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Private Tour and Tea

Private Tour and Tea

18 May 2021 - 30 Jun 2021

Tuesday - Saturday, 10.30am, 2pm & 3pm, 18 May - 30 June (Tickets on sale now from the link below) Enhance your visit to Ely Cathedral by booking a 'Private Tour and Tea...
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Monastic Tour and Tea

Monastic Tour and Tea

19 May 2021 2:30pm

Wednesdays and Saturdays, 2.30pm, 19 May - 30 June (Tickets on sale now at the link below) Join our knowledgeable guides and discover the history of the Monastic buildings at Ely Cathedral which...
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Monastic Tour and Tea

Monastic Tour and Tea

22 May 2021 2:30pm

Wednesdays and Saturdays, 2.30pm, 19 May - 30 June (Tickets on sale now at the link below) Join our knowledgeable guides and discover the history of the Monastic buildings at Ely Cathedral which...
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Octagon Tower Tours

Octagon Tower Tours

26 May 2021 - 30 Jun 2021

Monday - Saturday, 11.45am, 1pm & 2.15pm, 26 May - 30 June (Tickets on sale now from the link below) A rare chance to experience our popular and spectacular Octagon Tower Tour,...
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Specialist Tour and Lunch

Specialist Tour and Lunch

11 June 2021 11:30am

Friday 11 June, Wednesday 23 June & Friday 2 July, 11.30am, with lunch at 12.30pm (Tickets on sale now from the link below) New for 2021! Join us on one of our...
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Britten Sinfonia presents Surround Sound: Ely Playlist

Britten Sinfonia presents Surround Sound: Ely Playlist

12 June 2021 7:30pm

Artists Abel Selaocoe - cello Britten Sinfonia Ely Cathedral Choir Join Britten Sinfonia at Ely Cathedral for a unique live music experience as part of the 2021 Ely Arts Festival. Surround Sound will bring a...
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The Spirit of the Fens Concert

The Spirit of the Fens Concert

19 June 2021 7pm

Ely Arts Festival The Spirit of the Fens is a performance that brings communities together both live and virtually. Join us to celebrate the creativity that has continued to blossom throughout the...
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Solace Wings

Solace Wings

19 Jun 2021 - 16 Aug 2021

'Solace' by Layne Rowe, in the Lady Chapel This 10ft high instillation has been made up of over 100 glass feathers, individually sculpted in clear glass with fine cane-work inclusions. Each feather...
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Specialist Tour and Lunch

Specialist Tour and Lunch

23 June 2021 11:30am

Friday 11 June, Wednesday 23 June & Friday 2 July, 11.30am, with lunch at 12.30pm (Tickets on sale now from the link below) New for 2021! Join us on one of our...
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Vault Design at Ely Cathedral Lecture

Vault Design at Ely Cathedral Lecture

29 June 2021 2pm

Join Alex Buchanan and Nick Webb from the University of Liverpool to learn about the findings of their Tracing the Past project in relation to the medieval vaults of Ely Cathedral. Some...
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Heaven and Earth - The World in Our Hands

Heaven and Earth - The World in Our Hands

01 Jul 2021 - 31 Jul 2021

Gaia Explore Planet Earth at Ely Cathedral! Luke Jerram's spectacular installation 'Gaia' (kindly sponsored by The Friends of Ely Cathedral), a 7 meter replica of planet Earth, will be on display in Ely...
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Specialist Tour and Lunch

Specialist Tour and Lunch

02 July 2021 11:30am

Friday 11 June, Wednesday 23 June & Friday 2 July, 11.30am, with lunch at 12.30pm (Tickets on sale now from the link below) New for 2021! Join us on one of our...
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Healing Herbs Workshop

Healing Herbs Workshop

02 July 2021 1:30pm

Healing Herbs Workshop by Katie from Wild Oak Workshops Plant up your own kitchen herb garden with delicious herbs to invigorate you! With fascinating facts on the healing health benefits of herbs. Katie...
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Canon Peter Sills - Heaven & Earth Talk

Canon Peter Sills - Heaven & Earth Talk

08 July 2021 6:30pm

Canon Peter Sills - 'Walking the Path of Hope' Peter Sills is an Anglican priest and pilgrimage guide. After an initial career teaching law at Kingston, he was ordained in 1981 and...
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Ely Sinfonia performs Haydn, Wagner and Beethoven

Ely Sinfonia performs Haydn, Wagner and Beethoven

10 July 2021 7:30pm

Wagner Siegfried Idyll Haydn Cello Concerto no 2 in D major Beethoven Symphony No 1 in aid of Ely Cathedral Music Fund with Joshua Lynch, cello Steve Bingham, conductor Ely Sinfonia We are releasing 130 of our top...
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Hannah Malcom - Heaven & Earth Talk

Hannah Malcom - Heaven & Earth Talk

15 July 2021 6:30pm

Hannah Malcolm - 'Grief and Courage in a Dying World' Hannah Malcolm is currently training for ordained ministry and writing a PhD on theology, climate and ecological grief. She campaigns around the...
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Andrew Graystone - Heaven & Earth Talk

Andrew Graystone - Heaven & Earth Talk

20 July 2021 6:30pm

Andrew Graystone - 'How Can We Live Hopefully in a World that Seems Hopeless? Andrew is a writer, journalist, teacher, broadcaster and provocateur...or as his mother puts it, he can't hold down...
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KD Theatre Productions present 'Honk'

KD Theatre Productions present 'Honk'

20 Jul 2021 - 25 Jul 2021

Join us in the beautiful grounds of The Dean's Garden for this year's open-air theatre musical 'Honk!' Honk! tells the tale of 'Ugly', a young duckling who appears to look different to...
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Vault Design at Ely Cathedral Workshop

Vault Design at Ely Cathedral Workshop

20 July 2021 2pm

Join in with this workshop led by Alex Buchanan and Nick Webb from the University of Liverpool to learn how to lay out the design of a medieval vault at Ely...
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The Very Revd Dr Frances Ward  - Heaven & Earth Talk

The Very Revd Dr Frances Ward - Heaven & Earth Talk

29 July 2021 6:30pm

The Very Revd Dr Frances Ward - 'Something Borrowed, Something Blue: Cherishing Gaia' The Very Revd Dr Frances Ward is Priest in Charge of St Michael's and St John's Churches in...
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Ely Cathedral Green Fair

Ely Cathedral Green Fair

31 July 2021 9:30am

Join us at the inaugural Ely Cathedral Green Fair showcasing eco-friendly stalls selling home-made, locally produced artisan products, plus vegan specialities, local beers and ciders. Discover more about our local environmental groups...
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Encompass Classical Charity Concert

Encompass Classical Charity Concert

11 Aug 2021 - 12 Aug 2021

A classical music concert for charity, bringing live music back to the Cambridgeshire community. Encompass Network presents world class musicians who will perform a stunning range of classical works and two...
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Ely Cathedral Christmas Gift & Food Fair

Ely Cathedral Christmas Gift & Food Fair

17 Nov 2021 - 20 Nov 2021

Ely Cathedral Christmas Gift & Food Fair, now in its ninth year, is recognised as one of the major Christmas Fairs in the UK. The Cathedral provides a unique and atmospheric...
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Aled Jones

Aled Jones

18 March 2022 7:30pm

40 years since Aled was a choirboy at Bangor Cathedral, he brings his special concert of music and stories to Ely Cathedral as part of his 2022 Cathedral Tour. Aled is a...
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