Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #1 in Rochester, United Kingdom


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 5 sights
Distance 3 km
Ascend 54 m
Descend 37 m

Explore Rochester in United Kingdom with this free self-guided walking tour. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions, including their details.

Sight 1: Russian Foxtrot B-39 (U 475)

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Submarine U-475 Black Widow was a Soviet Navy submarine of the Cold war period, which is now in private hands. It is currently moored at Strood, on the River Medway, in South-East England.

Wikipedia: Submarine U-475 Black Widow (EN)

1147 meters / 14 minutes

Sight 2: Guildhall Museum

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The Rochester Guildhall is an historic building located in the High Street in Rochester, Kent, England. It is a Grade I listed building.

Wikipedia: Rochester Guildhall (EN)

266 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 3: Rochester Cathedral

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Rochester Cathedral, formally the Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary, is in Rochester, Kent, England. The cathedral is the mother church of the Anglican Diocese of Rochester and seat (cathedra) of the Bishop of Rochester, the second oldest bishopric in England after that of the Archbishop of Canterbury. The cathedral, built in the Norman style is a Grade I listed building.

Wikipedia: Rochester Cathedral (EN), Website, Heritage Website

452 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 4: Restoration House

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Restoration House in Rochester, Kent in England, is a fine example of an Elizabethan mansion. It is so named after the visit of King Charles II on the eve of his restoration.

Wikipedia: Restoration House (EN)

1093 meters / 13 minutes

Sight 5: Temple Manor

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Temple Manor is a scheduled ancient monument and grade I listed building in Strood, Kent. The Manor has been owned by various religious, national and farming owners over 600 years. The building has been added to and adapted over the centuries, but the basic structure is now clearly visible.

Wikipedia: Temple Manor (EN)


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