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Friends’ Visit to Worcester Cathedral

July 1 @ 9:30 am 1:00 pm

On the 1st of July, The Friends of Tewkesbury Abbey invite you to embark on a journey through time and marvel at the magnificent Worcester Cathedral, a masterpiece of medieval architecture nestled in the heart of Worcestershire, England. As you step through its ancient doors, you’ll be transported back centuries, enveloped in the rich history and spiritual significance of this sacred site.

As you approach the cathedral, your eyes are drawn upwards to the imposing façade, adorned with intricate carvings and majestic spires that reach towards the heavens. The intricate stonework tells stories of generations past, each detail a testament to the skill and devotion of the craftsmen who built this awe-inspiring edifice.

Inside, the grandeur of Worcester Cathedral unfolds before you. High vaulted ceilings soar overhead, illuminated by streams of sunlight filtering through stained glass windows that cast a kaleidoscope of colours across the stone floors. Take a moment to admire the intricate beauty of these ancient windows, each panel a masterpiece of artistry and faith.

As you wander through the hallowed halls, you’ll encounter treasures at every turn. From the majestic nave to the serene cloisters, every corner of the cathedral holds secrets waiting to be discovered. Marvel at the intricately carved choir stalls, adorned with delicate foliage and mythical creatures, or pay homage at the shrine of St. Wulstan, the cathedral’s revered patron saint.

Outside, the cathedral grounds offer a tranquil retreat from the hustle and bustle of modern life. Take a leisurely stroll through the cloister garden, where fragrant blooms mingle with the sweet scent of freshly cut grass. Sit for a while on a sun-warmed bench and soak in the peaceful atmosphere, surrounded by centuries of history and tradition.

Whether you come to Worcester Cathedral for spiritual solace, architectural inspiration, or simply to immerse yourself in the beauty of the past, your visit on the 1st of July promises to be a journey of discovery and wonder. So, mark your calendar, pack your sense of adventure, and prepare to be enchanted by one of England’s most cherished cultural treasures.

Tickets are available from the Abbey shop, and online using the purchase button below

£25.00 To include coach travel, tour and refreshments

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Friends' Visit to Worcester Cathedral 1st July
Coach pick up The Crescent, Tewkesbury at 9.30am
£25.00
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