The Speyer Cathedral is an Episcopal church, a parish church and a pilgrimage destination.
The cathedral was consecrated in 1061 to the Blessed Virgin Mary and the Protomartyr Stephen.
In 1981 the Speyer Cathedral was admitted to UNESCO’s World Heritage List.
The cathedral is open to visitors. You are welcome to explore the cathedral on your own, use one of our mediation services or, in advance, book one of our tours. In addition there is also the possibility to climb up the southwest tower.
Visitation is not permitted during church services and special events. In rare cases there are different opening hours.