Christ Church Cathedral (founded c.1028) is the spiritual heart of Dublin City. Throughout the year we host a programme of wonderful, diverse events. All our events feature here - and most are bookable online. Please visit often to keep up-to-date!

 

 

Our Famous 'Carols by Candlelight' Christmas Concerts are now bookable. They sell out quickly!

Children's Monk Tour,  every Saturday at 11am to Sept 28

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Saturdays 11am to Sept 28

Children's Monk Tour, every Saturday at 11am to Sept 28

Dress up in a monk’s robe and learn all about how monks lived at Christ Church on this fun guided-walk around the cathedral.

Lunchtime Recital by Wright County Chamber Chorus

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Saturday, August 17, 2019 (1:15pm)

Lunchtime Recital by Wright County Chamber Chorus

The Wright County Chamber Chorus from the USA will perform music from Ireland and the USA.

Heritage Week Special Offer - Reduced Admission for Families

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

August 17 to 25, 2019

Heritage Week Special Offer - Reduced Admission for Families

Never visited? Haven’t been in to see us for a while? Rediscover your Dublin heritage in Christ Church this week with our special offer of €5 off the family ticket price. Please quote ‘Heritage Week’ when purchasing.

Heritage Week Children's Monk Tour

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Saturdays, Aug 17 & 24, 11am

Heritage Week Children's Monk Tour

Come and join one of our fun dress-up monks tours and learn all about life as a medieval monk at Christ Church. Most suitable for children aged 6-12.

Irish Youth Choir Presents Heart Strings

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Sunday, August 18, 2019 (8:00pm)

Irish Youth Choir Presents Heart Strings

Few works amalgamate a style, an era and a composer more succinctly than Handel’s Dixit Dominus. To contrast, we present two pieces which both serve as tributes to loved-ones.

Heritage Week 'Ring the Bells' Tour

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

August 19 & 21 at 1.15pm

Heritage Week 'Ring the Bells' Tour

Guided tour of the Cathedral and Belfry with the chance to ring the famous Christ Church bells.

Heritage Week - Christ Church Grounds & Labyrinth Talk

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 (1.15pm)

Heritage Week - Christ Church Grounds & Labyrinth Talk

A talk with Melanie Sharkey and Bernard Seymour. The designers of the cathedral’s beautiful new grounds and labyrinth will discuss the project outside the cathedral (weather permitting) or in the South Transept.

Heritage Week Music Workshop for Children aged 5 to 9, with Catherine Dunphy of Magic of Music

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Saturday, August 24, 2019 (2.00pm)

Heritage Week Music Workshop for Children aged 5 to 9, with Catherine Dunphy of Magic of Music

A FREE Music workshop with Catherine Dunphy, for children aged 5 to 9.  A fun music and dance workshop in the Cathedral grounds (weather permitting) or the Music Room. Registration required.

Culture Night at Christ Church Cathedral

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Friday, September 20, 2019

Culture Night at Christ Church Cathedral

Christ Church Cathedral is delighted to take part in another Culture Night! This year, there will be pre-booked guided tours, musical performances and free entry. See details.

This Hostel Life

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

September 26 & 28, 2019

This Hostel Life

A new installation opera based on stories written by Melatu Uche Okorie while she was living in direct provision. Produced by Irish National Opera.

Felted Sheep and Mini-Advent Wreath Workshop

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Saturday, November 30, 2019 (2.00pm)

Felted Sheep and Mini-Advent Wreath Workshop

Olivia Ashmore will lead our workshop in creating a felted sheep ornament, using wool from her own flock in Co Kildare.

Cathedral Nights: Watching and Waiting

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Tuesday, December 03, 2019 (7.00pm)

Cathedral Nights: Watching and Waiting

This time of year can be so busy we need intentionally to make space to slow down. This evening will include a series of short meditations on Advent themes of Hope, Peace, Joy and Love.

Tuesday Night 'Carols by Candlelight' CHRISTMAS CONCERT with Christ Church Cathedral Choir

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 (19:30h)

Tuesday Night 'Carols by Candlelight' CHRISTMAS CONCERT with Christ Church Cathedral Choir

Tuesday Night: A special way to celebrate Christmas. The Christ Church Cathedral Choir will perform a host of festive favourites. These highly sought-after tickets are guaranteed to sell out so don’t delay.

 

Wednesday Night 'Carols by Candlelight' CHRISTMAS CONCERT with Christ Church Cathedral Choir

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 (19:30h)

Wednesday Night 'Carols by Candlelight' CHRISTMAS CONCERT with Christ Church Cathedral Choir

WEDNESDAY NIGHT: A special way to celebrate Christmas. The Christ Church Cathedral Choir will perform a host of festive favourites. These highly sought-after tickets are guaranteed to sell out so don’t delay.

 

Thursday Night 'Carols by Candlelight' CHRISTMAS CONCERT with Christ Church Cathedral Choir

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Thursday, December 12, 2019 (19:30h)

Thursday Night 'Carols by Candlelight' CHRISTMAS CONCERT with Christ Church Cathedral Choir

THURSDAY NIGHT: A special way to celebrate Christmas. The Christ Church Cathedral Choir will perform a host of festive favourites. These highly sought-after tickets are guaranteed to sell out so don’t delay.