Welcome to the website of Canterbury Cathedral, Mother Church of the worldwide Anglican Communion and seat of the Archbishop of Canterbury. The Cathedral is both a holy place and part of a World Heritage Site. It is the home of a community of people who seek to make the Cathedral a place of welcome, beauty and holiness. We hope you will be inspired to visit Canterbury and the Cathedral and we look forward to welcoming you.

The Very Reverend Robert Willis
Dean of Canterbury

Today’s Services

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Choral Evensong

Choral Evensong sung by visiting choir: River Road Choir, Richmond,Virginia

Choral Evensong

Hrs - Hrs

Saying Goodbye Service

One of a series of special services held in different cathedrals and churches for those who have experienced the death of a child at any stage of pregnancy, at birth or in infancy, whether recently or many years ago.

The service will be led by Canon Clare, in the Chapel of Our Lady Undercroft

Music by Singer/Songwriter Chris Eaton and his wife Abby.

Children’s area available, enabling children to play comfortably and accompanying parents to continue to be involved in the service.

People of all faiths and none are warmly invited.

Light refreshments will be served in the Chapter House by the Mothers Union afterwards.

If you would like to come, please do. If someone you know has been in this situation please encourage them to come, perhaps come with them.

Saying Goodbye Service