Liverpool Cathedral

St James Mount
L1 7AZ

Tel: +44 (0)151 709 9722

Liverpool Cathedral

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Attractions Ticket: child£4.50 per ticket
Attractions Ticket: concession£4.50 per ticket
Attractions ticket: family (up to 2 adults + 3 Chi£15.00 per ticket
Attractions Ticket: standard£5.50 per ticket
General entrance to the CathedralFree

The cathedral is free to enter, except for the Attractions ticket for Tower Experience and Great Space tour

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The cathedral, the largest in Britain and the world's fifth largest, wasn't finished until the late 1970's and since then has etched a beautiful addition into the Liverpool skyline.
Take a trip up the tower for amazing panoramic views of the city.
Cathedral worship services Monday-Friday 08.00 & 17.30; Saturday 08.00 & 15.00: Sunday 08.00, 10.30, 15.30 & 16.00 - all welcome.
Photography is permitted (except during services) additional donation invited. Guided tours available free of charge.

Refectory offer does not apply 11.30-14.30.
Refectory Opening Times: Mon-Sat 08.45-16.00 Sun 12noon-17.00

Tower Opening Times: Mon-Sat 11.00-17.00 Sun11.45-14.30 (except first and third Sunday of every month due to bell ringing plus occasional special services)
Last entry 30 mins before close -limited Sun opening coming soon

Cathedral Opening Times: Daily from 08.00-18.00



  • Cafe/Restaurant
  • Coach Parking
  • Disabled Access
  • Event Venue
  • Free Admission
  • Gift Shop
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals
  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Schools Accepted

Children & Infants

  • Child Friendly

Establishment Features

  • Conference facilities

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Switch accepted
  • Visa accepted

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available

Map & Directions

Road Directions

By Car
From M6 North or South, leave at Junction 21A and take M62 (West) for Liverpool. At the end of the M62, follow signs for City Centre and then for ‘Cathedrals’.

From Cheshire, follow signs to Liverpool via Tunnels, there is a toll payable each way. When reaching Liverpool follow signs to city centre and ‘Cathedrals’.

Car Parking is available at the Cathedral, with a minimum charge of £2. Multi storey car parking is available in Mount Pleasant. Limited street parking is also available, some free, but mostly on a pay

Public Transport Directions

A short walk from the heart of the city centre will bring you to the Cathedral, which can be found by walking up Mount Pleasant and then turning right into Hope Street. The entrance can be found off Upper Duke St.
Starting from the Albert Dock, walk towards Hanover Street, passing the Police HQ and turn right into Duke Street. Continue to the end of Duke Street and across into Upper Duke Street.

Buses: from Queen Square in city centre- 20, 32a, 82a-d and smart 4 all alight nearby


  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

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Recent Reviews:

  • Y5973EHjuliee
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Friends getaway
    Well worth a visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 15th January 2019
    The architecture is second to none, the history behind this building will both astound and amaze you. Read full review
  • kikleJ
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 16th January 2019
    Absolutely stunning building inside and out. Loved the calm atmosphere and looking at all the architecture Read full review
  • itchyfeet2014
    Glasgow, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Largest Cathedral in the U.K.
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 16th January 2019
    We walked here in the rain and as we approached realised how big the Cathedral was. The biggest in Britain and 5 largest in the world. Built in stages and only completed in 1978, it is a seamless and... Read full review


  • Local AwardsThe Mersey Partnership Tourism Awards The Mersey Partnership Tourism Awards 2009
  • National AwardsDisabledGo DisabledGo 2013
  • Local AwardsThe Mersey Partnership Tourism Awards The Mersey Partnership Tourism Awards 2010
  • Local AwardsLiverpool City Region Annual Tourism Awards Liverpool City Region Annual Tourism Awards 2012
  • Local AwardsLiverpool City Region Tourism Awards 2014 - Winner Liverpool City Region Tourism Awards 2014 - Winner 2014
  • Regional AwardsLiverpool City Region Tourism Awards 2016 - Winner Liverpool City Region Tourism Awards 2016 - Winner 2016


  • VAQAS VB Attraction VAQAS

Opening Times

Open (1 January 2019 - 31 December 2019)

* Open from 8am to 6pm daily.

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