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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 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

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
    1599
  • Very Good
    648
  • Average
    156
  • Poor
    33
  • Terrible
    16

Recent Reviews:

  • WalkingWithBoots
    Basingstoke, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Wonderful modern building with great cafe
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 20th April 2018
    We loved the modern architecture - particularly lights effects and the crown of thorns. Additionally, the on-site cafe serves very nice lunches. Read full review
  • Sarah M
    Trip type:
    Solo travel
    Stunning
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 18th April 2018
    Beautiful building. The stained glass is gorgeous. I love walking round it, there is so much to look at. Read full review
  • colaradopam
    Chepstow, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Couples
    great contrast
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 17th April 2018
    you must visit both of liverpools cathedrals to appreciate the contrast of these iconic architectural magnificent structures Read full review

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

Opening Times

2018 (1 January 2018 - 31 December 2018)
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

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