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Truro Cathedral's doors remain open. Following updated advice from the Archbishops of Canterbury and York, public worship is suspended until further notice. All public events and gatherings previously advertised to take place in the cathedral are also suspended until further notice.

Visit the iconic Cathedral that is situated in the heart of Truro. With free admission it is one attraction that is not to be missed!

Cornwall's Cathedral is situated right at the heart of Truro. Its three spires and amazing architecture dominate the city skyline, making it one of the most iconic buildings in Cornwall, with over 200,000 visitors a year. Designed by John Loughborough Pearson, Truro Cathedral has stunning architecture and some of the best examples of stained glass windows any where in the country and was only completed in 1910. 

  • Open 7 days a week 
  • Admission is FREE but donations are welcome 
  • Tours run from April - October, Monday - Thursday at 11.00am (not bank holidays)
  • Organ recitals most Fridays  1.10pm from March to October - FREE, donations welcome. Click here for more information 
  • Guide books available for a small fee from the cathedral shop
  • Groups welcome 
  • Father Willis organ recitals -  From Mar to Oct, all concerts start at 1.10 pm and are generally on the first and third Tuesdays of the month. Admission is free, with a retiring collection in aid of Truro Cathedral Music.

Facilities & Access 

  • Accessible toilet
  • Ramp at front entrance.
  • Hearing loop is installed 
  • Wheelchair available for use by the shop entrance 
  • Cafe with childrens menu avilable
  • Shop 
  • Childrens trails 
  • Addtional childrens activites during school holidays 
  • High Cross NCP (long stay)  or Old Bridge Street (short stay) charges apply 

Daily Services take place in the Cathedral as well special services throughout the year 

Monday - Saturday 

  • 08.00  Holy Communion 
  • 08.30   Morning Prayer 
  • 11.00  Communion (Fridays)*
  • 12.10  Christian Meditation (Thursdays)*
  • 13.00  Holy Communion (Wednesdays)*
  • 17.30  Evensong 

* Please note these services are in addtion to the daily services 


  • 07.30 Morning Prayer 
  • 08.00 Holy Communion 
  • 10.00 Sung Eucharist
  • 16.00 Evensong