RE: Worship and Special Places

Expressing: Worship & Special PlacesAn opportunity to explore the Cathedral which has been a place of worship for over 900 years.

Find out about worship and other activities in church. Take a look at some of the church furniture, for example lectern, altar, candle stand and organ. Find out about Holy Communion and Christian Prayer. Light a candle and find out about what happens in the cathedral. 

This trail can be adapted to include features selected by the teacher e.g. symbols, stained glass etc. Perhaps compare and contrast with your local place of worship and/or the special places of other faiths.

Follow-up activities in the Education Centre.

Mosque Visit. If you would like a whole day visit  to include the Cathedral and a local Mosque please contact the Education Team to discuss arrangements.

Timing: 2 hour session

Cost: £3 +VAT per pupil. Accompanying adults free

Gloucestershire Agreed Syllabus: KS2 2c (Where, how and why do people worship?)

To make a booking or discuss the requirements of your group, please contact the Education Team.