Norwich Cathedral


The Chapter Office
65 The Close
Norfolk, NR1 4DH

Travel information

Full details about travelling to Norwich Cathedral are available at


For services:
Parking is available in the Cathedral Close Cloister Car Park for those attending Cathedral Services or evening events. Upon arrival, please report to the uniformed Gatekeeper on duty who will send you to a suitable parking place.

No parking is available in the Cathedral Close for visitors, with the exception of Disabled Parking for Disabled drivers who are Disabled Badge holders. The nearest pay and display car park is at the Adam and Eve pub at Bishop Gate or the multi-storey on Rose Lane. Both are just a short walk from the Cathedral.

Car Parking is available in the Cathedral Close for disabled drivers with Disabled Badges only.

Visitor Hours

The Cathedral is open daily, 7.30am - 6.00pm.

Some other facilities vary. For full details please visit


Admission is free, with donations welcomed.

Arranged visits

Guided Tours

Free guided tours depart from the rear of the Nave on the hour between 11.00am - 3.00pm Monday to Saturday, and on Sundays at 1.00pm and 2.00pm, lasting approximately 50 minutes. Please note that occasionally it is not possible to offer these tours due to other events in the Cathedral, rehearsals or essential maintenance.


Group guided tours are available if booked in advance with the main Reception. These tours cover general topics, with some special subject focus available on request. Available Monday - Saturday on a fairly flexible basis, these tours last 60 - 90 minutes and cost £5.00 per person.

School Visits

We use Norwich Cathedral to help the 15,000 school children who visit us each year understand the building in a number of ways. The Education Department runs activities and tours that have been designed to complement Key Stages, which use the Cathedral to approach various religious and historical topics all year round. For full details please visit



Over the course of the year the number of services that take place at the Cathedral add up to more than 1,500! To see forthcoming service times please follow the link below.


Worship page


Events page


    As well as exploring the Cathedral and Close, visitors can enjoy food and drink in the Refectory Cafe and pick up a gift to take home in our shop.

Facilities for disabled

    Disabled facilities include wheelchair access lift, induction loop, tactile model and WCs. For full information about accessibility please visit

Further information


Marketing Manager

Telephone number

01603 218332

Email address

Facsimile number

01603 218332

Website address

Norwich Cathedral