The Cathedral is open every day to pilgrims and visitors for worship, prayer and visiting. Many people come in to explore the wealth of history in the building, or to simply experience the quiet sanctity of this sacred space.
Due to the COVID-19 outbreak from Monday, 23 March, all public worship and other Cathedral activities will be suspended. The Cathedral will remain open 10am to 4pm as a place for quiet prayer, however it will close half an hour prior to advertised services.
Cathedral opening hours:
Monday-Friday: 8.30am to 6pm
Saturday: 9am to 6pm
Sunday: 7:30am to 7:00pm
Public Holidays: 10am to 4pm
The Cathedral Shop is located adjacent to the main entrance. Available for purchase is a range of merchandise including bibles, holding crosses, postcards, candles, recordings of the Cathedral Choir and other souvenirs by which you can remember your visit.
Out of precaution due to COVID-19, the Cathedral Shop is temporarily closed. The online shop is still available, however there may be delays in sending orders.
Cathedral Shop opening hours:
Monday-Friday: 10.00am to 6.00pm
Saturday: 10.00am to 6.00pm
Sunday: 2.30pm to 5.45pm
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