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Roof Tours

Roof Tours

01 May 2018 - 29 September 2018

This fascinating behind-the-scenes tour takes you into the roof void high above the Nave, into the south tower, through the spaces in the north tower and onto the roof to enjoy the best views of Exeter (and beyond).

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Organ Recital: James Andrews

Organ Recital: James Andrews

26 July 2018 AT 14:00

included in the Cathedral admission charge.

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Mysterious Mini-Door Trail

Mysterious Mini-Door Trail

30 July 2018 - 02 September 2018

A fun trail for children and families to follow, available throughout the summer.

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Owls and Birds of Prey

Owls and Birds of Prey

31 July 2018 AT 10:00

Come and meet Steve Hooper and his beautiful creatures from South Hams Hawks and Owls.

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Organ Recital (Christopher Herrick)

Organ Recital (Christop­her Herrick)

02 August 2018 AT 19:00

includes music by Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Alain and Reubke

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Discover the Exeter Book

Discover the Exeter Book

21 July 2018 - 05 September 2018

Written in about 970AD, the Exeter Book is the oldest of only four surviving books of Anglo-Saxon literature anywhere in the world. Much admired for its beautiful writing and the quality of its verse, this unique book of poetry has been at Exeter Cathedral since Leofric, the first Bishop of Exeter, gave it to his church in around 1072.

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The Band of the Coldstream Guards

The Band of the Coldstream Guards

28 July 2018 AT 19:30

In aid of SSAFA – the Armed Forces charity.

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Feathered Friend Family Tour

Feathered Friend Family Tour

31 July 2018 AT 10:30

Join our bespoke family tour to find hidden birds of prey in the cathedral

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Lunchtime Recital

Lunchtime Recital

25 July 2018 AT 14:00

The repertoire includes traditional & classical pieces by famous composers such as Mozart, Schubert & Mendelssohn-Bartholdy sung by a mixed, a female and a men’s choir.

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Lady Chapel and Bishop's Palace Garden Tour

Lady Chapel and Bishop's Palace Garden Tour

25 July 2018 - 03 October 2018

A journey through time starting from the earliest days of the building of the Medieval Gothic Cathedral, looking around the Lady Chapel from inside AND out, hearing a tale of political murder and ending up in the private gardens of the Bishop of Exeter.

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Drop-in Crafts

Drop-in Crafts

01 August 2018 AT 10:30

Head to the Chapter House for Science Shrinkie Magic

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Willow Dragonflies

Willow Dragonfli­es

03 August 2018 AT 10:30

Learn how to bend and create super shapes with willow.

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Roof Tours

Roof Tours

01 May 2018 - 29 September 2018

This fascinating behind-the-scenes tour takes you into the roof void high above the Nave, into the south tower, through the spaces in the north tower and onto the roof to enjoy the best views of Exeter (and beyond).

FIND OUT MORE
Lunchtime Recital

Lunchtime Recital

25 July 2018 AT 14:00

The repertoire includes traditional & classical pieces by famous composers such as Mozart, Schubert & Mendelssohn-Bartholdy sung by a mixed, a female and a men’s choir.

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Organ Recital: James Andrews

Organ Recital: James Andrews

26 July 2018 AT 14:00

included in the Cathedral admission charge.

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The Band of the Coldstream Guards

The Band of the Coldstream Guards

28 July 2018 AT 19:30

In aid of SSAFA – the Armed Forces charity.

FIND OUT MORE
Owls and Birds of Prey

Owls and Birds of Prey

31 July 2018 AT 10:00

Come and meet Steve Hooper and his beautiful creatures from South Hams Hawks and Owls.

FIND OUT MORE
Drop-in Crafts

Drop-in Crafts

01 August 2018 AT 10:30

Head to the Chapter House for Science Shrinkie Magic

FIND OUT MORE
Willow Dragonflies

Willow Dragonfli­es

03 August 2018 AT 10:30

Learn how to bend and create super shapes with willow.

