the Great Fire of London
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78 local reviews
Fish St Hill
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+44 20 7403 3761
Point of interestEstablishment
Stephen
The Tallest Free Standing Column in The World. Designed by Sir Christopher Wren. The Column is 62m tall and …
11. Monument to the Great Fire of London
11. Monument to the Great Fire of London
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78 local reviews
Fish St Hill
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+44 20 7403 3761
Stephen
Stephen
The Tallest Free Standing Column in The World. Designed by Sir Christopher Wren. The Column is 62m tall and stands 62m from where the fire…
12. Borough Market
12. Borough Market
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466 local reviews
8 Southwark St
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+44 20 7407 1002
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Angela
Borough Market is Londons' best food market, offering fresh unique food to try, buy or eat while walking…
Digibed_
Beautiful market perfect for a lunch or a snack to taste food from all over the world. If you have time visit…
Laura
A great weekend morning experience, it's crammed with people and produce which is all delicious. I like to…
12. Borough Market
12. Borough Market
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466 local reviews
8 Southwark St
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+44 20 7407 1002
Angela
Angela
Borough Market is Londons' best food market, offering fresh unique food to try, buy or eat while walking around, or sitting in the grounds…
Digibed_
Digibed_
Beautiful market perfect for a lunch or a snack to taste food from all over the world. If you have time visit the Southwark Cathedral. A gem…
Laura
Laura
A great weekend morning experience, it's crammed with people and produce which is all delicious. I like to wander through and taste…