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.
Our Keeping Your Visit Safe page has our latest up-to-date information about the
COVID-19 safety measures in place at the Cathedral.
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
Multimedia Guide in 9
languages plus Family Tour, British Sign Language (BSL) and Audio Description (AD) formats
Please note that until further notice, access to the Dome is available only for visits on Mondays, Fridays, Saturdays and
daily during school holidays. Entrance to the Golden Gallery is subject to availability due to capacity controls in operation and
there may be time restrictions in place. The Whispering Gallery remains closed to the public until further notice.
Contact & Resources
To discuss working with St Paul's Cathedral as a travel trade sales partner