Planning Your Visit

This is a working building open 365 days a year. We welcome 300,000 visitors annually, including pilgrims, tourists, families and school groups from across the country and overseas. We hope that your visit to our website will inspire you to visit and explore the Cathedral, its history and treasures in person.

Tue, 1st Dec OPEN 9:30 - 17:00
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  • See Planning Your Visit pages for opening times and closures
  • Fri 4 Dec: Catheral closed to visitors 10am – 3.30pm for school carol service
  • Sat 5 Dec: Quire closed to visitors 10am – 10.45am for Roman Catholic Mass
  • Wed 9 Dec: Cathedral closed to visitors 2.30pm – 4.30pm for school carol service
  • Thu 10 Dec: Cathedral closed to visitors 9.30am – 12 noon for school carol service
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