Looking for things to do in NYC today? The most magnificent cathedral in The Americas is celebrating its 160th anniversary with a special, self-guided tour narrated by Cardinal Timothy Dolan.

Visit Saint Patrick's Cathedral with your New York Explorer pass

  • Pay nothing at the gate – simply scan your digital pass
  • Express admission to Saint Patrick's cathedral
  • Downloadable, self-guided Saint Patrick's Cathedral tour included
  • Your pass gives you access to many more attractions in New York, so don't forget to check them out

With your New York Explorer Pass, you'll get expedited entry into the newly-restored cathedral affectionately known as America's Parish Church. Download your tour narration ahead of your visit and enjoy the insightful commentary as you explore the historic site.

Hours of Operation

Monday-Saturday,  8:30AM -12PM and 1:30PM - 5:30PM

Please be aware of the following mass times. Customers often choose to plan their tour around mass times so that they may enjoy both experiences. If interested, plan 45 minutes for the tour and an additional 30 minutes for mass. All are welcome.

Mass Times:
Monday-Friday, 7AM, 7:30AM, 8AM, 12PM, 12:30PM, 1PM, and 5:30PM. 
Saturdays, 8AM, 12PM, and 5:30PM. 
Sunday, 7AM, 8AM, 9AM, 10:15AM, 12:00PM, 1PM, 4PM (Spanish mass), and 5:30PM.

Closings & Holidays

Sundays and during the following 2019 holidays and Catholic holy days:

August 15 (Assumption of Mary into Heaven)
October 14 (Columbus Day)
November 1 (All Saints' Day)
December 8 (The Feast of the Immaculate Conception)
December 12 (The Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe)
December 24 (Christmas Eve)
December 25 (Christmas/The Nativity)

Know before you go

Present your pass for Express Entry admission (Gold Pass) at the Saint Patrick's Cathedral Gift Shop.

Saint Patrick's Cathedral Tour Tickets | New York Explorer Pass

Getting there

Saint Patrick's Cathedral Tour with Express Entry

US, NY, New York, 10022, 15 E 51st Street, Saint Patrick's Cathedral Gift Shop


Saint Patrick's Cathedral Gift Shop
15 E 51st Street
New York, NY 10022
United States