St Albert’s Catholic Chaplaincy  
23 -24 George Square, Edinburgh

Coronavirus: Temporary Arrangements

Mass Times

The Chapel

  • The Chapel is open for private prayer during the day. On entering and leaving the Chapel please use the hand sanitiser. While in the Chapel please wear a face covering (unless exempt).


    • Wednesdays after 1.15pm Mass until 2.20pm, or by appointment

see contact page

Online Spiritual Resources


Welcome to St Albert’s, Edinburgh

We are a Catholic Chaplaincy welcoming University students, staff and others, located in George Square in the centre of Edinburgh. Our Chapel is located to the rear of 23-24 George Square and is accessed from the George Square Lane, which runs behind the houses. The Chapel is open during the daytime.

What we do

The Catholic Chaplaincy hosts activities and events for those who come as well as religious services. It is home to the Catholic Students’ Union which runs a series of events each week in term (see Facebook).





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Edinburgh Catholic Chaplaincy

The Catholic Chaplaincy serves the students and staff of the University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh Napier University and Queen Margaret University.

The Catholic Chaplaincy is also a parish of the Archdiocese of St Andrews and Edinburgh (the Parish of St Albert the Great) and all Catholic students and staff are automatically members of this parish.

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