Stone Carvings

“The thirteenth century capitals of Wells are a unique treasure; there is nothing quite like them anywhere else”. Wells Capitals; Arthur Gardner (M.A., F.S.A., Hon. F.R.B.S. Friends of Wells Cathedral 1956 – 79).

Wells Cathedral has one of the most remarkable collections of medieval stone carvings, including the famous and unique West Front, to be found in this country.

Come and marvel at them by joining a Special Interest Tour led by one of our experienced guides, who will describe them, their carvers and the stone from which they were created.

Packman Stone Carving

Stone Carvings Fixed Date Special Interest Tours

To book:

Tickets are £10 per person. Call us on 01749 674483, book your place in person via our Cathedral shops or book online bookings by clicking on the date of your choice below (online bookings are subject to a small booking fee):

Want to bring your Group to the Cathedral but can’t make these dates?  Our Visits team can talk to you about tailoring a group visit to suit the date and theme of your choice.  Click here to find out more.