Visitor Information

About Your Visit
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Temporary closure of Stone and Golden Galleries
7:30am Morning Prayer
8:00am Eucharist
8:30am Doors open for sightseeing
12:30pm Eucharist
4:00pm Last entry for sightseeing
5:00pm Choral Evensong

Visitor Information

St Paul's Cathedral, St Paul's Churchyard, London, EC4M 8AD

Security

Visitors and worshippers are not permitted to bring any bag, rucksack or suitcase into St Paul's Cathedral which would be larger than airline hand baggage (56cm x 45cm x 25cm, including handles, wheels and pockets). As there is no cloakroom facility please do not bring larger items with you. Please be aware that bags may be searched on entry. 

Please note that knives, pepper spray, mace, CS spray or any offensive weapons are illegal in the UK.

Getting here

Underground London Underground status
St Paul's 2 minute walk Central Line
Mansion House 5 minute walk District and Circle Lines
Blackfriars 5 minute walk District and Circle Lines
Bank 7 minute walk Central, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines, and DLR
Train - National Rail Enquiries
City Thameslink 3 minute walk  
Blackfriars 5 minute walk  
Cannon Street 6 minute walk  
Liverpool Street  15 minute walk  
Bus - Live bus status
Buses stopping nearby 4, 8, 11, 15, 17, 23, 25, 26, 56, 76, 100, 172, 242, 521
River bus - MBNA Thames Clippers
Blackfriars Pier 9 minute walk  
Bankside Pier 10 minute walk  
Bike - Free bicycle parking spaces
Free bicycle parking is provided in designated places on streets throughout the City.
Car - Current road closures, works and events
There is a public car park on Queen Victoria Street. On-street parking is very restricted.
Coach - Where to park
Angel Street  |  St Martin's Le Grand  |  Queen Victoria Street

Information for drivers. The Bank on Safety experimental safety scheme runs from 22 May 2017 for approximately 18 months. Bank junction, half a mile to the east of the Cathedral, is closed Monday to Friday 7am to 7pm to all vehicles except for busses and pedal cycles. 

Cafe and Restaurant

Searcy's are the caterers at St Paul's.

Wren's Pantry is our cafe. Open Monday - Sunday 9am to 5pm offering barista-made coffee, fresh soup, salads, sandwiches, and homemade cakes & sweet treats

Details will follow on how Searcy's plan to bring fresh new ideas to the restaurant dining space, 

Stone and Golden Gallery closures. 

Please note that the Stone and Golden Galleries will close temporarily from Monday 11 September to Friday 10 November 2017. During this time, visitors will reach the Whispering Gallery via a little-used 'secret' staircase, offering new sights of Wren's great design.