Cloister Club Christmas

Cloister Club Christmas Sunday 17 December, 10am – 5pm Join our Christmas special Cloister Club. Cloister Club is part of Exeter Cathedral’s Children’s Provision. Children will enjoy a whole day of fun, engaging activities! In the morning they will make their own Nativity characters. There will then be a Cloister Club Christmas party lunch, where […]

Family Friendly Christmas Workshop: Make Your Own Celestial Map

Family Friendly Christmas Workshop: Make Your Own Celestial Map Monday 18 – Friday 22 December, 11am-12pm A fun, family friendly Christmas workshop for the holidays! Come to Exeter Cathedral to create your own celestial map, using masking fluid and vibrant “Brusho pigments”. Using shrink plastic you can then miniaturise your design to create a keyring […]

Christingle Service

Christingle Service Saturday 25 November 2023 4pm All are welcome to Exeter Cathedral’s Christingle Service where we look to Christmas and use the Christingle – an orange topped with a candle – to tell the story of Jesus. This service will last around 30 minutes and is particularly suitable for young children and their carers. […]

Come and See Continental Breakfast

Come and See Continental Breakfast Saturday 11 November 9am – 10:50am Exeter Cathedral is Your Cathedral, so why not drop by on Saturday 11 November and enjoy breakfast on us? There is no charge and no need to book in advance. Simply turn up for a relaxed breakfast and relaxed conversation in the company of […]

Exeter Cathedral Christmas Market

  Exeter Cathedral Christmas Market Friday 17 November – Sunday 17 December 2023 Make it a day out to remember at Exeter Cathedral Christmas Market. You’ll discover something for everyone, with over a hundred twinkling festive chalets, local gifts and produce, bars, global street food and free entry into the awesome Exeter Cathedral, including the […]

Creating Candles for Hope

Creating Candles for Hope Every weekend until 7 January, not including 28 and 29 October. This activity will also take place on 25, 26 and 27 October. To accompany artist Peter Walker’s Light of Hope Star we are encouraging children to acknowledge people throughout the ages who were beacons of light and hope for many […]

Summer Activities on the Green

Summer Activities on Cathedral Green Every Monday morning from 31 July until 4 September, 11am – 12:30pm Free summer activities for all the family.  Enjoy arts and crafts workshops, based on our Medieval Milestones theme led by local artist Sarah McFloof. Arts and Crafts Workshops include: • Design and make your own shield – Being […]


BioBlitz Friday 21 July 1pm-5pm & Saturday 22 July 9:30am-4pm Spotting seasonal species at Exeter Cathedral The countdown to the first Exeter Cathedral BioBlitz has begun. The ’BioBlitz’ is a fun activity with an important mission. The aim is to identify as many species around the Cathedral grounds and green spaces as possible over two […]

Make your own Dove

Make your own Dove Saturday 27 May – Saturday June 3 in the south transept during Cathedral opening times. Come and make your own origami dove to remember the special festival of Pentecost. Colouring sheets and finger labyrinths relating to the Pentecost shall also be available. Sunday 28 May marks the day of Pentecost, a festival […]

Crown Making & Colouring Activities

Crown Making & Colouring Activities 29 April, 1 May, 6 May, 8 May, 13 May 2023 in the south transept during Cathedral opening times. Celebrate the Coronation of The King and The Queen Consort by making and decorating your own crown. Special Coronation themed colouring sheets and word searches will also be available. This activity is included in the Exeter Cathedral’s […]