This 900 year old cathedral is a true gem in the heart of Carlisle and is a beautiful place to visit in the city. Discover nearly a century of history and faith in one of the must visit attractions in Carlisle! It’s reserved exterior is home to staggering stained glass, medieval paintings, brilliant architecture and so much more, including its history and the turbulent past of the city.

Where is Carlisle Cathedral?

The cathedral is right in the heart of Carlisle and is only a short walk from the station!

At the cathedral there is a gift shop, regular services you can join, expert guides and a treasure trail so the kids can learn whilst having fun looking around the cathedral.

  • Open daily
  • Free entry

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