Cathedral Christmas Craft and Gift Market

Inside Peterborough Cathedral
Friday 15th - Saturday 16th November 2019
00:00 (each day)

Don't miss this year's Peterborough Cathedral Christmas Craft and Gift Market, re-scheduled to start on the city's Christmas Lights Switch-On night of Friday 15th November!

Set in the beautiful Cathedral Nave and Transepts, this is an inspiring place in which to start your Christmas shopping.

Amongst the fare on sale will be vegan soaps, hand-painted silk scarves, leather-goods, ceramics, artworks, bamboo socks, jewellery and much more. Refreshments will also be on sale.

There is no entry fee but donations are invited and all the proceeds will go towards the running of Peterborough Cathedral.

Please check the Peterborough City Council website for details of the Christmas Lights Switch-On on Friday 15th November: City Council Christmas Lights Switch-On 

View from Cathedral towerTower Top Tours, Saturday 16th November 

Take a straight climb up the North West Tower, going outside onto the central tower to see the spectacular views. The tours run between 10.00am and 3.00pm and take 30-40 minutes. They are for ages 8+ only (ages 8-17 years must be accompanied by a responsible adult). 
Price: £5 per person or £16 for a group of four.
Pre-booking is strongly advised as numbers per tour are limited. BOOK ONLINE NOW. Card payments only for tickets bought on the door. Participants will be asked to sign a disclaimer before ascending. See this link for details (pdf). General information for ticket purchasers 

Outdoor Christmas Market, starting Friday 15 November, 12 noon

There’ll be fun for the children, with a couple of mini fairground rides outside on the green in front of the Cathedral, and outdoor stalls selling mulled wine, German sausages, Christmas decorations and lots more. This is part of the City’s Christmas Market which will be in the city centre from late November and through December.

Cathedral Craft and Gift Market opening times *

Friday 15th NovemberChristmas Market in progress
6.30pm to 9.00pm

Saturday 16th November
9.30am to 4.30pm 

* Please note that these times are for the indoor Cathedral Craft and Gift Market. For details of the external City Christmas Market opening times please visit


Stalls inside the Cathedral this year include: 

Angel Art Craft Studio, Bamboofeet, Bows to Love, Cathedral Community Forum, Cathedral Flower Guild, Cathedral Music Department, Charron Pugsley-Hill Artist, Chloe's Little Book Shop, Chris's Fork Emporium, Crave Crafts Handmade, Distinctly Individual, DYDP Craft, Ely Fudge, Fen Apiaries, Gift Bag Treats, Grace & Valour, Hard to Resist, Help for Hero’s, Iced Rose Cakes, Jane's Fabric Gifts, Janet Steele Upcycled Crafts, Janies's Silks, Just Craft Around, Little Crafty Shop, Murals & More, O'Donnell Moonshine Ltd, Rainbow Rosettes, RB Art, RH Art & Gifts, Roundwood Gin, Shelagh Jane Mosaic Art, The Stamford Studio, Studio Cloud Nine, Sundays Pop-up Café, Uttlerley Pottery & Textiles, Veganascence, Watergull Orchards, The White House Bookshop


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