Library Tours

A rare chance to visit the Cathedral's beautiful, hidden 15th Century monastic library

Located high above the main body of the Cathedral (you will need to go up 38 spiral steps!) the Cathedral Library Room was originally part of the Abbey and holds a wonderful collection of books and manuscripts dating back to the 11th century.

Mini Tours

Climb the spiral staircase to discover the 15th century library and hear the history of the library told in four documents.

29th May, 24th July, 31st July 2020 at 12.00noon

Mini tours last 30 minutes and cost £4.00 per adult, £1.00 per child, under 3s free. 

Buy tickets on the day from the Welcome Desk or call 01452 229818 to reserve your ticket.

 

Full Tours

Full library tours are themed and last one hour.

 

Military Theme

Saturday 30th May

11.45am, 1.45pm, and 2.45pm

£7.00 per adult, £4.00 per child under 16, plus Eventbrite booking fee.

Tickets in advance via Eventbrite. Search Gloucester Cathedral Library Tour on www.eventbrite.co.uk

For more information call 01452 229818

 

Travel Theme

Saturday 11th July

11.45am 1.45pm and 2.45pm

£7.00 per adult, £4.00 per child under 16, plus Eventbrite booking fee.

Tickets in advance via Eventbrite. Search Gloucester Cathedral Library Tour on www.eventbrite.co.uk

For more information call 01452 229818

 

Library Tour and Cream Tea

Come along on a special tour of the library, then share a delicious cream tea in the Monk’s Kitchen.

Tuesday 2nd June (Military Themed Tour)
Tuesday 14th July (Travel Themed Tour)

£12.00 per person plus Eventbrite booking fee.

Tickets available in advance via Eventbrite. Search Library Tour and Tea on www.eventbrite.co.uk For more information call 01452 229818

 

Upcoming Tour Dates

Please check our events listings for dates and times of all our upcoming tours.

 

Private library tours

Private library tours for your group can be arranged. Please contact the Visitor Experience Office on visits@gloucestercathedral.org.uk 


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