Wednesday Tours – 5 August

5th Aug 2020 - 5th Aug 2020 Event Type: Tour

1.30pm       Curious and Mysterious

Mystifying Cathedral puzzles or secrets, ancient and modern, will be revealed on this tour. The tour covers mysteries spanning some 700 years, often obscured by the mists of time. A range of delights are featured, such as moving tombs, an unofficial high profile burial, First World War personal benevolence with world changing results, disasters at sea and “what’s in a name”.

1.30pm       Face The Music

Face the music includes background musical history and examines aspects of music with in the Cathedral.  There are three types of visual clues: firstly, images in stone, wood, glass and embroidery reflecting 'heavenly harmony'; secondly memorials and graffiti referring to specific musical personalities; and thirdly, places and objects with musical functions such as organ or the Treasury.

Tours are free upon admission to the Cathedral but tickets must be booked through the Box Office. Available soon.

 

 

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