An Easter Message from The Very Reverend Stephen Lake,
Dean of Gloucester

"Easter is our time, the time our faith is seen and believed. The Cathedral joins in this worldwide celebration with joy. You can join in too, read on, and celebrate!"

Come and visit us this Easter where there is something for everyone to enjoy. From quiet, reflective spaces to glorious musical concerts and much more!

Our Easter Events Brochure will tell you all you need to know about Services and Events in the Cathedral this Easter

Holy Week

We begin Holy Week with the Palm Sunday Eucharist and conclude with a Festal Evensong and procession on Easter Day. all are warmly welcome to join us. See all our Holy week services here


J. S. Bach's St John Passion

On Good Friday, come and hear Bach's emotional retelling of the passion of Christ according to St John performed by Gloucester Cathedral Choir and the Corelli Ensemble, conducted by Adrian Partington, in the stunning setting of Gloucester Cathedral. Tickets £10



Younger visitors have plenty to look forward to. "Eggcellent Easter Adventure" is a FREE Easter trail that will have children exploring this fantastic building in search of the answer to "What happened on the very first Easter Day?" Bring your friends and family too for a fun day out!

If you love music we have an exciting programme of concerts, recitals and special events with performers from as far field as America! Do come and enjoy our Free Lunchtime Organ Recitals and Concerts, guaranteed to be an uplifting experience for anyone.


Love art and architecture? Then make sure you book a space on our amazing Cathedral Library Tours or visit us to see one of our THREE Art Exhibitions this April, 'Sins of the World', 'Inside-Out' and 'The Fosseway Artists Spring Exhbition'.

Happy Easter...