Escape for a few hours to Wells Cathedral this summer. Set in the heart of medieval Wells and easily reached by car and public transport from Bristol, Bath and the west country.

Self-guided family trails and free family creative workshops will be available throughout the summer or join one of the regular free daily tours with one of the cathedral’s highly trained guides. Available every day (except Sundays), no booking is required, and highlights could include the magnificent West Front, beautiful scissor arches, Chapter House and steps and the medieval Vicars’ Close.

The cathedral also runs free window walks and embroideries taster tours on most Saturdays and Wednesdays (available April – October) from 11.10am. Why not make a day of it with refreshments in the cathedral café? Or visit the popular Wells Market which takes place every Wednesday and Saturday.

No entrance fee but donations are very welcome. More details of all events and activities are available online.

Wells Cathedral, Cathedral Green, Wells BA5 2UE
Tel: 01749 674483