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
Education is a core part of the Cathedral's work, delivered through a variety of events by St Paul's Forum, St Paul's Institute and the
Schools & Families department.
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.
The Most Reverend Justin Welby, Archbishop of Canterbury, speaks with the Reverend Canon Mark Oakley at St Paul's Cathedral as part of
the St Paul's Forum 2015 series 'Passion and Resurrection: A Good Lent, A Good Easter'.
The Right Reverend and Right Honourable Richard Chartres, Bishop of London, gives a talk to mark the 300th anniversary of the arrival
of books from Bishop Henry Compton to the St Paul's Cathedral library collection.
The Very Reverend Dr David Ison, Dean of St Paul's Cathedral, gives a message for Christmas asking us to consider how God takes on the
humanity of all of us and how we must seek to uplift our own humanity towards God.