Explore the roof space of Lincoln Cathedral with views across the City.

Our friendly guides will you show you the fascinating structures that hold up the roof of the Cathedral. We’ll give you an insight into the workmanship required to build and maintain this stunning building.

You’ll also get up close to our stained glass windows, visit one of our bell chambers and for those who are not afraid of heights, there is an opportunity to enjoy views down the full length of the Nave and across the City from the Cathedral’s West Front.

If you love architecture, this tour is for you.

Please note: A general level of fitness is required to climb the steep staircases.

An induction will be provided before the tour commences, and a guide will be with you at all times.

Each tour will last approximately 90 minutes and cost £7.50 per person in addition to the general admission fee.

Please arrive at least 10 minutes before the tour start time, and pay admission at our welcome desk and receive your tour information.

To adhere with social distancing guidelines, tours are currently limited to six people so it is recommended that you book in advance to guarantee a place.

New dates will be added every two weeks, so please check back if your preferred dates are not yet available.

Tickets are sold as non-returnable and non-refundable.

All participants must be 14 years or older.

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Please note: health and safety conditions do apply and a general level of fitness is required to climb the steep staircases. An induction will be provided before the tour commences, and a guide will be with you at all times. This programme is subject to change with no notice. We reserve the right to cancel this event. If we do need to cancel all tickets will be refunded.