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Tower Tours

 Cathedral Tower Tours

Advance tickets (£5 adults, £4 8-16 years) on sale from the Cathedral Bookshop; capacity limited to 15 each session.

Climb the 189 steps and see Derby like never before from the top of Derby Cathedral’s 212-foot high Tudor tower. See the Smith of Derby carillon play its midday tune on the oldest working set of ten bells in the world and explore the history of the second highest bell tower in the UK!

Tickets include a free drink in Derby Cathedral Café. Tours are led by our knowledgeable and enthusiastic Tower historians.

Tours takes place as follows:

Bonfire Night Tower Tours - Saturday 4th November  5.45 pm   Sold Out

Christmas Tower Tours - Friday 15th & Saturday 23rd December, 5.30pm See the Christmas lights of Derby from the top of the Cathedral’s 212ft tower. Tickets now on sale  from the Cathedral Bookshop! Ticket includes a mulled wine/hot chocolate and mince pie!