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Christmas 2023

Everyone is welcome at Ely Cathedral this Advent and Christmas.

Come and experience the sound of the Cathedral choirs at one of our many Christmas services and concerts, or participate in one of the family-themed activities.

Treat your family and friends to a guided tour up the Octagon Tower for a bird’s eye view of the Cathedral’s spectacular Christmas tree.

Discover shopping for beautiful gifts, cards and seasonal merchandise in the Cathedral shop, and enjoy some festive food and baked treats in the 13th century undercroft of the Almonry Restaurant.

Services, Events & Concerts

Advent and Christmas Services

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A Christmas Carol

Friday 8 & Saturday 9 December

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Hark! The Herald

Friday 22 December

Tickets: SOLD OUT!

Online Shop

Browse our Christmas Shop for a wide selection of Christmas cards, Advent calendars, decorations and gift ideas for all the family.

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