Why become a Friend?

When you become a Friend, you become part of an international group of people who are all committed to preserving the cathedral and its fellowship.

Plus, there are other advantages, available only to Friends:

  • Free entry to the Cathedral. Standard entry charge £8 pp. (It is advisable to book your visit in advance via Salisbury Cathedral’s website – please phone the Friends office for the discount code)
  • Invitation to a new members event with guided tour of the Cathedral
  • Keep in touch with our Easter and Christmas newsletters
  • Receive the Annual Report, Spire
  • Get to hear directly about what is happening in the life of the Cathedral
  • Special events: join us for Friends’ Day; attend the AGM; other special events and activities
  • Invitation to a variety of events including visits, talks and a holiday
  • Helping us in preserving and enhancing the building, its community and worship

How to become a Friend

Membership forms are available at the cathedral and from the Friends office, or you can download one here:

Forms are available from The Friends Office. Please return completed forms:

  • to the Cathedral front desk
  • by emailing friends@salcath.co.uk
  • by post to The Friends’ Office, 33a The Close, Salisbury, SP1 2EJ

Membership Rates

Single Membership: £25 annually

Joint Membership (two people at the same address): £40 annually

These are our recommended minimum rates. Don’t forget that if you are a UK taxpayer, you can increase your subscription or donation by at least 25% through the Gift Aid scheme. This benefits us but does not cost you anything.