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'For over 750 years, pilgrims have come to Salisbury to seek inspiration in the glory and peace of the building and surrounding Cathedral Close. Whether you come to worship, to marvel at or climb up to Britain's tallest spire, to be awed by the beauty and scale of the Cathedral interior or to study the original Magna Carta in our Chapter House, we welcome you.'

June Osborne, Dean

Salisbury Cathedral is a truly remarkable building, a testimony to the faith and practical skills of the medieval craftsmen who built it but it is much more than a historical monument. It is a living church and a place of prayer. As the Cathedral Church of the Salisbury diocese it is Mother Church of several hundred parishes in Wiltshire and Dorset. It is also a centre of pilgrimage for hundreds of thousands of visitors every year.



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A sermon preached by The Very Reverend June Osborne DL, Dean of SalisburySunday 26 February...More
Salisbury Cathedral, David Halls, Quire, Photo by Ash Mills
A sermon preached in Salisbury Cathedral on Sunday 19 February 2017 by Canon, Ian Woodward,...More