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Opening times

Please note that there is currently no access to the cathedral. The cathedral grounds can be accessed at the times shown below:

1 Apr to 30 Sept:
Daily, 9.30am to 5.30pm
Last entry 5pm

1 Oct to 31 Mar:
Daily, 10am to 4pm
Last entry 3.30pm





There is a small parking area for use by visitors with mobility difficulties. Please call the Friends on 01350 723 213 well before arrival, as a gate needs to be opened. 

Visitor centre 

The east end of the cathedral is the local parish church. It has a small threshold on entry.

There is a small welcome area, shop and a museum display in the chapter house. These are run by the Society of Friends of Dunkeld Cathedral. 


Most paths around the site are paved. 

There is a wooden ramp down into the nave, which is grass surfaced. 

The bell tower which contains a display of carved stones is accessed from the graveyard, over a small threshold stone. 


There is an extensive, grassed graveyard and a grassy riverside area next to the cathedral. 


The nearest adapted toilets are about 10 miles away at: 

Welton Road 
PH10 6NB


Assistance dogs are permitted at all our sites and within roofed areas.  

Dogs must be kept on a lead at all times and not left unattended. A no fouling rule applies at all our sites.

Visitors' dogs are not permitted at Dunkeld Cathedral. 

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