Peterborough Cathedral - Educational Visits

Type:Educational Visits

Peterborough Cathedral, The Cathedral Office, 12a Minster Precincts, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE1 1XS

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Tel01733 355315

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Peterborough's "undiscovered gem" offers magnificent Norman architecture, a unique 13th century nave ceiling, the awe-inspiring West Front and burial places of two queens to make your visit an unforgettable experience. Exhibitions and a timeline of artefacts in the Cathedral Visitor Centre within the Precincts tell the Cathedral's story. Guided tours of the Cathedral are available Monday to Saturday, with tower tours during the summer months and candlelight tours in the winter. There is a gift shop inside the Cathedral and a restaurant and tea room is available in the Becket Chapel opposite the main cathedral building.

Visitors can now explore the Cathedral using an interactive augmented reality trail with games and puzzles. Download the Gamar app via the App Store or Google Play before your visit, then see the fish leaping in the font, and re-arrange Jesus and his disciples on the Apse Chapel ceiling and lots more! 

OPENING TIMES: All year (closed Boxing Day). Monday to Saturday, 0900-1700. Sunday 1200-1500. These times are subject to change due to service and events, so please check this link before your visit www.peterborough-cathedral.org.uk/opening-times.aspx 
SUGGESTED LENGTH OF VISIT: 1 TO 1.5 hours.

EDUCATIONAL VISIT FACILITIES: 
A range of inspiring activities and workshops are available to school groups. See https://www.peterborough-cathedral.org.uk/home/learning/schools.aspx for more details or call 01733 355307, email education@peterborough-cathedral.org.uk

 

Guide Prices

EDUCATIONAL RATES:
Please contact for details.

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled toilets

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)

Catering

  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site

Groups

  • Education/study area
  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups

Meeting, Conference & Wedding Facilities

  • Facilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitality

Property Facilities

  • Gift shop
  • Public toilets

Site Features

  • Regional Tourist Board Member
  • Welcome Host

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Map & Directions

Road Directions

By Road:From the A1M: Follow signs for city centre, follow ring road to jct 5.By Public Transport:From Peterborough station it is 10 minutes' walk to Peterborough Cathedral.Accessible by Public Transport: Peterborough station is 1 mile away.

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