1215 Magna Carta : Facts, History & Celebrations | Salisbury Cathedral

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Magna Carta and Archives

Magna Carta (Latin for "Great Charter") is one of the most celebrated documents in English history. In 2009 UNESCO entered Magna Carta into the Memory of the World Register – the list of the world’s most important documents. Ours is the best preserved of only four surviving 1215 copies and is displayed in our spectacular Chapter House within an interactive exhibition.

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