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. Read more...

Detail of vaulting in the cloister

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Fri 12th Feb 2016

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Entry Donations 02

Entry donations

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

Cathedral Shop General view 2

Wells Cathedral to open second shop

Wells Cathedral are delighted to announce that a second...

Stations of Cross Jesus takes up cross

Stations of the Cross

Fridays in Lent at 12.05pm   O my...

Wells Cathedral Lay Members of Chapter Jan16b

New lay members welcomed to Wells Cathedral’s Chapter

In December 2015 the Bishop of Bath and...


Lent Course 2016

‘Reading the Psalms Through Lent’ Education is key...


Invitation to join our Precentor on a pilgrimage to Florence and Siena

An invitation is extended to join our Precentor,...

Music In Wells Cathedral 2016 leaflet

'Music in Wells 2016' Concerts and Events

'Music in Wells 2016' 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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February 2016

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