Welcome to Wells Cathedral.

During April and May visitors start to arrive in larger numbers at the Cathedral. Many will come as a family or by themselves. Others will be part of as an organised group. The cathedral guides and welcomers are ready to meet them and answer their questions. Read more...


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Thu 7th May 2015

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New fixed date tour 'Doorway into Gothic Architecture' Monday 1st June, 2.15-3.15pm

Wells, England’s first Gothic Cathedral, is the work...

The 14th-century Jesse Window

Jesse Window Weekend Day Conference

During our Jesse Window Celebration Weekend we are...

The 14th-century Jesse Window

Jesse Window Weekend FREE Stained Glass tours

To celebrate the completion of the conservation of the window...


Free Lunchtime Organ Recitals 2015

A great number of events take place in...

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Summer Organ Festival 2015

Join us for the 2015 Wells Cathedral Summer...

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Entry Donations

While admission to the Cathedral is free, donations...


Friends Day 2015: Saturday 6th June

The Friends of Wells Cathedral was founded in...

Library Welcomer

Tours for Groups

Looking for an inspirational day out for your...

Choir in Quire

Early Music Wells 2015

The first of three Early Music Wells concerts...

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NEW free weekly 'Exploring the Embroideries’ walks (Wed and Sat mornings)

New for 2015! FREE themed 'Exploring the Embroideries'...

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FREE Weekly Stained Glass Window Walks (Wed and Sat mornings)

Our popular and free weekly Window Walks begin...


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May 2015

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