Salisbury Cathedral

Salisbury Cathedral

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Salisbury Cathedral

Salisbury Cathedral is one of England's most iconic medieval churches with beautiful stonemasonry and glazing. It is renowned for its world class music and warm welcome, in addition to its worship.

Founded 1600

  • Mission statement

    Salisbury Cathedral exists to make real the glory and presence of God in the world. We celebrated the 750th anniversary of its dedication during 2008. With almost 800 years of history behind it Salisbury Cathedral is a place of prayer, pilgrimage and deep spirituality. It is also a dynamic centre of Christian worship and a professional organisation. One of Britain’s finest medieval Cathedrals, it offers a warm welcome to all who visit and seeks to strengthen church and community life in the diocese. Salisbury Cathedral celebrates the presence of God through worship, music and art and has a special commitment to challenging injustice and fostering reconciliation, both at home and abroad.

  • Aims

    Salisbury Cathedral aims to:

    • To celebrate the presence of God through worship, music and art and to live out the teachings of Jesus Christ in today’s world, offering a warm welcome to all who visit the Cathedral.
  • Overview

    Established: January 1600

    Board members: 10

    Full time staff: 70

    Part time staff: 18

    Volunteers: 600

    Phone number: 01722 555122

    Address: 6 The Close, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP1 2EF

  • Salisbury Cathedral - vital repairs to NE face.

    Salisbury Cathedral is an internationally recognised icon. The North and East face of this... More
  • Salisbury Cathedral Major Repair Programme

    To conserve this beautiful medieval Cathedral for generations to come.
  • Salisbury Cathedral Music and Choirs

    The music tradition at Salisbury Cathedral extends back over 1,000 years and it is a funda... More