Once a month, 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.

Free tickets must be booked in advance. Click the links below to find out more.

2022 Tours

Sunday 9 January | The Victorian Abbey: Characters and Controversies

Sunday 13 February | The Victorian Abbey: Gilbert Scott, the Forgotten Architect

Sunday 13 March | The Victorian Abbey: Lord Grimthorpe Returns!

Sunday 3 April | What happens here at Easter?

Sunday 8 May | Animals in the Cathedral

Sunday 19 June | The Exterior: Before and After Restoration

Sunday 10 July | Tudor Summer: The Last Abbots

Sunday 21 August | Tudor Summer: The Reformation and the Abbey

Sunday 18 September | The Cathedral in the 20th and 21st Centuries

Sunday 9 October | Chantry Chapels

Sunday 13 November | The High Altar Screen: Saints and some Sinners