Discover, experience and enjoy: over 900 years of extraordinary history; our famous starlight ceiling; our treasury exhibition; active family trails; an oasis of peace and prayer in the heart of the city with beautiful monastic gardens, award-winning café and unique gift shop.

There are fascinating stories of faith, hope and love to discover here. They point to God who is at work among us now and who welcomes all. Whether you are of this faith, another faith, or no faith at all, we look forward to welcoming you.

Michael Manley
Canon Missioner


The Revd Canon Michael Manley – Sabbatical

The Bishop of Penrith and the Chapter of Carlisle Cathedral have agreed that The Revd Canon Michael Manley will start a 3-month Sabbatical leave on... Read More »


Little Stars – New Toddler Group

Starting on 12 January... 🌟 LITTLE STARS 🌟   Our new toddler/pre-school group will run each Friday at 10am inside the... Read More »


Carlisle Cathedral achieves the Eco Church Bronze Award!

We are delighted to announce that Carlisle Cathedral has achieved the Eco Church Bronze Award. Over the past few months we have been analysing and... Read More »


Dogs now welcome inside Carlisle Cathedral

Carlisle Cathedral has announced that visitors will be able to bring their well-behaved dogs into the Cathedral building from Saturday 25 November... Read More »