More to Explore | The Victorian Abbey (III) Lord Grimthorpe Returns! Lord Grimthorpe’s restoration/rebuilding of much of the Abbey has been roundly condemned particularly his completely new West Front. The old monster will be here to defend his work in person. Listen and disagree if you dare! Free tickets must be booked in advance | Donations welcome. More to Explore Tours Join one of our experienced guides to explore the hidden treasures of the Cathedral, discovering even more than you would on one of our usual tours.