We’re very much looking forward to welcoming students, their families and friends as they celebrate their graduations. Please note restricted general visitor access from 08:00 to 17:00.
We know that students been looking forward to this moment, the culmination of many years of hard work and study and we want their graduation day to be as special and memorable as it can possibly be.
Join us for Morning Prayer at 08:30 or Holy Communion at 12:05 on your graduation day. Our short services will include prayers for all those graduating and we would be delighted to welcome you and your family and friends.
Then you can treat yourself to breakfast or bacon butties on sale from 08:00 in our Welsford Restaurant. From 11:00 you can enjoy our Welsford BBQ served on the steps of the Welsford Porch.
Congratulations to all graduates from everyone at Liverpool Cathedral.
Visiting Liverpool Cathedral during Graduations
There is restricted visitor access during the graduations, held Monday 9th to Friday 13th July 2018. General visitors will not be able to access the main parts of the Cathedral from 08:00 to 17:00 each day. We look forward to welcoming visitors to the Cathedral outside of these times. The graduation ceremonies are held at 10:00 and 14:00 each day.
You'll be able to access our Cathedral Shop, Welsford Restaurant and Tower Experience by the Welsford Porch entrance on the right-hand side of the building (opposite Gambier Terrace).
- No public parking on-site, please use other car parks nearby.**
- We are always open for prayer and our staff will be available to guide you. If you’re attending a worship service, want to light a candle or say a private prayer our staff will be outside the Cathedral to direct and assist you.
- Bag searches may be in operation.
- Please allow plenty of time for your journey and to get into the Cathedral before your graduation ceremony.
- You’ll find information about disability access to Liverpool Cathedral here.
- You can find more information about visiting us here
- Or find information about public transport here
**Car parking suggestions near Liverpool Cathedral
• Liverpool Central Car Park, Heathfield Street L1 4AT
• Q Park, Gradwell Street L1 5AQ
• Mount Pleasant Car Park
Graduands and their guests
Please note there are additional tickets are available for selected graduation ceremonies. You can apply for these using Eventbrite. More information about how to apply for extra graduation tickets here.
You will find more information on the graduation section of the Liverpool John Moores website.
Please note for the majority of ceremonies there are no tickets remaining.
For the ceremonies where tickets are available, you can only apply for one additional ticket per graduand.
The Eventbrite ticket must be swapped for a physical ticket at the LJMU Collection point (not at Liverpool Cathedral). An Eventbrite ticket will not gain you access to your selected graduation ceremony.