Sunday organ recitals at St Paul’s Cathedral

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Changing the Guard and St. Paul’s tour Watch the Changing the Guard ceremony outside Buckingham Palace and then enter St. Paul’s with this half-day tour
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Address:
, Ludgate Hill, The City, London51.513805 -0.098393
Tel:
0207 246 8348

Dates and ticket price

Dates & Time:
Every Sunday, apart from the last Sunday of each month (but check their website first)
4.45 PM to 5.15 PM
Tickets & Cost:
Free. No need to get a ticket. Seats cannot be reserved
See stpauls.co.uk for more information

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Blackfriars CRC DSC, Mansion House CRC DSC, St. Paul’s CNT
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St. Paul’s Cathedral is #4 in our London Bucket List

Have you ever considered listening to some music inside St. Paul's Cathedral? It makes a nice change from all the usual venues like the Royal Albert Hall and Royal Festival Hall.

Every Sunday they invite one of the world's finest organists to play on the Grand Organ. It's totally free and you don't need a ticket, so it's a great way of sneaking a peek inside the cathedral. You won't be able to see the entire cathedral, though -- just the central area where they place the seating.

If this appeals to you then we also recommend attending the choral Evensong service. Read Craig's review of the Evensong service to see how special it is.

 

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If you enjoy St. Paul’s then you might like to visit Brompton Oratory (catch the train from St Pauls to Brompton Oratory), Westminster Abbey (catch the train from St Pauls to Westminster Abbey) and Westminster Cathedral (catch the train from St Pauls to Westminster Cathedral)

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