About Julian

Julian of Norwich (1342-1416) is internationally famous for her Revelations of Divine Love, establishing her as one of the most creative theologians, spiritual writers and mystics in the Christian tradition.

The Julian Centre

The Julian Centre, next door to St Julian’s Church, welcomes visitors, houses the Julian Library and offers books, cards and other items for sale. You can also purchase the full range of items at our online shop.

The Friends of Julian

The Friends of Julian of Norwich, inspired by Julian, seek to grow in the knowledge and love of God. We offer hospitality at the Julian Shrine, encourage contem- plative quiet, and share resources for spiritual deepening. Learn more here...

Julian Centre News & Announcements

Cassiopeia Has Landed!

We are thrilled to announce the arrival of our dragon called Cassiopeia.  This is number 48 on the dragon trail.  We also challenge you to find the dragon in St Julian's Church!

There are many exciting dragons to see and they are all very different, so do take a look at some and enjoy the artistic thought and hard work that has gone into them.

The dragons are displayed around the city and will be there for... Keep Reading

Tour Bus available from and to the Julian Centre and Church.

We are pleased to be able to offer you a unique way to travel between the Julian Centre, The Anglican and Catholic Cathedral and many other historic areas of interest round Norwich.

This is a very quick and easy way to get round Norwich and be able to get your bearings before exploring your self. Drop off and pick up so no worrying about not being able to find your way back!

If you would like to... Keep Reading


The Julian Festival was on Saturday 9th May at St Julian's Church


11am Festival Eucharist

12.15 The Julian Lecture

Malcolm Guite, Chaplain of Girton College Cambridge

''Inclusive, Ecstatic & Loving; the three-fold character of Julian's theology.''

1.15pm Lunch

(please bring a picnic lunch; tea,coffee & home baked cake available in the Julian Centre)

2.30pm AGM of the Friends of Julian

3.15pm (approx) Benediction

Julian Week Events ran from Sat 2 May - Saturday 9 May 2015

Saturday 2 May

Exhibition - Revelations of Divine Love: Creativity & Compassion. A shewing of visual art in word and image. 1.00pm - 4.00pm Burning Bush Barn, Rockland St Mary, Norwich NR14 7EY. Contact: Revd Wendy Shaw 01508 537045

Guided Walk - The Cathedral and the Anchorhold: Sacred Spaces in Julian's Week with Bernardo Sarmiento-Hinojosa. 3.00pm - 5.00pm Starting at Anglican Cathedral, ending at the Julian Centre

Lecture - Wounds as Sacred Gates, the Soul as City: the... Keep Reading