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Visiting and Events

The Cathedral is usually open daily from 7.30am to 6.15pm Monday to Saturday, and 7.30am to 5.00pm on Sunday.

Please note that the Cathedral is regularly used for a variety of public and private events which may not be highlighted in the website diary. 

If you are making a special trip to visit Carlisle Cathedral please call 01228 548151 (office) or 01228 535169 (vergers) to check that you will be able to access the area(s) of particular interest to you.

Details of upcoming services can also be found in the music list which is published online.

This week's calendar

18ThursdayJanuary
5:45pm Evensong

Sung by the Cathedral Choir ...more

19FridayJanuary
8:00am Morning Prayer

...more

12:30pm Eucharist

...more

5:45pm Evensong

Sung by the Cathedral Choir ...more

20SaturdayJanuary
8:00am Morning Prayer and Eucharist

...more

5:45pm Evening Prayer

...more

21SundayJanuary
7:40am Morning Prayer

...more

8:00am Holy Communion (BCP)
10:30am Sung Eucharist (Common Worship)

Sung by the Cathedral Choir ...more

3:00pm Evensong

Sung by the Cathedral Choir ...more

22MondayJanuary
8:00am Morning Prayer

...more

12:30pm Eucharist

...more

5:45pm Evensong

Sung by the Cathedral Choir ...more

23TuesdayJanuary
8:00am Morning Prayer and Eucharist

...more

5:45pm Evensong

Sung by the Cathedral Choir ...more

24WednesdayJanuary
8:00am Morning Prayer

...more

11:00am Service for 50th Anniversary of Mencap
12:30pm Eucharist

...more

5:45pm Evensong (sung by the Senior Girls' Choir)

...more

25ThursdayJanuary
8:00am Morning Prayer and Eucharist

...more

5:45pm Evensong

Sung by the Cathedral Choir ...more

26FridayJanuary
8:00am Morning Prayer

...more

12:30pm Eucharist

...more

5:45pm Evensong

Sung by the Cathedral Choir ...more

27SaturdayJanuary
8:00am Morning Prayer and Eucharist

...more

5:45pm Evening Prayer

...more

28SundayJanuary
7:40am Morning Prayer

...more

8:00am Holy Communion (BCP)
10:30am Sung Eucharist (Common Worship)

Sung by the Cathedral Choir ...more

3:00pm @ Carlisle Cathedral Candlemas Service

Attended by the Friends of the Cathedral

29MondayJanuary
8:00am Morning Prayer

...more

12:30pm Eucharist

...more

5:45pm Evensong

Sung by the Cathedral Choir ...more

30TuesdayJanuary
8:00am Morning Prayer and Eucharist

...more

5:45pm Evensong

Sung by the Cathedral Choir ...more

31WednesdayJanuary
8:00am Morning Prayer

...more

12:30pm Eucharist

...more

5:45pm Evensong (sung by the Senior Girls' Choir)

...more

 

Upcoming Events

24WednesdayJanuary
11:00am Service for 50th Anniversary of Mencap
28SundayJanuary
3:00pm @ Carlisle Cathedral Candlemas Service

Attended by the Friends of the Cathedral

14WednesdayFebruary
12:30pm Eucharist with hymns for Ash Wednesday
18SundayFebruary
4:15pm Taize Service

 

Latest News

Stunning new organ CD from Carlisle Cathedral

Classic and contemporary English organ music performed on the Cathedral's Willis organ by Edward Taylor, Assistant Organist. Copies are £11.99 and are available in the Cathedral shop. To order by post please e-mail wendy@carlislecathedral.org.uk P&P £3.50

#ThanksToYou! December 2017

Between 11 - 16 December we are saying ‘thanks’ to people who have raised money for good causes by buying a lottery ticket. The Cathedral Cafe will be offering a free mince pie with purchased hot drink on presentation of a lottery ticket. Ts & Cs apply.

New Director of Music

21 August 2017: We are delighted to welcome Mark Duthie as the new Director of Music at Carlisle Cathedral. Mark was formerly Organist and Director of Music at Brecon Cathedral.

University and Cathedral - a new understanding

The University of Cumbria and Carlisle Cathedral have reached an exciting stage in their relationship that extends beyond the use of the magnificent 900-year old building for the university’s

Fratry Project receives National Lottery support

Carlisle Cathedral has received a confirmed grant of £1,918,500 from the Heritage Lottery Fund for The Fratry Project.

South Porch receives award

The work done on the restoration of the South Porch in 2015 has been recognised in the Natural Stone Awards 2016.  The Renewal of the South Porch won the Craftmanship category.