Welcome to Wells Cathedral.

If you come before the beginning of February you will find the chairs removed from the nave of the cathedral. The open space gives a sense of how the cathedral must have looked in medieval times. During January we host a series of attractive 'Promenade' concerts in which the audience is free to explore the building whilst the music is performed. The feast of Candlemas marks a movement in the Church's year ..

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Thu 29th Jan 2015

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Praying Hands

Wells Cathedral Lent Course 2015 ' Praying Together' begins 25th February

Our Lent Course 2015 provides an opportunity to...

Wolf Hall

Wells Cathedral features in BBC2's Wolf Hall

Did you know that some of the scenes...


Volunteers Needed!

Do you like helping and meeting new people?...

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Promenade Concerts January 2015

If you visit the Cathedral before the beginning...

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'Music in Wells 2015' Concerts and Events

'Music in Wells 2015' which has details of...

The Nave and famous ‘Scissor Arches’ at Wells Cathedral

Wells Cathedral Visit Highlights

As well as its iconic and breathtaking West...

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Booking a Group Visit to Wells Cathedral

Wells Cathedral has been welcoming pilgrims and tourists...


Cathedral Archives closed for conservation work

The Cathedral Archives are currently closed for conservation...

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NEW sermons

Copies of recent sermons and talks are available...


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January 2015

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