Peterborough Cathedral is an inspiring place to visit. For great days out this Cathedral Church is a place you should see.
The Cathedral is open most days. For detailed information on their opening times please visit their website.
History of the Cathedral
Peterborough Cathedral is one of the finest Norman cathedrals in England. Founded as a monastic community in 654 AD, it became one of the most significant medieval abbeys in the country, the burial place of two queens and the scene of Civil War upheavals.
Diocese of Peterborough
Peterborough Cathedral is the seat of the Bishop of Peterborough and a focus for unity and growth in the Diocese of Peterborough. The Diocese of Peterborough includes over 350 churches and covers Northamptonshire, Rutland and Peterborough north of the River Nene; more than 1200 square miles with a population of 800,000.
Directions and Parking
For detailed information on where to park in the area or travelling to the Cathedral by coach or rail please see their website.