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.
We are happy to announce that St Paul’s Cathedral will be reopening for sightseeing from Monday 17th May 2021 (Government guidance permitting),
Monday to Saturday from 12pm to 4.30pm (last entry at 4.00pm). Our Keeping Your Visit
Safe webpage has the latest up-to-date information about the COVID-19 safety measures we have in place.
St Paul's Cathedral actively works with the domestic and International travel trade markets and welcomes many
hundreds of thousands of visitors to the Cathedral each year. Visiting St Paul's is an awe-inspiring and informative experience and adds
tremendous value to any London itinerary.
As a freesale product it is easy to offer admission to St Paul's Cathedral to your customers - bookings only required for very large
groups. On average our visitors stay for two hours although longer and shorter visits are common.
Whilst the exterior is a true landmark of London and an attraction in its own right, it is through coming inside the Cathedral that our
visitors can enjoy the full majesty and scale of the building and take advantage of exploring the different areas included for
Priority 'pre-paid' admission points for trade visitors
Multimedia Guide in 9
languages plus Family Tour, British Sign Language (BSL) and Audio Description (AD) formats
Please note that the Stone Gallery will be open on Saturdays. The Whispering Gallery is temporarily closed until further notice.
The Golden Gallery is temporarily closed following COVID-19 prevention measures.
Contact & Resources
To discuss working with St Paul's Cathedral as a travel trade sales partner