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- St Paul's Cathedral
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Explore Sir Christopher Wren's magnum opus; one of London's most iconic landmarks and a stunning example of English Baroque and Renaissance architecture. A veritable treasure trove of religious and historical artefacts, several chapels are located inside its walls, while statues and beautiful works of art are situated around every corner. You'll have the opportunity to explore Europe's largest crypt, where you'll find the final resting place of some of Britain's most famous national heroes.
- Discover The Nave
Discover the nave - a long central aisle on the cathedral floor which provides a breathtaking view of the dome. View a monument to Wellington, one of Britain's greatest soldiers and statesmen, The Grand Organ which is one of the Cathedral's greatest artefacts, and the South Transept - a monument to Britain's naval hero Horatio Nelson.
- View the Dome
See the second largest cathedral dome in world, weighing 65,000 tons, and standing 111 metres high, a prominent feature of the London skyline.
- Explore the Crypt
Visit Europe's largest crypt, the resting place of some of Britain's most historical figures including Nelson, Wellington and Sir Christoper Wren, the architect of St Paul's.
- Visit the Chapels
Seven chapels are located inside St Paul's, including the All Souls' Chapel, a memorial to Lord Kitchener a famous Field Marshal from WW1, and The American Memorial Chapel, an area destroyed during the Blitz and restored to commemorate the 28,000 Americans stationed in the UK during WW2.
Usual Sightseeing Hours from 1st October 2021
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday, 8:30am - 4:30pm (Last admission 4:00pm)
Wednesday, 10:00am - 4:30pm (Last admission 4:00pm)
Known exceptions to the above are as follows for November 2021 - April 2022November 6th Last admission for sightseeing 14.30. Last admission to Galleries 14.45
November 13th Lord Mayor’s Show Day. Closed all day for sightseeing.
November 17th Cathedral opens for sightseeing 13.00.
November 25th Cathedral opens for sightseeing 13.00.
November 27th Last admission for sightseeing 15.30.
December 1st Last admission for sightseeing 15.15.
December 10th Last admission for sightseeing 15.30.
December 11th Last admission for sightseeing 14.45.
December 16th Last admission for sightseeing 15.00.
December 22nd Last admission for sightseeing 15.30.
December 23rd Last admission for sightseeing 13.15.
December 24th Last admission for sightseeing 13.15.
December 25th Christmas Day. Cathedral closed all day for sightseeing.
January 1st Cathedral opens for sightseeing 09.00.
January 25th Cathedral opens for sightseeing 13.00.
February 11th Cathedral opens for sightseeing 13.00.
March 2nd Ash Wednesday. Cathedral closed all day for sightseeing.
March 30th Last admission for sightseeing 15.15.
April 1st Cathedral opens for sightseeing 13.00.
April 14th Cathedral opens for sightseeing 12.45.
April 15th Good Friday. Cathedral closed all day for sightseeing.
April 16th Last admission for sightseeing 15.00.
Over the period of 20th December 2021 to 8th January 2022, access to the Stone and Golden Galleries will be Monday to Saturday, excluding any scheduled closure dates. On Wednesdays during this period the cathedral will open for sightseeing at 08.30, not 10.00.
Attraction Address: St. Paul's Cathedral, St. Paul's Churchyard, London, EC4M 8AD
Our suggested visit time is 2-3 hours
St Paul's Cathedral is closed as a visitor attraction on Sundays (worship only). As a working church it is also subject to additional regular closures for maintenance, special services and events so please check before planning your visit
An introductory talk and guided tour from a St Paul's Guide and a multilingual multimedia guide are included with your entrance ticket, subject to availability
Photography is permitted inside the Cathedral. This applies to non-professional personal use only. Video, the use of flash, additional lighting, tripods, monopods and selfie sticks are not permitted. Photography of children and young people is prohibited without consent of the accompanying adult. The Whispering Gallery and St Dunstan's Chapel are no photography areas and photography is not permitted during services and should be paused during hourly prayer
Evan Evans E-tickets are valid on your nominated date, or on any other date during normal opening hours, for up to 30 days afterwards. All dates are subject to availability and, as a working church, the supplier reserves the right to alter its opening times at short notice. Tickets can only be used for one visit and will be taken in by the supplier upon exchange
From September 2021 until further notice: The Dome Galleries are open for visits on Mondays, Fridays & Saturdays only, and daily during school holidays. Within the Dome, the Whispering Gallery remains closed to the public. The Stone Gallery is open. Entrance to the Golden Gallery is subject to availability and there may be time restrictions in place
The Cafe and Restaurant are currently closed. The shop is open
The wearing of face coverings is encourage for worshippers, visitors, staff and volunteers
- Explore the magnificent St Paul's Cathedral
- Enjoy an expert-led guided tour
- Visit the crypt, resting place of notable figures from British history
- Climb to the top of the dome and enjoy unrivalled views of the London skyline
Entrance to St Paul's Cathedral
Multilingual Audio Guide
(1 January - 31 December)
Monday To Saturday 8:30am - 4:00pm