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June 2021

Medieval Masonry guided tour

June 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Chester Cathedral, St Werburgh Street
Chester, Cheshire CH1 2DY United Kingdom
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Medieval Masonry guided tour Celebrating Chester Heritage Festival Join us for an exclusive 60-minute tour of Chester Cathedral - 'Understanding the building from a Stonemason’s perspective'. Following the Gothic rebuild of the Cathedral from 1240 onwards, you will find out how construction techniques advanced and the building became more complex.  Often unseen architectural details of the Cathedral, as well as features such as the Chester Imp and St Werburgh's Shrine will be pointed out, finished off with a Questions and…

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July 2021

Living Judaism

July 6 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Living Judaism A talk by a Rabbi about Judaism today followed by an introduction to Passover meal led by Ann Angel, a consultant who teaches Judaism in schools and with teachers.  She will take people through Passover. Hosted by the Lord Mayor of Chester, Mark Williams in the Council Room in Chester Town Hall. ​ Lecture​Program 4.30pm - 5.10pm - An Overview of the Jewish Faith with Rabbi Fabian Sborovsky 5.10pm - 5.25pm - Refreshments 5.25pm - 6pm - Passover with Ann…

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Awesome Anselm – Meet the Author family event

July 10 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Chester Cathedral, St Werburgh Street
Chester, Cheshire CH1 2DY United Kingdom

Awesome Anselm returns to the Cathedral - Meet the Author family event As Awesome Anselm - a little wooden church mouse springs back to life in a wonderful new third book - come and hear the story, see the artwork from the book in the Cathedral Undercroft, and see where Anselm lives and undertakes some of his awesome adventures! Pre-booking essential.  Book here.

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Chester Philharmonic Orchestra Summer Concert

July 10 @ 7:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Chester Cathedral, St Werburgh Street
Chester, Cheshire CH1 2DY United Kingdom

Chester Philharmonic Orchestra Summer Concert Mendelssohn Violin Concerto Beethoven Symphony No. 1 Soloist: Michael Foyle Conductor: Daniel Parkinson Chester Philharmonic Orchestra are delighted to be able to return to live performance with a reduced length concert with no interval.  The concert will comply with Covid guidance current at the time, including a socially distanced audience, if required. Saturday 10 July 7.30pm Tickets: £5 - £15

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Making Tracks – children’s activities

July 17 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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Chester Cathedral, St Werburgh Street
Chester, Cheshire CH1 2DY United Kingdom
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Children's Activities with the Cathedral Team Visiting Making Tracks - our fabulous model railway in the nave with children..?  Then why not book them in for one of our activity sessions. Decorate wood plaques from trains Make a bead bracelet Decorate an acetate stained glass window Can you build the strongest arch? There are two sessions on each day (10am - 10.45am and 11am - 11.45am), and due to limited numbers, pre-booking is advised. Pre-book here Each ticket includes activities…

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Making Tracks – children’s activities

July 17 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
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Chester Cathedral, St Werburgh Street
Chester, Cheshire CH1 2DY United Kingdom
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Children's Activities with the Cathedral Team Visiting Making Tracks - our fabulous model railway in the nave with children..?  Then why not book them in for one of our activity sessions. Decorate wood plaques from trains Make a bead bracelet Decorate an acetate stained glass window Can you build the strongest arch? There are two sessions on each day (10am - 10.45am and 11am - 11.45am), and due to limited numbers, pre-booking is advised. Pre-book here Each ticket includes activities…

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Chester Comedy Festival Presents ‘Comedy in the Cloisters’ featuring Ivan Brackenbury and Steve Royle

July 20 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chester Cathedral, St Werburgh Street
Chester, Cheshire CH1 2DY United Kingdom

Chester Comedy Festival Presents 'Comedy in the Cloisters' featuring Ivan Brackenbury and Steve Royle This show brings two of TV’s finest comedians to one of Chester’s most iconic landmarks. Tom Binns aka Ivan Brackenbury Creator and star of BBC One’s Hospital People and 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown, multi award-winning comedian, Tom Binns will appear as his alter ego Hospital DJ Ivan Brackenbury. “Binns has his character absolutely nailed, and mines the comic seam ruthlessly to create top-quality…

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The Benedictine Way – a workshop led by Esther de Waal

July 24 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Chester Cathedral, St Werburgh Street
Chester, Cheshire CH1 2DY United Kingdom
£17

‘Listen carefully, my son, to the master’s instructions and attend to them with the ear of your heart’. (Prologue to the Rule of St Benedict) The Prologue: Challenge and Response A day workshop led by Esther de Waal, author of 'Seeking God: The Way of St. Benedict' In the Chapter House. £17 per person, including refreshments and a Soup & Sandwich lunch.

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Making Tracks – children’s activities

July 24 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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One event on 25th August 2021 at 11:00 am

Chester Cathedral, St Werburgh Street
Chester, Cheshire CH1 2DY United Kingdom
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Children's Activities with the Cathedral Team Visiting Making Tracks - our fabulous model railway in the nave with children..?  Then why not book them in for one of our activity sessions. Decorate wood plaques from trains Make a bead bracelet Decorate an acetate stained glass window Can you build the strongest arch? There are two sessions on each day (10am - 10.45am and 11am - 11.45am), and due to limited numbers, pre-booking is advised. Pre-book here Each ticket includes activities…

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Making Tracks – children’s activities

July 24 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
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One event on 17th July 2021 at 11:00 am

One event on 24th July 2021 at 11:00 am

One event on 24th July 2021 at 11:00 am

One event on 31st July 2021 at 11:00 am

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One event on 24th August 2021 at 11:00 am

One event on 24th August 2021 at 11:00 am

One event on 25th August 2021 at 11:00 am

One event on 25th August 2021 at 11:00 am

Chester Cathedral, St Werburgh Street
Chester, Cheshire CH1 2DY United Kingdom
Cathedral logo header

Children's Activities with the Cathedral Team Visiting Making Tracks - our fabulous model railway in the nave with children..?  Then why not book them in for one of our activity sessions. Decorate wood plaques from trains Make a bead bracelet Decorate an acetate stained glass window Can you build the strongest arch? There are two sessions on each day (10am - 10.45am and 11am - 11.45am), and due to limited numbers, pre-booking is advised. Pre-book here Each ticket includes activities…

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