Free Daily Scheduled Tours

On most days of the year (Monday-Saturday), regular, scheduled tours of the Cathedral are available with one of our highly trained guides. They are free of charge, last approximately one hour and are designed to provide a general overview of the highlights which make Wells unique among English Cathedrals. They can add significantly to your enjoyment and appreciation of the Cathedral.

Tourists admire the West Front

No booking is required. Simply gather by our ‘Tour’ sign in the nave before the tour is scheduled to begin.

For a more in-depth look behind the scenes of the Cathedral’s beautiful Chained Library or High Parts, take a look at our pre-bookable tours programme here.