Wells Cathedral: Helping you to feel safe

Wells Cathedral: Helping you to feel safe

Wells Cathedral has achieved the ‘We’re Good To Go’ Covid-19 Industry Standard for following government guidance and implementing measures that maintain cleanliness and social distancing.

Wells Cathedral is open to all visitors from 7am – 6pm daily. Safety measures introduced since re-opening in June 2020 are reviewed and amended in accordance with any changes in government guidance. Those that remain in place are part of our endeavour to help all visitors to feel safe, and details of these measures can be found below.

  • Face coverings are advised but no longer mandatory
  • Social distancing is still encouraged by managing spaces and their uses
  • There are hand sanitiser stations throughout the Cathedral
  • A regular surface cleaning system is in place

If you are coming into the Cathedral, we ask that you:

  • Respect social distancing where possible
  • Use the hand sanitiser provided and not to touch the surfaces
  • Do not enter the Cathedral if you have Covid-19 symptoms
  • Enjoy being able to come to your Cathedral


For more information on how the Cathedral is complying with government guidance on managing the risk of Covid-19 please click here

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Sunday 22nd May: The Cathedral will be holding a special service of Thanksgiving for the Platinum Jubilee at 3pm to which all are warmly invited. There will be restricted access to visitors from 1.30pm, and we apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.