Frequently Asked Questions

How Do I Get There?

St. Alban’s Episcopal Church is located at the corner of Massachusetts and Wisconsin Avenues on the grounds of the Washington National Cathedral. The church entrance is on Lych Gate Road, between South Road and St. Alban’s School.

Where Do I park?

Free Parking is available on Sundays along Pilgrim Road and in the Washington National Cathedral Garage.

Monday-Saturday, parking in the Cathedral Garage is available for a fee. Parking is free along Pilgrim Road after 3:30pm, and all day on Saturday.

What should I wear?

Sartorial choices range from Sunday finery to athleisure and shorts; we are honored to have you join us for worship regardless of your outfit.

Do you have provisions for the differently abled?

We are wheelchair accessible, with a ramp leading to the front entrance of the church. Large-print worship resources and hearing-assist devices are available from the ushers.

Service Times


8 AM – Contemplative Eucharist
Rite I without music

9 AM – Family Friendly Choral Eucharist
With both Children’s Chapel and Nursery

11:15 AM – Choral Eucharist
Rite I with mass settings ranging from Mozart to Arvo Pärt

11:15 AM – La Santa Misa en Español
Nourse Hall

Service times vary during the summer.


Morning Prayer:
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at 9 AM

Evening Prayer:
Wednesdays at 5:30 PM