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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

24SaturdayJune
12:45pm Lunchtime recital by the Conchord Women's Chorus

From Boston, USA. Free Entry.

5:30pm Evening Prayer
25SundayJune
7:40am Morning Prayer

...more

8:00am Holy Communion (BCP)
10:15am @ Fratry Plus Cafe Church

Family-friendly worship during termtime

10:30am Sung Eucharist (Common Worship)

Sung by the Cathedral Choir ...more

3:00pm Evensong

Sung by the Cathedral Choir ...more

26MondayJune
7:40am Morning Prayer

...more

12:30pm Eucharist

...more

5:30pm Evensong

Sung by the Cathedral Choir ...more

27TuesdayJune
7:40am Morning Prayer

...more

8:00am Eucharist

...more

5:30pm Evensong

Sung by the Cathedral Choir ...more

28WednesdayJune
7:40am Morning Prayer

...more

12:30pm Eucharist

...more

5:30pm Evensong (sung by the Youth Choir)

...more

29ThursdayJune
7:40am Morning Prayer

...more

8:00am Eucharist

...more

12:30pm @ Carlisle Cathedral Silent Prayer followed by the Offering of the Incense

Space and quietness to let our prayers rise to God. ...more

5:30pm Evensong

Sung by the Cathedral Choir ...more

30FridayJune
7:40am Morning Prayer

...more

12:30pm Eucharist

...more

5:30pm Evensong

Sung by the Cathedral Choir ...more

1SaturdayJuly
7:40am Morning Prayer

...more

2:30pm Ordination of Priests
2SundayJuly
10:30am @ Carlisle Cathedral Cathedral Eucharist PLUS +

Eucharist with a special invitation to young people ...more

4TuesdayJuly
2:00pm Open guided tours

Free guided tours running from 4 July - 31 August ...more

7FridayJuly
7:30pm Music from the British Choral Tradition

A concert performed by the Cathedral boys, girls, and layclerks with the Youth Choir. ...more

 

Upcoming Events

24SaturdayJune
12:45pm Lunchtime recital by the Conchord Women's Chorus

From Boston, USA. Free Entry.

1SaturdayJuly
2:30pm Ordination of Priests
2SundayJuly
10:30am @ Carlisle Cathedral Cathedral Eucharist PLUS +

Eucharist with a special invitation to young people ...more

4TuesdayJuly
2:00pm Open guided tours

Free guided tours running from 4 July - 31 August ...more

7FridayJuly
7:30pm Music from the British Choral Tradition

A concert performed by the Cathedral boys, girls, and layclerks with the Youth Choir. ...more

11TuesdayJuly
2:00pm Open guided tours

Free guided tours running from 4 July - 31 August ...more

29SaturdayJuly
12:45pm Lunchtime recital by Altrincham Choral Society

Choral favourites, including works by Handel, Mendelssohn and Mozart ...more

1TuesdayAugust
2:00pm Open guided tours

Free guided tours running from 4 July - 31 August ...more

 

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