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.
St Paul’s Cathedral recognised in Group Travel Awards
21 June 2012
St Paul’s Cathedral has collected the runner-up award for best UK short visit in the the Group Travel Awards 2012.
The awards ceremony was held last Friday, 15 June at the Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel in London.
The category in which St Paul's was recognised, ‘Best attraction for group visits: short visit’ is aimed at attractions and destinations
which can be enjoyed in less than two hours.
St Paul’s Marketing Manager Matthew Taylor said: "It is an honour to be voted as one of the best visitor destinations at the 2012 Group Travel
Awards. It is a highly valued endorsement from the many satisfied group organisers who are bringing their groups to St Paul’s Cathedral."
"This award also serves as recognition from the group travel industry of successful improvements made at the cathedral to our welcome for
visitors and facilities provided to groups. We thank all the award voters and assure them that we remain committed to working closely with the
group travel industry in the future.”
Coming second only to the London Eye, St Paul’s Cathedral was placed ahead of other shortlisted attractions including the Spinnaker Tower in
Portsmouth; The Household Calvary Museum; The Houses of Parliament; West Somerset Railway and Windsor Castle.
The Group Travel Awards are voted for by the readers of Group Travel Organiser magazine and have earned an enviable reputation as the most
prestigious event serving the group travel market. They reflect a highly valued endorsement from customers in this most important market