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Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King

Cathedral House
Mount Pleasant
Liverpool
Merseyside
L3 5TQ

Tel: 0151 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 - free of charge - its majestic interior which features modern works of art and stunning design features - including the world’s largest stained glass window. Perhaps you can time your visit to take part in a mass, or witness one of their many music concerts and special events . 

Of special note is the magnificent Lutyens Crypt and Treasury. Part of Sir Edwin Lutyens early-20th century Cathedral design, it is a place of stunning architectural inspiration and spiritual resonance.  The crypt, with its breathtaking scale and beautiful vaulted halls had been hidden from public view for many years. Don’t miss a chance to explore this remarkable space, whilst learning about its rich and varied history in our permanent exhibition.

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

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre

Establishment Features

  • Conference facilities

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

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    1501
  • Very Good
    609
  • Average
    147
  • Poor
    32
  • Terrible
    16

Recent Reviews:

  • graham198
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Family
    Service of Light
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 10th December 2017
    This service is held in December each year by Marie Curie to remember people who have died in their hospice. We attend every year and although it is upsetting it's also uplifting. The service was... Read full review
  • ELIZABETH B
    Trip type:
    Couples
    A delighful experience of a modern cathedral
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 10th December 2017
    The day we visited there was an Advent service for all the school children so the cathedral was full. We were allowed to go in and sit on the back row. What a lovely experience and so interesting. Read full review
  • Mark G
    Worsley, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Business
    Pleasant cafe (pun)
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 9th December 2017
    Good place for relatively cheap well prepared light meals, cakes and hot drinks etc. Consistently well prepared food, fast self-service. Roomy and comfortable ambience, although it's clear this is a... Read full review

Opening Times

2017 (1 January 2017 - 31 December 2017)
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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