Notice for visitors


Please note that the Cathedral will be closed to visitors between 10.30am and 12.45pm due to a funeral taking place. We apologise for any inconvenience caused and hope that you will be able to visit outside these times.


The Sixteen bring “A Flight of Angels” to Cathedral

06-05-2015 15:42

The world-renowned choral group, The Sixteen, returns to Peterborough Cathedral on Friday 12th June with music from two masters of the Spanish golden age, Francisco Guerro and Alonso Lobo.

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May madness at Peterborough Cathedral

30-04-2015 14:21

A touch of May madness has taken over at Peterborough Cathedral, with a 20% reduction on tour prices offered through the month of May – including the two Bank Holiday weekends.

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Evensong in Memory of James Trickey R.I.P.

29-04-2015 07:08

On Sunday 10th May the service of Choral Evensong at 3.30pm will be in memory of the late James Trickey, Bass Lay Clerk in the Cathedral choir.

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Making an entrance with royal visit

23-04-2015 15:56

HRH The Duke of Gloucester officially opened a lighter and more welcoming main entrance at Peterborough Cathedral today (23rd April).

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Portico Magazine

Welcome from the Dean of Peterborough

Welcome to our website. As well as information about services and worship you can find additional details on our heritage, choristers, events, our role in the community and updates of our plans over the coming months and years as we move towards our 900th anniversary in 2018. We are very proud of our Cathedral and hope that our site inspires you to come and visit us soon and see the majesty of this great Cathedral Church for yourself.

Peterborough Cathedral 900

Peterborough CathedralIn June 2011, His Royal Highness The Duke of Gloucester officially launched the Peterborough 900 Campaign. Click here and visit the Peterborough 900 Website to read more about the development plans, the Campaign progress to date and how you can get involved.

BBC Radio Cambridgeshire - Cathedral People

Listen again to BBC Radio Cambridgeshire Sunday Breakfast programme's Cathedral People series
From Vergers to Guides: untold stories from Peterborough Cathedral.

Upcoming events

City College Peterborough

Arts and Crafts Exhibition

06-05-2015 - 21-05-2015

An exhibition of art and craft works made by adult community learning students from Peterborough City College.

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Sir Ghillean Prance

Sir Ghillean Prance: The biological evidence for climate change

23-05-2015 (19:30)

Sceptical about climate change? Professor Sir Ghillean Prance will explain why biologists are increasingly alarmed by the evidence of climate change that they see. Part of the Peterborough Green Festival 2015.

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Lord Jeffery Archer

An evening with Lord Jeffrey Archer

05-06-2015 (18:30)

A prestigious black tie dinner, with guest speaker Lord Jeffrey Archer, to raise funds for the Peterborough 900 campaign.

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Jeremy Lloyd

Organ Recital with Jeremy Lloyd

07-06-2015 (17:00)

A short organ recital by Jeremy Lloyd, Cathedral Organ Scholar.

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Service & Events Guide