Preparing for Re-opening!

Preparations for re-opening are underway! We are looking forward to being able once again to welcome worshippers and visitors to the cathedral.

In our preparations for re-opening, we are following all guidance from our public health officials in regards to Covid-19 to ensure a safe environment for everyone. This will include social distancing and hygiene measures. We thank you in advance for your careful attention and patience as we implement public health guidance.

We re-open to visitors on Thursday 2 July. Please click here for updated visiting hours and timed ticketing options.

Our first Sunday when we will be able to gather again as a community will be 5 July, for our 11.00 celebration of the Eucharist. Please note that we will be limited to 70 people in the congregation. Doors will open at 10:30 am. Please click here for important information regarding arrangements for our services. Services may still be viewed via our webcam, regular service times and links are available here.


Christ Church Cathedral has been approved by Fáilte Ireland as eligible for the COVID-19 Safety Charter. The Charter is a Government-endorsed initiative to reinforce confidence in domestic and overseas visitors in tourism businesses, and is designed to give comfort and reassurance to employers, employees and customers that tourism businesses are ready to re-open safely. The Safety Charter demonstrates that Christ Church Cathedral is operating in line with current Government public health advice and with safety and cleaning protocols in place. Cathedral employees have completed the appropriate COVID-19 hygiene and safety control training as set out in the Terms & Conditions of the Charter which can be viewed here.