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Wells Cathedral
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Chain Gate
Cathedral Green
Wells
Somerset
BA5 2UE

Telephone
01749 674483
Website
www.wellscathedral.org.uk
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Opening Times

Open April to September
Mon-Sun: 07:00-19:00

Open October to March
Mon-Sun: 07:00-18:00

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Enter the smallest city in England to find one of the finest cathedrals dating from 1180. Admire 400 recently restored carved statues on the West Front.

Did You Know?

Every quarter of an hour figures in the clock in the North Transept perform a medieval joust.

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Learning

The Cathedral offer schools a programme to suit their visiting times which can include a tour; a themed activity working in groups to produce items for school, and a craft activity relating to their visit. It also offers guided tours of the Cathedral, Library, Stained Glass, Embroideries and High Parts (including Tower). These tours last between 1 - 1.5 hours, and must be booked via giving at least 2 weeks notice. Please contact the Cathedral Office for more information.


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