FIND OUT MORE
Discover the Exeter Book

Discover the Exeter Book

21 July 2018 - 05 September 2018

Written in about 970AD, the Exeter Book is the oldest of only four surviving books of Anglo-Saxon literature anywhere in the world. Much admired for its beautiful writing and the quality of its verse, this unique book of poetry has been at Exeter Cathedral since Leofric, the first Bishop of Exeter, gave it to his church in around 1072.

FIND OUT MORE
Lady Chapel and Bishop's Palace Garden Tour

Lady Chapel and Bishop's Palace Garden Tour

25 July 2018 - 03 October 2018

A journey through time starting from the earliest days of the building of the Medieval Gothic Cathedral, looking around the Lady Chapel from inside AND out, hearing a tale of political murder and ending up in the private gardens of the Bishop of Exeter.

FIND OUT MORE
Mysterious Mini-Door Trail

Mysterious Mini-Door Trail

30 July 2018 - 02 September 2018

A fun trail for children and families to follow, available throughout the summer.

FIND OUT MORE
Feathered Friend Family Tour

Feathered Friend Family Tour

31 July 2018 AT 10:30

Join our bespoke family tour to find hidden birds of prey in the cathedral

FIND OUT MORE
Organ Recital (Christopher Herrick)

Organ Recital (Christop­her Herrick)

02 August 2018 AT 19:00

includes music by Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Alain and Reubke

FIND OUT MORE
Roof Tours

Roof Tours

01 May 2018 - 29 September 2018

This fascinating behind-the-scenes tour takes you into the roof void high above the Nave, into the south tower, through the spaces in the north tower and onto the roof to enjoy the best views of Exeter (and beyond).

FIND OUT MORE
Discover the Exeter Book

Discover the Exeter Book

21 July 2018 - 05 September 2018

Written in about 970AD, the Exeter Book is the oldest of only four surviving books of Anglo-Saxon literature anywhere in the world. Much admired for its beautiful writing and the quality of its verse, this unique book of poetry has been at Exeter Cathedral since Leofric, the first Bishop of Exeter, gave it to his church in around 1072.

FIND OUT MORE
Lunchtime Recital

Lunchtime Recital

25 July 2018 AT 14:00

The repertoire includes traditional & classical pieces by famous composers such as Mozart, Schubert & Mendelssohn-Bartholdy sung by a mixed, a female and a men’s choir.

FIND OUT MORE
Lady Chapel and Bishop's Palace Garden Tour

Lady Chapel and Bishop's Palace Garden Tour

25 July 2018 - 03 October 2018

A journey through time starting from the earliest days of the building of the Medieval Gothic Cathedral, looking around the Lady Chapel from inside AND out, hearing a tale of political murder and ending up in the private gardens of the Bishop of Exeter.

FIND OUT MORE
Organ Recital: James Andrews

Organ Recital: James Andrews

26 July 2018 AT 14:00

included in the Cathedral admission charge.

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The Band of the Coldstream Guards

The Band of the Coldstream Guards

28 July 2018 AT 19:30

In aid of SSAFA – the Armed Forces charity.

FIND OUT MORE
Mysterious Mini-Door Trail

Mysterious Mini-Door Trail

30 July 2018 - 02 September 2018

A fun trail for children and families to follow, available throughout the summer.

FIND OUT MORE
Owls and Birds of Prey

Owls and Birds of Prey

31 July 2018 AT 10:00

Come and meet Steve Hooper and his beautiful creatures from South Hams Hawks and Owls.

FIND OUT MORE
Feathered Friend Family Tour

Feathered Friend Family Tour

31 July 2018 AT 10:30

Join our bespoke family tour to find hidden birds of prey in the cathedral

FIND OUT MORE
Drop-in Crafts

Drop-in Crafts

01 August 2018 AT 10:30

Head to the Chapter House for Science Shrinkie Magic

FIND OUT MORE
Organ Recital (Christopher Herrick)

Organ Recital (Christop­her Herrick)

02 August 2018 AT 19:00

includes music by Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Alain and Reubke

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Willow Dragonflies

Willow Dragonfli­es

03 August 2018 AT 10:30

Learn how to bend and create super shapes with willow.

FIND OUT MORE

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