Visiting the Festival


Facilities for the disabled
The Cathedral, Old Kitchen, Pallant House Gallery and St Paul's Church are accessible for those in wheelchairs or with other disabilities. Toilet facilities are available for disabled visitors. A loop system is in operation for services and concerts in the Cathedral. 

Festival Programme
The Festival Programme will contain full details of all the services and concerts, as well as background information on the themes of this year's Festival and many of the performers. The programme will be available during the Festival and can be ordered in advance when you book your tickets.

Separate orders of service will be available for all sung Cathedral services.

For details of accommodation available at Chichester Cathedral please telephone 01243 813585
Chichester Tourist Information Centre publishes a free guide containing details of hotels and bed & breakfast accommodation in the area. Information can also be found at
Chichester Tourist Information Centre, Tower Street, Chichester, West Sussex, PO19 1QH. Telephone 01243 775888.

Car parking
There are a number of public car parks within easy walking distance of the Cathedral. Details of these can be found in a leaflet available from the Tourist Information office (See above for contact details). On Saturdays and Sundays, additional car parking is available at County Hall in West Street. We regret that there is no public car parking available in the Cathedral Close.