In line with Welsh Government regulations

St Davids Cathedral is open for visitors from 10am to 5pm Monday to Saturday, and 1pm to 5pm on Sundays
We have daily services see here
To enable safe visiting we ask visitors to fill out a track and trace form when they arrive.
During busy times please be aware you could be asked to wait before you are allowed entry into the Cathedral.

Evening Prayer or Evensong is daily at 6pm
Sunday Eucharists or Mattins at 8:30am and 11:15am, Sunday Evensong at 6:00pm

Everyone entering the Cathedral must wear face-masks, unless exempt

Visitor information

St Davids Cathedral is open to visitors from 10am to 5pm (last entry), Monday to Saturday, and 1pm to 5pm on Sundays

We will ask you to fill in a track and trace form on arrival.
The Cathedral has strict social distancing measures. This may require your patience should there be a queue in front of you, many thanks for your understanding.


We also have other events which require online booking

Friday Pilgrimages

To see full details please click here Friday Pilgrimage - 
To book online click here Friday Pilgrimage Tickets, Multiple Dates | Eventbrite

Friday Pilgrimage


Treasures in our Gardens and Hedgerows

To see full details and book online Treasures in our garden and hedgerows

To book online click here Treasures in our Gardens & Hedgerows Tickets, Sat 5 Jun 2021 at 10:30 | Eventbrite

  Treasures in our Gardens & Hedgerows


Sunset Circular Walk - Friday June 11 at 6pm

Meeting at Whitesand beach

Please be aware you need to be walking fit

Sunset Circular Walk

To print off details please click here Sunset Circular and find booking instructions


COP26 Pilgrimage
The next pilgrimage is on Saturday 7th August from 11:00am - meeting at Ty'r Pererin
Please be aware, you need to be walking fit.

Cop26 Pilgrimage

To print off details click here Cop26 Catch-up to find booking instructions click here



For group tours please click here

Opening times

10:00 to 17:30 (Mon to Sat)
13:00 to 16:00 (Sunday)



Admission to the cathedral is free

All donations gratefully appreciated

See our Support Us page, or consider donating during your visit to help us keep the cathedral open.


Photography within the Cathedral is free of charge when using a hand-held camera for non-professional purposes.

A charge of £10 is applicable if you wish to use a tripod. Photography for professional purposes is also subject to charge. In both cases, permission in writing must be obtained before undertaking the photography. Please contact

No photography is allowed in the Cathedral Library.

How to find us


St Davids Cathedral welcomes all visitors.

Please be aware that the cathedral sits within a valley. Visiting the cathedral from St Davids city centre involves descending/ascending relatively steep slopes. Flat access is available when using the Merrivale car park to the west of the cathedral (see map above).

Existing accessibility provisions include:

  • A wheelchair available for general use within the cathedral, located in the South Porch.
  • A toilet suitable for disabled visitors, located in the South Cloister.
  • A loop system in the Nave and the Quire.
  • Disabled parking spaces (please contact us if you require parking assistance).

We would be very happy to discuss any further accessibility requirements - please contact the Deanery Office on 01437 720202 or email


Cathedral Shops

There are two options for gifts and souvenirs available at the cathedral.

  • The Cathedral Bookshop at the west end of the nave stocks a wide range of both Christian and general books, music and gifts. 
  • The Domus Giftshop specialising in Welsh and Celtic crafts and books is located adjacent to the cathedral, across the river.