There are several ways to uncover further information about the Cathedral's history and heritage.
The Cathedral does not have an archivist or an archives department. The Visits and Tours Officer is willing to deal with general enquiries about the Cathedral's history.
Collecting Our History
We would be delighted to receive copies of old guidebooks, articles, photographs, and prints relating to the Cathedral although please email or write, marking your envelope for the attention of the Visits and Tours Officer giving details of items before despatching them to us.
If you are researching your family history please note that the following records for St Saviour's parish church (i.e. its name before it became Southwark Cathedral) are held at
London Metropolitan Archives
40 Northampton Road
Tel: 020 7332 3820
For any enquires about local history of Southwark and Bankside please contact:
211 Borough High Street
Tel: 020 7403 3507