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 continue to be open during these times unless stated otherwise.  

Please see below for upcoming restrictions. 

Tuesday 29 November - Cathedral, Shop and Cafe closed to visitors.  Admission to services in the Harvard Chapel only.


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