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Daily What's On

A daily schedule of services, guided tours and other events taking place at St Albans Cathedral this week.



Regular Services

All are welcome to attend regular services at St Albans Cathedral.



Adopt our Cathedral

Adopt St Albans Cathedral for a Christmas gift with a difference.


Author: Charlotte Campbell

Our new exhibition area tells a story which is centuries in the making. See the story of St Alban and the rich history of the Cathedral brought to life in our new displays and stunning audio visuals.

Highlight events

  • Christmas Carol Concerts 3pm and 7pm

    Enjoy traditional Christmas Carols and festive Brass Ensemble pieces for families at 3pm and Christmas Carols and other seasonal choral music together with Brass Ensemble Pieces and seasonal Readings at 7pm. Read more

  • The Hospice of St Francis

    Celebrate the festive season with The Hospice of St Francis. Returning for its third year The Carol Concert will again feature performances by talented local choirs as well as plenty of opportunities for merry audience participation! Read more

  • Quiet Abbey

    Come and experience this ancient building in meditative silence as we reflect on the season of Advent. Read more

  • Ruskin Revisited

    A talk about John Ruskin, the victorian visionary and polymath. Read more

  • Carols on the Hour

    Join us for one of the Cathedral's most popular festive events - services take place on the hour, every hour from 11am until 4pm. Read more

  • The Big Community Nativity

    Join us for a special retelling of the Christmas story at this popular and lively service with a visit to the crib and plenty of carol singing.  Read more

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