St Paul’s Cathedral has been here for over 1,400 years. It has been built and rebuilt five times, and always its main purpose has been as a
place of worship and prayer.
St Paul's, with its world-famous dome, is an iconic feature of the London skyline. Step inside and you can enjoy the Cathedral's awe-inspiring
interior, and uncover fascinating stories about its history.
Learning & Faith
Lifelong learning is a core part of the our work, delivered through a variety of events by St Paul's Institute, and the
Cathedral's Adult Learning and Schools & Family Learning departments.
History & Collections
For more than 1,400 years, a Cathedral dedicated to St Paul has stood at the highest point in the City. The present Cathedral is the
masterpiece of Britain's most famous architect Sir Christopher Wren.
Behind the scenes, the cost of caring for St Paul's and continuing to deliver our central ministry and work is enormous and the generosity of
our supporters is critical.
Widely considered to be one of the world’s most beautiful buildings and a powerful symbol of the splendour of London, St Paul’s Cathedral is a
breathtaking events venue.
Christian unity marked in annual service 'swap' with Roman Catholic Westminster Cathedral
14 January 2015
The bonds that unite all Christian congregations will once again be celebrated at St Paul's as the Cathedral 'swaps' services with
To mark the annual Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, (18 - 25 January), the choirs and
clergy of both cathedrals will sing services at each other's place of worship, as part of this week dedicated to bringing the churches closer
On Tuesday 20 January, The St Paul's Cathedral Choir will sing Choral Evensong at Westminster Cathedral, at 5pm. The music includes Stanford
in G and the preacher is the Chancellor of St Paul’s, Canon Oakley.
On Friday 23 January, Westminster Cathedral will sing Solemn Vespers at St Paul's, at 5pm. The music includes Victoria's O magnum