Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King

Cathedral House
Mount Pleasant
Liverpool
Merseyside
L3 5TQ

Tel: +44 (0)151 709 9222

Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
CathedralFree
Crypt£3.00 per ticket
Crypt - Family Ticket£8.00 per ticket

Family Ticket - 2 adults and two children.

About

No trip to Liverpool is complete without a visit to the awe-inspiring Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King. This dramatic icon of faith, architecture and human endeavour is spectacular in both scale and design.

Explore the Cathedral's majestic interior which includes modern works of art and stunning design features, such as its striking Lantern Tower - the world’s largest area of coloured glass. Along with daily Masses and Services, the Cathedral runs a diverse programme of wonderful music concerts, exhibitions and special events. Visit http://liverpoolmetrocathedral.org.uk/ to plan your visit.

Of special note is the magnificent Lutyens Crypt and Treasury, situated within the Cathedral. An architectural gem in its own right, the Crypt is one of the most significant works in this country of the leading British architect Sir Edwin Lutyens. Part of Lutyens' early 20th century Cathedral design, the Crypt offers a fascinating glimpse of what might have been, had it been completed. Don’t miss a chance to explore this remarkable space.​​​​​

Facilities

Other

  • Accept Credit/Debit Cards
  • Bus Route
  • Cafe/Restaurant
  • Car Parking
  • Disabled Access
  • Gift Shop
  • Guides Available
  • Large Parties
  • Parking Available
  • Permanently Free Admission to attraction
  • Schools Accepted
  • Shop
  • Toilets
  • Visitor Centre

Establishment Features

  • Conference facilities

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Jct 21a of M6, take M62 to Liverpool City Centre, follow brown 'Cathedrals' signs. From Cheshire, follow signs to Liverpool via Tunnels (tolls applicable), then city centre and 'Cathedrals' signs.

Public Transport Directions

Located in Liverpool City Centre, 10 minutes walk frm Lime Street Station.No 4 'Smart' bus from Paradise Street bus station in the city centre.

TripAdvisor

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    1880
  • Very Good
    739
  • Average
    175
  • Poor
    38
  • Terrible
    17

Recent Reviews:

  • GreenInsights
    Perth, Australia
    Trip type:
    Couples
    The majesty of the Catholic Church on display
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 19th April 2019
    The steps leading to the front door looked daunting but were easier than expected .We wanted to see where the Cathedral had started in the crypt but no access during our visit due to Good Friday... Read full review
  • Mendiptf
    Trip type:
    Family
    Awe-inspiring
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 21st April 2019
    Did the 2 cathedrals in one morning and what a contrast. The over-imposing Anglican cathedral made it feel like you were a sinner needing redemption due to its vast scale, whereas the Metropolitan... Read full review
  • Dan C
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Breathtaking
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 21st April 2019
    Stunning building with impressive entrance and tower . So peaceful and tranquil , nice cafe by entrance , quite a few steps to entrance but their is a lift or ramp to get in if needed . Read full review

Opening Times

2019 (1 January 2019 - 31 December 2019)
DayTimes
Monday07:3017:30*
Tuesday07:3017:30*
Wednesday07:3017:30*
Thursday07:3017:30*
Friday07:3017:30*
Saturday07:3017:30*
Sunday07:3017:30*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

Awards

  • National AwardsDisabledGo DisabledGo 2013

Gradings

  • VAQAS VB Attraction VAQAS
  • VisitEngland Quality Assured Visitor Attraction VisitEngland Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
VAQAS VB Attraction VAQAS VisitEngland Quality Assured Visitor Attraction VisitEngland Quality Assured Visitor Attraction

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