tours_christmasWe are happy to have you visit us! Bryn Athyn Cathedral remains an active house of worship for the New Church and visitors are most welcome.

Guided tours are available between 1:00-4:00 pm seven days a week unless the building is being used for a private event or service.

Self-guided tours are available from 9:00 am -4:00 pm Monday through Saturday and 1:00-4:00 pm on Sundays.

Please note that the Cathedral and its grounds are closed for all tours during worship and special services; please check our church calendar or call ahead (215-947-0266, x4600) to confirm that the Cathedral will be open for tours.

The Cathedral is handicapped accessible.  There is a suggested donation of $5 per person.

Historic District tours are available Tuesday through Sunday.  Please call Lisa Parker-Adams at 215-947-2004 to coordinate your tours with Cairnwood, the Cathedral and Glencairn Museum.

All photography must be approved.  Exterior Photography Policy and Agreement forms may be obtained at the Cathedral front desk during business hours, Monday-Friday, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.

For groups of 10 or more, please call ahead (contact info below) during the week.  Tours last about 35 minutes.

Tours and Visitor Services

Julia Schmucker, Visitor Services
Phone: 215-947-0266, x4600
900 Cathedral Road, PO Box 277-C, Bryn Athyn, PA 19009

School Tours

Bryn Athyn Cathedral offers curriculum-based education programs for pre-school, elementary school and high school students. The programs emphasize medieval architecture, craftsmenship and history. School programs are offered from April through early June. Space is available on site for eating lunch. Many groups combine a visit of Bryn Athyn Cathedral with a tour of Glencairn Museum (just across the street, open weekdays and Saturdays 267-502-2995 or