"Embroideries" Special Interest Tour
Saturday 7th October
10:00 - 11:30
Description:Wells Cathedral Quire contains over a hundred beautiful embroideries from the mid 20th century which tell stories relating to Bishops, local history, saints and legends. Knowledgeable guides will also show you the full set of magnificent altar frontals and vestments made to celebrate the Millennium. This tour is part of our programme of pre-bookable special interest tours for 2017 which offer an insight into our Cathedral embroideries, stained glass, carvings, gothic architecture and chained library and which are led by our highly trained and enthusiastic Cathedral Guides. Each tour lasts a full hour and a half. Places do need to be pre-booked and maximum tour numbers apply. £10 per person. And if you are interested in taking one of these tours but can't make this date, other dates and themes are available throughout the year. Check out our website for details or call us on 01749 671663.