Special events

The Education Department runs a series of special events throughout the year.

Upcoming events include:


Wednesday 10 September - Wednesday 22 October 2014
1.10 - 2.00pm
Cloister Room

Bible Talks are a series of lectures and discussions that take place in the Cloister Room of Chester Cathedral from 1.10pm until 2.00pm. There is no charge for attending, although donations towards the work of Education in the cathedral are encouraged.


The Autumn Series 2014 will focus on a study of Mark’s Gospel.  For more information download the programme flyer.

Support Us

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There are many ways to support the Cathedral from donations through to buying a gift or simply enjoying a coffee in the Refectory. We welcome your support in whatever form it takes.

Refectory Cafe


The Refectory, built in the 13th century, was the dining hall for the 40 monks who belonged to the community at the time. The Refectory is open from 9:30 - 4:30 and a delicious lunch menu, fabulous cakes and free Wi-Fi!


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Online Shop

The Shop provides a full range of souvenirs, books, gifts, cards, CDs and jewellery, some unique to Chester Cathedral;  it's even possible to buy postage stamps!

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Chester Cathedral needs your help! We receive no financial subsidy from government and therefore rely on kind donations and the support of people like you. The Just Giving site is just one way to help.

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