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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

26WednesdayJuly
7:40am Morning Prayer

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12:30pm Eucharist

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5:30pm Evening Prayer
27ThursdayJuly
7:40am Morning Prayer

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8:00am Eucharist

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11:00am Open guided tours

Free guided tours running from 4 July - 31 August ...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 Evening Prayer
28FridayJuly
7:40am Morning Prayer

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12:30pm Eucharist

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5:30pm Evening Prayer
29SaturdayJuly
7:40am Morning Prayer

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8:00am Eucharist

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12:45pm Lunchtime recital by Altrincham Choral Society

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

5:30pm Evening Prayer
30SundayJuly
7:40am Morning Prayer

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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

31MondayJuly
7:40am Morning Prayer

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12:30pm Eucharist

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5:30pm Evening Prayer
1TuesdayAugust
2:00pm Open guided tours

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

5:30pm Evensong with RSCM residentiary choir
3ThursdayAugust
11:00am Open guided tours

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

5:30pm Evensong with RSCM residentiary choir
4FridayAugust
5:30pm Evensong (sung by the Morland Choristers Camp)
5SaturdayAugust
5:30pm Evensong (sung by the Friends of Morland)
6SundayAugust
10:30am Eucharist sung by RSCM choir in residence
8TuesdayAugust
2:00pm Open guided tours

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

 

Upcoming Events

27ThursdayJuly
11:00am 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

5:30pm Evensong with RSCM residentiary choir
3ThursdayAugust
11:00am Open guided tours

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

5:30pm Evensong with RSCM residentiary choir
4FridayAugust
5:30pm Evensong (sung by the Morland Choristers Camp)
5SaturdayAugust
5:30pm Evensong (sung by the Friends of Morland)
6SundayAugust
10:30am Eucharist sung by RSCM choir in residence
8TuesdayAugust
2:00pm Open guided tours

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

18FridayAugust
5:30pm @ Carlisle Cathedral Evensong sung by the choir of St Paul's Bedfore
22TuesdayAugust
2:00pm Open guided tours

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

 

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