Guided Tours

Individuals wishing to visit the Cathedral can download and print off a short guide to the building prior to visiting us by clicking here. Copies are also available in the cathedral at the welcome desk. Visitors will also be able to purchase guide books, devotional guides to The Journey and postcards from the Cathedral gift shop.

Groups wishing to take a guided tour of the building (90 minutes) – which may focus on one of the following areas: the history of Blackburn Parish Church and Cathedral; the religious meaning of the building and its furnishings; works of art and objects of interest or curiosity in the building; or who wish to take the meditative tour of The Journey (Stations of the Cross)  which takes approximately 45 minutes to 60 minutes, should please contact using the contact form on this page.

Every month we host our open guided tour of the Cathedral. This takes place on the first Tuesday of the month at 3.00pm. With this tour there is no need to book - Just wait at the welcome desk inside the main entrance to the Cathedral in time for the tour to start at 3.00pm.

Schools wishing to visit can visit our dedicated page.