St Paul's Cathedral Tickets - Skip the Line
Activity code: SCW
- Beat the queues and step inside Christopher Wren’s architectural masterpiece
- There has been a Cathedral on this site since 604 AD
- The final resting place of historic figures including Horatio Nelson and Christopher Wren himself
- Explore the absolutely stunning architecture inside the Cathedral including the Dome, the artworks and the tombs
- The Cathedral survived the Blitz and was the setting for the wedding of Prince Charles and Princess Diana
Dedicated to Paul the Apostle, there has been a Cathedral on the same site since 604 AD, created in its present form by Sir Christopher Wren in the 17th century after the Great Fire of London.
Dominating the London skyline for 300 years, St Pauls Cathedral has seen many historic events including the wedding of Princess Diana and Prince Charles, and is the final resting place for multiple prominent figures from history including Admiral Lord Nelson, and Sir Christopher Wren himself.
Walk under the instantly recognisable Dome which stands at 365 metres, one for every day of the year, notice that the floor plan of the entire building is in the shape of a cross, and just marvel at the stunning feat of engineering and architecture. Wander through the Golden Gallery, The Stone Gallery and ‘Great Paul’, the 16 ½ tonne bell in the South West tower.
- The Whispering Gallery is temporarily closed and is expected to remain closed until Jan 2021. Access to the Stone and Golden Galleries is unaffected.
- Visitors are allowed to take photographs in designated areas. Filming, the use of flash, additional lighting, tripods, monopods and selfie sticks are not permitted.
- Children under the age of 6 are admitted free of charge and do not require a ticket (Children must be accompanied by an adult when visiting the galleries).
- Family tickets are applicable for 1 adult and 2 or 3 children, or 2 adults and 2 or 3 children.
- All advance tickets are available with a self-print option only. You will need access to a printer to print your admission tickets.
- St Paul’s Cathedral offers complimentary entry for a visitor with a disability and an accompanying carer or necessary companion – these tickets should be requested on arrival.
Venue Information: St Paul's Cathedral, St Paul's Churchyard, London EC4M 8AD
Nearest Train Stations: Blackfriars, Cannon Street or London Bridge
Nearest Underground: St Pauls
Public Bus Routes: 4, 11, 15, 23, 25, 26, 100, 242
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Monday to Saturday
The Cathedral is open to sightseers between 10:00am - 4:30pm (last admission)
The galleries are open to sightseers from 9:30am - 4:15pm (last admission)
Please note that the Cathedral is not open for sightseeing on Sundays.
Special services and events may mean that all or part of the Cathedral are closed either in advance or short notice, please check to avoid disappointment.