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St Giles’ Cathedral



St Giles’ Cathedral is the historic City Church of Edinburgh.

With its famed crown spire it stands on the Royal Mile between Edinburgh Castle and the Palace of Holyroodhouse.

Also known as the High Kirk of Edinburgh, it is the Mother Church of Presbyterianism and contains the Chapel of the Order of the Thistle.

Latest News 

Forthcoming Service Details and Events.

All planned church closures and events can be found on our events calendar.

The latest  edition of the St Giles’ News can be viewed here:

St Giles’ July Newsletter

The intimations for this week can be found under the St Giles’ Life tab.

St Giles’ Cathedral is a registered Scottish Charity SC003565picture1