Embroidery Tours of Wells Cathedral

Embroidery Tours of Wells Cathedral

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Wells Cathedral

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Discover the fantastic range of beautiful needlework in Wells Cathedral and learn about their stories.

About this event

Wells Cathedral Quire contains over a hundred beautiful embroideries from the mid 20th century which tell stories relating to Bishops, local history, saints and legends. Knowledgeable guides will also show you the full set of magnificent altar frontals made to celebrate the Millennium as part of this fascinating tour.

The maximum group size for this tour is 12, and the tour will last between 45 minutes and 1 hour

Booking your tickets

Bookings can be made via Eventbrite up to 24 hours prior to the tour taking place. Want to make a last minute booking? Call us on 01749 671663 or ask at the Donation desk on the day of your visit.

Where to meet your guide

Check in at the Donation desk in the New Entry Cloister. A few minutes before your tour start time a Guide will meet you and take you to the tour start point

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Terms and Conditions

Please read this information carefully; the Cathedral wishes you to have an enjoyable and safe tour experience and we are grateful for your co-operation.

• Food and drink should not be brought into the Cathedral.

• Cameras are welcome but should be set not to take flash photographs.

• Smoking is not permitted anywhere in the Cathedral or its grounds.

• Once the tour has started there will be no opportunity for a comfort break.


What's the refund policy?

Refunds can be obtained 30 days prior to the Event.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket ?

No, if you have the booking confirmation on your phone you can show it at the Donation Desk on arrival, or give your name when registering.

For further enquiries or for assistance with booking, please email visits@wellscathedral.org.uk

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