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The Southwark Cathedral, also known as the Cathedral and Collegiate Church of St Saviour and St Mary Overie ('over the river'), has been a site of worship since 852 AD. The Gothic building has a Marchioness Memorial to 51 people who sank in the Thames, a Harvard Chapel where John Harvard was baptised, and a ring of 12 bells dating back to 1735 AD. There is also a monument to Shakespeare in the south aisle, with stained glass windows designed by Christopher Webb depicting characters from Hamlet, Tempest and A Midsummer Night's Dream.

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About Southwark Cathedral

 London Bridge

 Nearest Transit: London Bridge (Lines: Jubilee, Northern)

 +44 20 7367 67

 http://www.southwark.anglican.org

Southwark Cathedral and Nearby Attractions on Map

Nearby Attractions km / mile
St Paul's Cathedral

St Paul's Cathedral(1.1 km)
St Paul's Cathedral is one of London's most recognisable buildings standing atop Ludgate Hill, designed by Sir Christopher Wren to replace the Gothic medieval cathedral destroyed in 1666 in the Great Fire of London.

Tower Bridge

Tower Bridge(1 km)
Tower Bridge is a 19th century bridge adjacent to the Tower of London with high neo-Gothic towers and a drawbridge.

Tower Of London

Tower Of London(1 km)
The Tower of London is one of the world's most famous and spectacular fortresses, with a fascinating 900-year history as a royal palace and prison abounding in gruesome stories of treachery, intrigue, adultery and execution.

The Old Operating Theatre

The Old Operating Theatre(0.1 km)
The Old Operating Theatre, Britain's oldest operating theatre, is an unusual tourist attraction, located on top of St.

Tate Modern

Tate Modern(0.7 km)
Tate Modern is an enormous art gallery converted from the former Bankside Power Station that exhibits contemporary and modern art from around the world dating post 1900, arranged thematically and chronologically.

OXO Tower

OXO Tower(1.3 km)
The OXO Tower is frequented by people visiting the restaurant, brasserie and bar on the top floor, which offer a great view over the Thames.

National Theatre

National Theatre(1.7 km)
The Royal National Theatre has three large auditoriums - the Olivier, the Lyttelton and the Cottesloe.

South Bank

South Bank(1.3 km)

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