Blackburn Cathedral is one of England's newest Cathedrals, yet it is one of the country's oldest places of Christian worship. For many centuries, this has been the Parish Church of Blackburn dedicated to St. Mary the Virgin.
HOW TO FIND US
CAR: The Cathedral is at the heart of Blackburn Town Centre and surrounded by convenient on-street car parks. Sat Nav users should use postcode BB1 5AA.
BUS: From Blackburn Bus Station walk along Ainsworth Street alongside The Market. Cross the road towards the train station onto Railway Road and the Cathedral is on the right.
TRAIN: From the main train station, walk towards the town centre and the Cathedral is just beyond Cathedral Quarter.
ACCESS FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
Please note: disabled parking cannot be booked with the virgers for the Vaccine Centre. Disabled parking for blue badge holders has been made available by Blackburn with Darwen Council on Darwen Street, Jubilee Street and Church Street.
Blackburn Cathedral main entrance is fully wheelchair accessible with pre-bookable disabled parking spaces on the Cathedral grounds. To book a disabled parking space contact the Virgers via phone: 01254 277448 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Click on the "Disabled Go" banner to visit their website.
The Cathedral is fitted with an induction loop for speech and music. Hearing aids should be put onto the appropriate setting.