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Special Interest Tour - Art in the Cathedral

26 June 2024, 11:30


Wednesday 26 June, 11.30am

This tour offers an opportunity to engage with Ely’s rich art heritage, focusing on the sculptures, stained glass and painted ceilings of the 19th and 20th centuries.

The Cathedral is fortunate in housing works by a range of artists including Henry Holiday, Sir Ninian Comper, Hans Feibusch, David Wynne, Peter Eugene Ball, Jonathan Clarke and Helen Whittaker.

Discover the stories behind the art and the people who created it, explore its interpretations and find out how it interacts with the magnificent backdrop of this ancient Cathedral.

What's included:
Admission to Ely Cathedral.
An hours guided tour.
Lunch at the Almonry Restaurant. (This is a 2-course lunch from the daily menu, either a soup starter and main course, or a main course and dessert. The daily menu can be found here. Please note this does not include the specials menu)

Tickets: £25 per person (for up to 8 people with a guide). Tickets must be pre-booked online up to the day before your visit, via the link on this page. This tour is not suitable for children.

Please meet your guide at the west end of the Nave, 5 minutes before your tour is due to start.