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Enjoy our Summer Tours for 2018 with your Annual Pass Membership

June 26, 2018

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                      Enjoy our Summer Tours for 2018 with your Annual... View More

#IfWallsCouldTalk Part 9: People Behind the Stones

June 8, 2018

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William Walker, Deep Sea Diver 1869-1918 Worked on the cathedral from 1906-1911 In the early 1900s, large cracks appeared in... View More

#IfWallsCouldTalk Part 8: In the Footsteps of Bishops

June 1, 2018

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To celebrate our upcoming Stone Festival, we have been investigating some of the mysteries and people behind the stones of the... View More

#IfWallsCouldTalk Part 7: In the Footsteps of Pilgrims

May 25, 2018

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To celebrate our upcoming Stone Festival, we have been investigating some of the mysteries and people behind the stones of the... View More

#IfWallsCouldTalk Part 6: In the Footsteps of Monks

May 18, 2018

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To celebrate our upcoming Stone Festival, we have been investigating some of the mysteries and people behind the stones of the... View More

#IfWallsCouldTalk Part 5: In the Footsteps of the Normans

May 11, 2018

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To celebrate our upcoming Stone Festival, we have been investigating some of the mysteries and people behind the stones of the... View More

#IfWallsCouldTalk Part 4: In the Footsteps of the Anglo Saxon Kings and Saints

May 4, 2018

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To celebrate our upcoming Stone Festival, we have been investigating some of the mysteries and people behind the stones of the... View More

#IfWallsCouldTalk Part 3: Mason’s Marks

April 27, 2018

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To celebrate our upcoming Stone Festival, we have been investigating some of the mysteries behind the stones of the cathedral and... View More

#IfWallsCouldTalk Part 2: Gravestones

April 20, 2018

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To celebrate our upcoming Stone Festival, we have been investigating some of the mysteries behind the stones of the cathedral and... View More

#IfWallsCouldTalk Part 1: Graffiti

April 13, 2018

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Winchester Cathedral was founded in 1079, and has grown and developed extraordinarily throughout the centuries. With such an ancient building,... View More