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Medieval Discovery Day

September 11 @ 10:00 am - 7:30 pm


Medieval Discovery Day at Chester Cathedral

Have you ever wondered how Abbeys were built?  Do you wish you could walk in the steps of a medieval monk?  Would you like to experience your Cathedral in a new and exciting way?

This September, come and immerse yourself in the medieval past of our glorious building!


  • The skills that built the Cathedral: stonemasonry; blacksmithing; glazing; bee-keeping
  • Curious objects
  • Medieval-themed tours
  • Kids medieval-themed activities (build and arch; design your own stained glass; clay modelling
  • Behind the scenes with our Choir
  • An intimate recital

Fun for the all the family, with plenty for children to do and learn!  Hearty food available to buy from our Refectory Café.

Tickets £10 per adult for the entire day, children (up to 16 years of age) FREE – see you there!

Pre-booking is advised.


September 11
10:00 am - 7:30 pm
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Chester Cathedral
St Werburgh Street
Chester, Cheshire CH1 2DY United Kingdom
01244 500 959