St Albans Cathedral

St Albans Cathedral
Holywell Hill, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 1BY
  • Telephone 01727 890200
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  • Website www.stalbanscathedral.org
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St Albans Cathedral

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Though the present building is Norman or Romanesque architecture of the 11th century, it is likely that this cathedral was founded in the 8th century. There are also Gothic and 19th century additions. It is the longest cathedral in England, and is known for its music and choirs.

Events at this venue

There are 12 events at this location

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1066 Medieval Mosaic Exhibition

A mosaic recreation of the Bayeux Tapestry, made using 3 million small pieces of steel.

Thu 7 Jun

Free / 01727 890200

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Fri 8 Jun

Free / 01727 890200

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Sat 9 Jun

Free / 01727 890200

  • 09:00 – 17:00
…and 79 more dates until 27 Aug

The Alban Pilgrimage

A celebration of the city's namesake and Britain's first ever saint, Alban.

Sat 23 Jun

Free / 01727 890200

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Energy for Everyone?

A talk on the challenges of securing future sustainable and affordable energy provision for both the developed and developing worlds.

Thu 7 Jun

£10 / 01727 890200

  • 19:30

Faith and Football

Writer Stephen Poxon, author of A Father's Heart, discusses his new project Faith and Football.

Thu 14 Jun

£10 / 01727 890200

  • 19:30

Family Discovery Morning: Jolly Journeys

Dress up as medieval pilgrims and take part in art and craft activities to celebrate the town of St Albans.

Thu 31 May

Free / 01727 890200

  • 10:00 – 12:30

Joseph

High Sheriff's Concert Joseph and his Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Sat 26 May

£10–£25 (£10–£15; Children £10) / 01727 890200

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor(R) Dreamcoat

Students from the Tring Park School for the Performing present their version of the classic musical.

Sat 26 May

£10–£25 / 01727 890200

  • 19:30

Pilgrimage Puppets Exhibitions

An exhibition of the puppets used for the Alban Pilgrimage.

Fri 25 May

Free / 01727 890200

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Sat 26 May

Free / 01727 890200

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Sun 27 May

Free / 01727 890200

  • 09:00 – 17:00
…and 33 more dates until 29 Jun

A Sea of Symphony and more

A Sea of Symphony and more. Hertford Choral Society

Sat 9 Jun

£10–£25 (£5) / 01727 890200

St Albans Bach Choir

The choir performs Mendelssohn's great oratorio.

Sat 14 Jul

£12–£30 / 01727 890200

Theology and the Tour de France

A talk which explores the theological considerations of the Tour de France.

Sat 7 Jul

£25 / 01727 890200

  • 10:30 – 15:30

Tower Tours

Escorted by a Cathedral Guide you will be led up the great Norman Tower to the roof of the Tower (140 ft/ 42 m above ground level) to enjoy extensive views in all directions. En route you will learn about some of the history and structure of this remarkable building including stunning views of the interior of the…

Sun 24 Jun

…and 9 more dates until 12 Dec

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