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Half term free activity day

Wednesday 31 May, 11am - 3pm We're celebrating the nearing completion of our building works at The People's Cathedral with a fun filled round of activities for children.  Come along to help build and decorate a 12 m long cardboard cathedral with artist Lindsey Southworth in our spacious…

Added Wednesday 26th April 2017

Summer Art Exhibitions

The People’s Cathedral project, funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund, has enabled the Cathedral to engage two artists in residence to explore different aspects of this stunning building.  As the project draws to a close, we would like to invite our supporters to enjoy the results of thei…

Added Wednesday 5th April 2017

Cathedral Treasury Study Day

24th May 2017 Spend a fascinating day with curators from some of the finest Cathedral Treasuries in the country, exploring their remarkable collections.  This unique day offers four illustrated talks, telling the stories of people, parishes and national  history, through the treasure he…

Added Wednesday 5th April 2017

Guildford Rock Choir Coffee Concert

We are delighted to welcome back the Guildford, Godalming and Farnham Rock Choir to the Marquee at Guildford Cathedral on Thursday 18 May at 11.15am to provide a morning of uplifting music, with FREE coffee served from 10.30am.  This is one of a series of free Coffee …

Added Thursday 30th March 2017

Spring Family Days in April

Come up to The People's Cathedral on Saturday 29th April: 11am - 3pm  Spring Family Fun Day Spring into action with Guildford Cathedral’s Family Fun Day, a FREE activity-packed day for families to enjoy. We’re celebrating Spring and all things new with a fun-filled ro…

Added Thursday 30th March 2017

Summer Celebration at the Cathedral: Saturday 8 July

Saturday 8 July, 11am - 3.30pm A fun packed activity day to celebrate the approaching completion of the major improvement works at Guildford Cathedral.  Come and see how the building has been transformed and how this was achieved.  With free family crafting fun, free face painting, free…

Added Thursday 30th March 2017

Heritage Talks@Two

Thursday 27 April, 2pm : Sir Edward and Lady Maufe Thursday 4 May, 2pm :   Alan Turing: Guildford's Best Kept Secret Join us for a mini series to explore the lives of eminent innovators of the twentieth century, who have played a significant role in shaping todays world. Thu…

Added Thursday 23rd March 2017

Talk@Two: Sir Edward and Lady Maufe

Thursday 27 April, 2pm - 3.30pm Join us for a unique and personal view of the story of "The People's Cathedral and the couple that created it", delivered by authoress,Juliet Dunmur, grand-daughter of Sir Edward Maufe, architect, and Lady Maufe, textile expert.  Together they created an iconi…

Added Thursday 16th March 2017

Coffee Concert: Cello Recital

All are welcome to our informal morning coffee concert on Thursday 20 April, 11.15- 12 noon, with free coffee served from 10.30am SOLO CELLO SUITES Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 - 1750): Suite No. 3 in C major for Solo Cello (BWV 1009) - Prélude - Allemande - Courante - Sarabande - Bou…

Added Tuesday 14th March 2017

vote for most popular uk cathedral

Vote for Guildford Cathedral! Guildford Cathedral is delighted to have been shortlisted in a public vote to find the UK’s most popular Cathedral and they want your vote!  The UK’s cathedrals are wonders of architecture and sanctuaries of peace. They hold fascinating treasures and…

Added Wednesday 8th March 2017