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Winchester Cathedral opening times

Click here to view the latest opening times. We recommend checking this page on the week of your visit as opening times can change at late notice.


Christmas Market opening times
The Christmas Market will be open daily from Friday 17th November 2023  – Thursday 21st December 2023.

Sunday – Thursday 10.00am – 6.00pm
Friday – Saturday 10.00am – 8.00pm

Admission to the Christmas Market is free.


Safety and Security

The safety and security of our visitors is paramount.

With 24/7 security protocols in place, employment of expert security professionals, and ongoing collaboration and intelligence exchange with the Police and other security minded organisations, you can be reassured that the welfare of all who visit the Winchester Cathedral Christmas Market is a top priority. Read more.