8th/9th December - Disruption due to set up for concert.

Cathedral Opening Times

Check this page for current Cathedral opening times and for dates when there is limited or no access.

Opening times are usually:

  •  Monday to Saturday -  10.00am to 4.00pm. For changes to this see: changes or restrictions

  • Sunday - 12.00 noon to 3.00pm

Don't miss our Top Ten Things to See and check out our Highlights Tours and Tower Tours which are on selected dates.
You will find other useful information to help you enjoy your visit here: Guidelines for Visitors. 

Entry for visitors is by donation. Both contactless card and cash donation options are available. Donations are vital to help with Cathedral running costs.

Changes to opening times and access




1st DecemberNew Building closed all day due to private event.

2nd December - New Building closed from 2pm due to graduation.

5th December - The Cathedral will be closed to visitors from 1pm, except shop and private prayer due to a Graduation Ceremony.

8th/9th December - Disruption due to set up for concert.

12th December - Organ tuning all day. You may experience loud noises and vibrations.

15th December - Cathedral closed 1-3pm.

16th December - Closed from 1pm.

17th December - Christingle at 3pm.

19th December - King's Carol Concert. Open for private prayer only.

20th December - Closed 10-12pm except for access to Holy Communion.

20/21st DecemberA Christmas Carol concert. Disruption due to set-up.

For details of all Christmas Services please see here

We are closed to visitors on Boxing Day, thereafter opening 10-4pm Mon-Sat & 12-3pm on Sun.


Please check here for service times.

We take the safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults very seriously. Follow this link for Safeguarding contacts

Contact us

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