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A Hire with History

The Cathedral hosts a wide variety of events throughout the year. If you have an event you would like hosting then don’t hesitate to email us or ring the office on 01765 603462.

Within the Cathedral precincts there are two options to hire rooms for a meeting, a special event or a regular activity. Both are to the south of the Cathedral on High St Agnesgate with car parking available. You would have exclusive use of the buildings for your event.

Thorpe Prebend

Thorpe Prebend

Thorpe Prebend House is a mediaeval town house with a small garden overlooking the river. The building is fully accessible with a lift and disabled toilet facilities. The main room is well equipped with wi-fi, flipcharts, projector and power sockets. A laptop can be provided if required. There is a small kitchen suitable for making drinks. The house is ideal for meetings or family gatherings for those special occasions.

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Cathedral Hall

Ripon’s Cathedral Hall provides a useful venue for a variety of purposes. We offer a medium sized open space suitable for parties, classes and meetings. On site there is a designated hall car park, men’s and women’s toilets and a small kitchen. We also offer storage for groups who use our facility on a regular basis.

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Suitable for large concerts, exhibitions and events, the cathedral’s cavernous nave is a beautiful space.

Suitable for weddings, small concerts and events, the quire provides a majestic space, particularly for music and liturgy.

The Cathedral Library is an excellent space for lectures, meetings or small rehearsals of musicians.