Welcome to St John's Online
    Peterborough Parish Church (named after St John the Baptist) is the historic Parish Church for Peterborough.
    The church is situated in a prominent position in the hearof Peterborough's Cathedral Square and is an iconic feature of the city centre.  It has been a living heritage of faith serving the people of the city since 1407.
    Today it is home to a vibrant church community and is in the Church of England Diocese of Peterborough.  It is a popular venue for concerts, exhibitions and talks, used by a variety of groups.  All are welcome and we aim to cater for the needs of families at our services.
    We look forward to meeting you in person.  In the meantime please use the tabs at the top of this page to navigate your way round this site.

    Services & Open Times


    The Church is open on Wednesday and Saturday mornings between 10am and 12noon when tea/coffee and homemade cakes are on sale.  

    It is open at other times for services and events.  Details of usual services can be found here.



    Walk Round Guide to the Church


    A walk round guide to the church can be found here - compatible with mobile phones.





    Free City Centre Wi-Fi is available in the church.

    Look for "_City Wi-Fi"




    We support the Peterborough Foodbank. There is a collection point in St John's Church for donations.

    Please note we are not a referral centre or a distribution centre.


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    St John's Parish Office

    For all enquiries, please contact the Parish Administrator, Jonathan Hanley

    Office Hours - Tuesday, Thursday & Friday each week 09:00 - 12:30
    Tel: 01733 563978 
    Email: office@peterborough-stjohns.org.uk

    St John the Baptist Church: Church Street, Cathedral Square, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire. PE1 1XB

    St John's PCC, Peterborough is a registered charity: No 1127813