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Chester Cathedral is many things to many people: a vibrant community of worship, an ancient abbey, an archaeological treasure, a cultural hub, a centre of musical excellence and a unique blend of medieval and modern history.

We’re free to enter and welcome thousands of visitors from all over the world.  We hope our website inspires you to visit Chester Cathedral.

The Very Reverend Professor Gordon McPhate
Dean of Chester

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Concerts & Events

The Light of Life by Edward Elgar

Saturday 1 April 2017 - Saturday 1 April 2017
Come and hear Elgar’s rarely-performed oratorio The Light of Life (Lux Christi) in the magnificent surroundings of Chester Cathedral. Chester Cathedral Choir with: Philip Rushforth, director Andrew Wyatt, organist Cl...
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Metamorphosis by Richard Sweeney

Tuesday 4 April 2017 - Tuesday 2 May 2017
A sculptural installation in paper, Richard Sweeney’s striking work will be suspended above Chester Cathedral’s South Transept in a unique composition. Richard Sweeney’s sculptural work predominantly involves the transforma...
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Anima in the South Transept

Monday 10 April 2017 - Monday 10 April 2017
Anima is a contemporary dance interpretation of Marcel Dupre's Symphonie-Passion. Choreographed by Clare Henderson Davis, Contemporary Performance Artist and Theologian in Residence, with Chester-based dance artist Bettina Carpi, Anima boasts a c...
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