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Family Friendly Workshop: Make Your Own Delft Dove of Peace

Family Friendly Workshop: Make Your Own Delft Dove of Peace  Wednesday 29 & Friday 31 May, 11am–12pm Join us for a family friendly workshop to create a dove of peace, a symbol often used during the Christian festival of Pentecost. Explore the patterns traditionally used in Dutch Delft Ware to create your own beautiful designs. This […]

Great Big Cathedral Quiz

The Exeter Cathedral Choir Association’s Great Big Cathedral Quiz Wednesday 22 May at 7pm Join us for a “pub-style” quiz in the beautiful Nave of the Cathedral. There will be questions for everyone, all ages and experience! Come in quiz groups of max. 8 per group, or feel free to come alone and we will […]

What Jesus Did Next: Easter-themed Fun

  What Jesus Did Next: Easter-themed Fun Wednesday 10 April, 2–3:30pm in the Sacristy A special Easter activity for children to explore what Jesus did after his resurrection, his appearances to disciples and his instructions for followers. This fun-packed afternoon will include games, a treasure hunt and biscuit barbecue! Please note that parents and carers […]

Family-friendly Easter Activities

Family-friendly Easter Activities Inspired by the famous story of the Resurrection of Jesus and the well-known symbols seen during Easter, we have a variety of activities available for all ages and for the family to enjoy during the Easter holidays. Find out more below.   Bouncing Bunny Origami Tuesday 2 to Friday 12 April, during […]

Abseil Fundraising Fun Day

Photo by Dave Talbot Adventure Events Abseil Fundraising Fun Day Donate via Just Giving to support the adventurous abseilers > Saturday 4 May 2024, 9:30am-5pm Come along to our Abseil Fundraising Fun Day to watch a group of brave individuals descend Exeter Cathedral’s North Tower and enjoy a day of fun-filled family friendly activities on […]

Make Your Own Planet Half-Term Workshop

Make Your Own Planet Monday 12 – Friday 16 February, 11am-12pm Inspired by Luke Jerram’s art installation, Mars: War and Peace, this is an opportunity for children, using a range of craft materials, to create their very own hanging planet, based on real or imagined worlds. As part of the session with an experienced freelance […]

Festive Family Fun Activities

Festive Family Fun Activities At Exeter Cathedral until Tuesday 2 January 2024 during Cathedral opening hours.  Enjoy a range of festive family fun activities throughout the festive period at Exeter Cathedral. Activities will include:  Christmas Colouring Competition Nativity Trail £1 Seasonal Activity Packs which comes with a variety of festive activities including colour a star, […]

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. […]