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Cathedral Library Tours
Date:
1st July 2017
Time:
14:45
Description:
Music in Gloucester Cathedral’s library

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

Saturday 1 July, 10.45am, 11.45am, 1.45pm, and 2.45pm

Explore the Cathedral’s collection of rare books and manuscripts collected over the centuries, the oldest dating back to the 1000s. Come along and see and hear about the history of our library, a true hidden treasure. A special display of books and documents will focus on Music including our collection of choir books and Three Choirs material

Tickets £7, under 16s free – available from the Cathedral Gift Shop.

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.

Next tour date is Saturday 22 July - Bibles.
Category:
Special Tours
See Also:
Cathedral Library Tours - Music

 

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