Visiting & Tickets

Attending Services

The Cathedral is open every day except the 26th of December. No charges are made for those who come to join our worship or who wish to pray privately. Everyone of all faiths and none is welcome.

Please note there may be restricted access due to services and events so please check for alterations to opening hours prior to your visit.

You can find out more information about service times here.

Admission Prices

Why charge an entry fee into Christ Church Cathedral? Christ Church Cathedral is a registered charity, and we do not receive state aid. The running costs of the cathedral are €1.8 million a year. By purchasing a ticket, you are contributing towards the maintenance of Christ Church Cathedral and helping preserve it for future generations.

You can choose between a self-guided or guided tour of the cathedral:


Self-guided tours include admission to the crypt and the ‘Treasures of Christ Church’ exhibition. Guide leaflets are available in English, Irish, Spanish, French, Italian, German, Polish, Dutch, Portuguese, Swedish and Chinese. You are welcome to bring your own guide.

Tickets: €7.00 adult, €5.50 senior/student, €2.50 child (under 12s), €17 family

Group rate: €5.00 adult/senior/student. To avail of our group rate (groups of 10+) please purchase at the welcome desk or book in advance on 01 677 8099.

Combination tickets with Dublinia are available at the welcome desk or in Dublinia

Combined Christ Church/Dublinia Adult €15.00
Combined Christ Church/Dublinia Concession €12.50
Combined Christ Church/Dublinia Child €7.50
Combined Christ Church/Dublinia Adult Group (10+) €11.00
Combined Christ Church/Dublinia Conc. Group (10+) €10.50
Combined Christ Church/Dublinia Family (2 Adults + 2 Children under 16 years) €38.00

There is free entry to Christ Church Cathedral with the Dublin Pass.


Guided tours of the cathedral are led by an English-speaking  guide and are perfect for those who want to learn as much as they can about our beautiful and historic building. Guided tours last approximately 45 minutes and include the nave, crypt and a visit to our belfry, where you can try your hand at ringing the famous Christ Church bells. Please note only children aged 12 years and over may access the belfry.

Tickets: €11.00 adult, €9.50 senior/student, €6.50 child (under 12s), €29 family

If you would like to book a private guided tour for your group, please call Sophie on +353-1-677-8099, or email

For guided tour times please click here

Buy Tickets Online – Tickets can be use within 365 days of purchase

Button-Blue-smallYou can buy tickets online by clicking here. Our tickets are delivered instantly online and by email and are valid for use within 365 days of purchase. You can, therefore, buy in advance of travel and use at leisure. They save you time at admissions. They can also make a wonderful and thoughtful gift.