Chichester Cathedral

Chichester

Type:Cathedral / Minister

West Street, Chichester, West Sussex, PO19 1RP

Tel: +44 01243 782595

Chichester Cathedral

About

In the heart of the city, this magnificent Cathedral has been a centre of community life for more than 900 years and is the site of the Shrine of St Richard of Chichester. Its treasures range from medieval stone carvings to world famous contemporary works of art.
 
Special trails for children and regular exhibitions, talks, lunchtime and evening concerts are just a few of the fantastic events hosted in the cathedral. Open Monday to Saturday 9.00am – 5.00pm and Sunday 12.00 – 2.00pm, with guided tours available Monday to Saturday, at 11.30am and 2.30pm, tickets are available to buy on the day from the Cathedral Shop. Chichester Cathedral has disabled access throughout the grounds and allows assistance dogs. Parking is nearby in the city car and coach parks. Coach drop off point is directly outside the Cathedral.
 
Groups are welcome and can enjoy a free-flow visit or choose from a range of guided tours (Art, Architecture, Behind the Scenes and many more). For group tours of more than 6 people, please book in advance by emailing bookings@chichestercathedral.org.uk.
 
Admission is free, donations are welcome.
In the heart of the city, this magnificent Cathedral has been a centre of community life for more than 900 years and is the site of the Shrine of St Richard of Chichester. Its treasures range from medieval stone carvings to world famous contemporary works of art.
 
Special trails for children and regular exhibitions, talks, lunchtime and evening concerts are just a few of the fantastic events hosted in the cathedral. Open Monday to Saturday 9.00am – 5.00pm and Sunday 12.00 – 2.00pm, with guided tours available Monday to Saturday, at 11.30am and 2.30pm, tickets are available to buy on the day from the Cathedral Shop. Chichester Cathedral has disabled access throughout the grounds and allows assistance dogs. Parking is nearby in the city car and coach parks. Coach drop off point is directly outside the Cathedral.
 
Groups are welcome and can enjoy a free-flow visit or choose from a range of guided tours (Art, Architecture, Behind the Scenes and many more). For group tours of more than 6 people, please book in advance by emailing bookings@chichestercathedral.org.uk.
 
Admission is free, donations are welcome.
 

Book Tickets

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
AdultFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

Chichester can be reached by A27, A286, by train or by bus. The Cathedral is in centre of city and is well signposted from all car parks.Local buses stop right outside.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station: Chichester

Gradings

  • Quality Assured Visitor Attraction VB Attraction
Quality Assured Visitor Attraction VB Attraction

Awards

  • Visit England Awards -Code of Practice Code of Practice 2012
  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Tourism South East Member Tourism South East Member 2021

Opening Times

2021 - Opening (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)

* 7.15am - 6.30pm (Monday to Saturday) 7.15am - 5.00pm (Sunday).

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