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Visitor Information

We are open daily from 8.30am -5.30pm. Entry is free.


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Regular Services

All are welcome to attend our weekly services, visit the Cathedral for private prayer and to light a candle.



Adopt our Cathedral

Adopt St Albans Cathedral and support its future.


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A cutting edge 360 degree experience, enabling you to virtually walk around our historic Cathedral. Go behind the scenes and explore some of our hidden secrets including the bell chamber, stone store and our medieval watching loft.

Highlight events

  • Tudor Secrets and Seals | Family Workshop

    Join our summer Artist in Residence and make your very own wax seal! Part of the Tudor Summer. Read more

  • Terrific Tudors | Family Discovery Morning

    Join Tales from the Hart for a Terrific Tudor morning! Read more

  • Cathedrals at Night

    Explore the Cathedral's stunning architecture after hours and meet characters from the Cathedral's Tudor past. Part of the Tudor Summer. Read more

Latest news

  • St Albans Cathedral lays to rest 15th century Abbot

    Discovered unexpectedly during excavation work in 2017, Abbot John of Wheathampstead, one of the most influential Benedictine Abbots of the 15th century, has been laid to rest, alongside his royal compatriot Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester. Read more

  • Goodbye to Year 6!

    A special service was held this morning for Abbey Primary School to celebrate. Read more

  • Goodbye to Bishop Michael

    On Saturday, the Diocese of St Albans said goodbye to Bishop Michael. Read more

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