faith & worship

A daily rhythm of prayer and worship is central to the Cathedral's life, and is an expression of our faith. You are warmly invited to come and join us. Read more.

Click here for our new pilgrim tour leaflet - for a spiritual tour around the Cathedral.  

Forthcoming Festivals and Special Services

Sunday 3 October

3.30pm Saying Goodbye

A service for anyone who has lost a baby in pregnancy, at birth or in early years, whether the loss was yesterday or 80 years ago

Sunday 18 October

11.15am Legal Sunday Service
traditional procession event celebrating Bristol as a leading legal centre in the South West

3.30pm Choral Evensong for Anti-Slavery Sunday

Social Justice

Find out more about our work on justice issuesanti-slavery partnership, food poverty, and faith and sustainability.  

Information about how to support refugees

Online Daily Prayers

the Cathedral

Click here for the 2014 Annual review

Take a 360° virtual tour of Bristol Cathedral. Visit tour.

Our guides can tell you all our best stories. Read more.

Learn about the history, architecture and art of Bristol Cathedral. Read more.

If you are a foreign visitor and would like to know more about the Cathedral click here for our foreign language guides.

cathedral community

Find out more about being part of the Cathedral community. Click here for information on the events below.  Sign up to our monthly e-newsletter.

Community meeting - see the note and presentations from the March meeting 

Open Fellowship discussion group 

The Forum discussion group

Cathedral coffee

Community lunches - all are welcome to these Sunday lunch events

Fabric Projects

Our regular services

Morning Prayer
Weekdays 8.30am

Holy Communion
Weekdays 12.30pm

Choral Evensong or Evening Prayer
Weekdays 5.15pm
Saturdays and Sundays 3.30pm

This Sunday
BCP Holy Communion 8.00am
Eucharist 10.00am
Choral Evensong 3.30pm
Sacred Space 6.00pm - a new service of candlelit reflection and meditation, followed by hot chocolate and doughnuts

Prayer for Healing and Wholeness
The first Thursday of each month 11.45am
Berkeley Chapel

The October Music List

This week's News & Notes.

If you have a query please ring the Cathedral office on 0117 926 4879.

visit us

Come and enjoy our shop, cafe and garden.  Read more for the details of our opening times and travel directions.

During September, we are completing a programme of work to improve our toilet facilities. Access to the Garden from the Cafe will be closed, but you will still be able to enjoy the Garden via the entrance on the Cloister. There may be increased noise levels and access to some of our toilet facilities may be slightly different from usual. Please click here to find out more.


There are many ways you can support our work. Read more.

Keep in touch

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Latest News

Cathedral welcomes five new Canons

Helping the Cathedral have a presence across the city and Diocese Read more


Upcoming events

WWI Book of Remembrance

Visit our interactive WWI Book of Remembrance. Read more.

To read about our October casualty Percy Neems click here

Moved By Waran exhibition from Glenside Hospital Museum, until the end of 2015.


Do you have a boy in Year 5 who enjoys singing? Read more about joining the Cathedral Choir here.

Are you in Year 4 with a passion for music? Come and be a Chorister for the day.

Music is an integral part of Bristol Cathedral's life and mission. Read more

Watch a video about the Choir's recent tour of Poland here

schools & families

We run a creative and exciting programme of events for children of all ages. Read more

Are you in Year 4 with a passion for music? Come and be a Chorister for the day.

Collect stamps for your Children's University Passport To Learning here!