Vicars Close & Outside Tour of  Wells Cathedral

Vicars Close & Outside Tour of Wells Cathedral

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£5.28

Tour of the Outside of Wells Cathedral and its Precincts

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A Guided Tour of the Outside of Wells Cathedral.

A Guided Tour of the Outside of Wells Cathedral including Vicars Close

• Trace the history of Wells Cathedral as you explore the exterior of the building and its precincts!

• Take a closer look at the beautiful Vicars’ Close, the oldest continuously inhabited street in Europe!

• Discover architectural secrets hidden in plain sight!

• Experience "The Resurrection" sculpture, new from May 2022, situated in the beautiful Camry Garden!

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  • The Maximum number for an Outside Wells Cathedral Tour is 15 (whilst there are social distancing rules).
  • Children under the age of 12 go free (this offer is limited to 2 children per paying adult).
  • Children must be accompanied by one adult for every two children, unless they are part of an organised youth group when at least two adults must be in attendance.

There are a few steps, undulating grassy areas, a gravel roadway and cobbles during the tour.

Only if there is exceptionally bad weather or walkways become slippery will the tour be cancelled, under these circumstances refunds will be issued.

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 Cathedral Guide will escort you to the outside of the Cathedral for introductions and health and safety advice. You will unfortunately not be able to join the Tour if you miss the start time.

You must read the Terms and Conditions associated with this tour which are listed below or are available to download.

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