About The Experience
Visitors and worshipers can witness Wren's original vision and see St Paul's Cathedral as crisp and magnificent as the day it was completed.
St Paul's is an architectural masterpiece and its dome a landmark of the London skyline. It is an enduring symbol of the hope, strength and resilience of the city and nation it serves. A cathedral has stood here since 604 AD with the present cathedral now over 300 years old. Visitors can enjoy the memorials, artwork, chapels and beautiful decor before climbing to the famous Whispering Gallery with its unique acoustics. Continue climbing to the top of the dome for a photo opportunity of the breathtaking panoramic views across London. The crypt is the resting place for famous Britons such as Lord Admiral Nelson, the Duke of Wellington, and the cathedral's architect, Sir Christopher Wren. Multimedia guides are provided in 11 languages for a self guided visit. Visitors can enjoy, Oculus: an eye into St Paul's, an award winning 270 degrees film experience that brings 1400 years of history to life. Located in the atmospheric former Treasury in the crypt, Oculus takes visitors on a journey through the history and daily life of St Paul's Cathedral. St Paul's is a must see when visiting the famous capital. A programme of walks, talks and tours, special sermons & debates to mark the 350th anniversary of the Great Fire of London is taking place at St Paul's between June 2016 and April 2017.