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2020 Corpus Christi Carpet of Flowers, Arundel Cathedral


The 2019 Carpet of Flowers will be on view at Arundel Cathedral on:

  • Wednesday 10 June 2020 - 9.30am-8pm
  • Thursday 11 June 2020 - 9.30am-5pm

The Cathedral will also be open to the public on Tuesday 09June while the Carpet is being laid by Cathedral parishioners. This normally starts after the 10am Mass and the parishioners work until it is finished, usually by about 5pm.

Mass on Thursday will be at 5.30pm followed by the procession to Arundel Castle for Benediction.

There will be many other floral displays around the Cathedral during the event and refreshments will be served on both days in the Cathedral Hall, which is close to the Cathedral.

Make time during your visit to explore this elegant cathedral with it's Victorian Gothic architecture, such an important part of Arundel's dramatic skyline.

Please click on this link for more information on the history and meaning of the Feast of Corpus Christi


Corpus Christi Carpet of Flowers, Arundel Cathedral 2017


Picture: A previous Carpet of Flowers, created by parishioners for the annual Corpus Christi Festival in Arundel Cathedral. Credit: Arundel Cathedral

The 2021 Corpus Christi dates will be 02 - 03 June 2021.














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