Autumn Fair: Applications Now Open

Autumn Fair: Applications Now Open Exeter Cathedral is delighted to be holding our very own Autumn Fair. Held in the magnificent Nave, we will be showcasing the very best gifts and crafts from a wide variety of local makers. We have now confirmed the dates and times of this year’s Autumn Fair and applications for […]

The Afterlife of Books

The Afterlife of Books Exeter Cathedral Library Annual Lecture. Thursday 29 September 2022 7:00pm Every book has a story to tell beyond its text. From the moment it is printed, a book embarks on a unique journey through time, passed from one owner to another and from place to place. While it is the fate […]

Cathedrals Cycle Route Relay 2022

Cathedrals Cycle Route Relay 2022 The Cathedral Cycle Route Relay will pass through Exeter between 20 – 23 June Cyclists from cathedrals across the country will be taking part in the second nationwide relay ride on the new Cathedrals Cycle Route that links every one of the 42 Church of England cathedrals to promote greener […]

Summer Fair

Summer Fair Monday 27 June 6:30pm – 9:00pm & Tuesday 28 June 2022 10:00am – 3:30pm Exeter Cathedral is delighted to be holding its very own Summer Fair. Held in the magnificent Norman nave, what better place to explore a fantastic array of artisan foods, crafts and gifts from over 50 stall holders. Visitors to […]

Cathedrals at Night: Exeter

Cathedrals at Night: Exeter Saturday 14 May 6:30pm-8:30pm Free entry and special events on Saturday 14 May from 6:30-8:30pm. Enjoy free entry with special events and activities as part of Cathedrals at Night – a nationwide campaign inviting everyone to experience the historic and sacred spaces of cathedrals in a new light. The evening will […]

Library & Archives InFocus: Bibles

Library & Archives InFocus: Bibles Monday 25 July 2022, 11:00am – 1:00pm in the Nave Take a closer look at the Cathedral’s fascinating collection of bibles from the mighty King James Version of 1611, one of the world’s most famous books, to an early 18th century child’s bible – the smallest book in the Cathedral […]

Platinum Jubilee Celebration

Platinum Jubilee Celebration Sunday 27 March 2022 from 4pm  Join us on Sunday 27 March for a special Evensong service and tree planting ceremony to mark The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. Exeter Cathedral and the Woodland Trust are working together to honour 70 years of Her Majesty’s reign by planting a new tree on Cathedral Green. […]

Life: Light and Sound Experience

Life: Light and Sound Experience Let us take you on a journey through earth, sea and sky. Tuesday 22 March – Saturday 26 March from 6:45pm each day Book your ticket   Following the sellout success of their ‘Space’ light and sound show in 2020, artistic collaboration Luxmuralis are returning with Life – another spectacular […]

Military Village for Armed Forces Day

Military Village for Armed Forces Day Saturday 18 June 2022 10:00am – 3:00pm An important day to honour our military, the parade, led by the Salamanca Band, will take place through Exeter city centre to Exeter Cathedral Green. This year’s parade is being incorporated with a Freedom Parade. 243 Field Hospital will be exercising their […]

[Not] The Exeter Nativity

This year’s Exeter Nativity is different! It’s a different style, with Covid-secure measures in place. But you’ll still enjoy that special blend of humour and pathos, with the overriding message of Christmas. Also live streamed on our Facebook page! To be part of the Cathedral audience, online booking is essential at Also live streamed […]