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Changes to Visitor opening hours:
Tuesday 5 July
- Open from 10am - 1pm only (last entry at Noon)
Thursday 7 July
- Open from 10am - 2pm only (last entry 1pm)
Friday 8 July
- Closed all day

Joyfully proclaiming the love of God in worship, outreach, welcome and care

Events, Concerts, Exhibitions ...

Crowns & Gowns II

30 June - 11 August: An exhibition of fabulous costumes and jewels from major movies and TV, filmed in some of the UK’s majestic Cathedrals.

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Cathedral Services

Three Services are held at the Cathedral every day of the year without exception.

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The Jubilee Oak Table

A 13m long table created from a 5,000-year-old fossilised black oak tree, discovered in the fens is on display in the Cathedral until March 2023.

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Octagon Tower Tours

Acknowledged as one of the wonders of medieval engineering, this incredible structure, suspended high over the centre of the Cathedral is considered the jewel in the Cathedral crown.

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West Tower Tours

The west tower dominates the Fenland landscape and is well worth the 288 step climb, rewarding you with stunning views over our beautiful, historic city and the surrounding fens.

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Online Shop

Our brand-new online shop is now open featuring over 100 products including books, gifts, religious items, accessories and more.

Browse the shop here

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Visitor Opening Hours & Tickets

Monday to Saturday:
Between 10am - 4pm

Between 12.30pm - 3.30pm (Last entry 3pm)

Please check any changes to opening hours before you visit.

We kindly request that Visitor Tickets are booked in advance.

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Safeguarding at Ely Cathedral

We are fully committed to safeguarding all who worship or attend activities here.

We fully acknowledge we have a duty of care to all. We have robust policies and guidelines in place and we follow the advice, guidance and practice of the Church of England in Promoting a Safer Church.

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