Aberdeen - St Andrew’s Cathedral

King Street, Aberdeen, AB24 5AX


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St Andrew’s Cathedral has a strong tradition of the best of Anglican cathedral music and singing. Music is an important means of reaching out into the community as we attract many supporters for musical events - particularly our Saturday recitals which run throughout the year. In addition to hosting Diocesan events and services, we welcome visitors from all over the world.

Special service times

Lent Services:

Wednesday 18 February - Ash Wednesday:

Service times


  • 8:00am: Holy Communion
  • 10:45am: Sung Eucharist
  • 6:30pm: Choral Evensong (Term Time only)


  • 10:00am: Holy Communion

Clergy and office bearers

  • Interim Priest-in-Charge | Very Rev Dr Alexander Emsley Nimmo | alexander306@btinternet.com | 01224 644969
  • Assistant priest | Rev Moira Paterson
  • Organist and Master of the Choristers | Prof Andrew Morrisson

Contact details

Opening Times:

  • Monday:  09:30am-1:30pm
  • Tuesday:  2:00pm-5:00pm
  • Friday:  9:00am-2:00pm

Contact Details:

Groups and activities

Children's Activities:

  • Creche - during 10:45am service
  • Sunday School (Godly Play or Junior Church) during 10:45am service
  • Young membership of Cathedral Choir from age 8


  • 6:30pm:  Tuesday Fellowship (Young Adults Group)

Gospel singing - contact Brian Thomas via Cathedral Office


  • Wheelchair access
  • Loop system
  • Men and ladies toilet facilities (in hall)
  • Disabled toilet facilities
  • Disabled parking
  • Congregational parking
  • Large print books (on request)
  • Braille Print books (on request)
  • City council public performance licence for events in the Cathedral and the JSC Hall