Occasionally access to the Cathedral may be restricted due to events taking place.

Southwark Cathedral is a busy working church, regularly hosting services and events. It may be neccessary to close all or part of the Cathedral to visitors to allow for these events to take place. 

The Cathedral Shop and Cathedral Cafe will remain open during these times unless stated otherwise.


Thursday 9 February

The Millennium Courtyard and Cathedral Cafe will be closed to the public all day. Access to the Cathedral for services and for visitors will be via the West Link Doors. 

Please speak to one of our stewards if you require step-free access to the Cathedral.


For further information please contact us by email or telephone 020 7367 6700.