Exeter Blitz 80th Anniversary Exhibition

Exeter Blitz 80th Anniversary Exhibition Friday 29 April – Thursday 12 May 2022 in the South Quire Aisle & Chapel of St James 80 years ago, on the night of 3-4 May 1942, Exeter Cathedral was badly damaged during an air raid. Through a panel exhibition of photographs and documents from the Cathedral Archives, find […]

Threads Through Creation

Threads Through Creation: An exhibition by artist Jacqui Parkinson Wednesday 8 June – Sunday 24 July 2022 during the Cathedral Opening Hours Threads through Creation is a spectacular sequence of twelve huge textile panels. It is an exuberant retelling of the creation story in the book of Genesis, a retelling which many visitors will find […]

Letters for Creation Display

Letters for Creation Display From 14 May – 4 June 2022  Submit your entries for the Letters for Creation Christian Aid Art Project! Create art, poems, songs or stories to tell us how you feel about climate change and share your hopes and dreams for creation. There will be prizes for the best entries in […]

Library & Archives Spotlight: British Science Week: Otto Brunfels – Founder of Botany

Library & Archives Spotlight: British Science Week: Otto Brunfels – Founder of Botany Wednesday 16 March 2022 11:00am-1:00pm This British Science Week we are celebrating botany! Come and join the Cathedral Librarian to discover a masterpiece of Renaissance botany. Otto Brunfels is one of the most influential botanists of all time: his 1532 Herbarum is […]

Riddler In Residence: I Wonder…

Riddler In Residence: I Wonder… I Wonder… A showcase of poetry, comedy and riddles at Exeter Cathedral. Monday 21 March 2022 7:00pm This UNESCO World Poetry Day, join our Riddler in Residence, Chris White, for an evening of poetry and comedy, riddles and wonder. I Wonder… is a showcase of Chris’s time as Exeter Cathedral’s […]

Riddler in Residence: What Are You On About? – Cancelled

Riddler in Residence: What Are You On About? Saturday 19 March 2022 11:30am Poets, writers, performers & potential riddlers! You’re invited to a creative writing workshop at Exeter Cathedral, led by Riddler in Residence Chris White, and musician Hal Kelly. A 2-hour session exploring spoken-word, sound, metaphor, and poetry. Through fun and creative exercises, such […]

Life: Light and Sound Experience

Life: Light and Sound Experience Let us take you on a journey through earth, sea and sky. Tuesday 22 March – Saturday 26 March from 6:45pm each day Book your ticket   Following the sellout success of their ‘Space’ light and sound show in 2020, artistic collaboration Luxmuralis are returning with Life – another spectacular […]

Museum of the Moon

Artist Luke Jerram’s touring artwork, ‘Museum of the Moon’ is landing at Exeter Cathedral on 3 February and staying until 28 February. ‘Museum of the Moon’ has landed in Exeter Cathedral until 28 February. Following the sell out of tickets, we have now added tickets for Monday 28 February 10am-1:30pm. Book your tickets now to […]

Tour and Draw

  Enjoy a mini-tour of Exeter Cathedral followed by an opportunity to draw a particular aspect of it – all with the help of illustrator and tour guide Olivia Palmer. You will explore an area of the building, learn about its architecture and history, and study its decorative qualities. Then it’s off with your sketchbook […]

Tour and Draw

  Enjoy a mini-tour of Exeter Cathedral followed by an opportunity to draw a particular aspect of it – all with the help of illustrator and tour guide Olivia Palmer. You will explore an area of the building, learn about its architecture and history, and study its decorative qualities. Then it’s off with your sketchbook […]