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Somerset Remembers Touring Exhibition to be at abbey

Somerset Remembers Touring Exhibition to be at abbey

The Abbey is hosting a small touring exhibition which helps people to understand the impact of the First World War on the County.  more

Added: 18th October 2014

Flying high to boost appeal

Flying high to boost appeal

A regular visitor to Glastonbury Abbey is taking her support for the historic site and its conservation work to new heights.

Jill Fowler, who lives in Wells, will be raising money for the abbey's £500,000 Rescue Our Ruins Appeal when she takes to the skies in a Tiger Moth bi-plane at Old Sarum Airfield in Wiltshire on October 18.  more

Added: 13th October 2014

In the Potters' Hands - New Exhibition Opens October 11

In the Potters' Hands - New Exhibition Opens October 11

Work by 15 highly skilled potters will be on display at Glastonbury Abbey this Autumn.

In the Potters’ Hands features work by potters from Cornwall, Devon, Dorset and Somerset who belong to the West Country Potters Association.  more

Added: 7th October 2014

Abbey unveils Autumn programme

Abbey unveils Autumn programme

From a treat for grandparents to an audience with Henry VIII, there’s a packed programme of events at Glastonbury Abbey this Autumn.  more

Added: 29th September 2014

Taking a Leap for Abbey Appeal

Taking a Leap for Abbey Appeal

Senior Retail Assistant Kath Brooks took to the skies to boost Glastonbury Abbey's Rescue Our Ruins Appeal.  more

Added: 15th September 2014

Glastonbury Abbey is on the Visit Somerset App

Glastonbury Abbey is on the Visit Somerset App

Find us on this fantastic new app.  more

Added: 18th August 2014

Extravaganza Sells Out

Extravaganza Sells Out

Glastonbury Abbey Extravaganza 2014 has sold out.  more

Added: 7th August 2014

School's Out for Summer - plenty to do at the abbey

School's Out for Summer - plenty to do at the abbey

The abbey's season of theatre, concerts and family-friendly events is in full swing and visitors will find more reason than ever to keep coming back as the attraction is open every day.  more

Added: 14th July 2014

Royal Visit

Royal Visit

HRH The Prince of Wales received a warm welcome at Glastonbury Abbey when he visited the county today - July 8.  more

Added: 8th July 2014

Glastonbury Abbey to welcome Royal Visitor

Glastonbury Abbey to welcome Royal Visitor

HRH The Prince of Wales is to visit Glastonbury Abbey, it has been announced.

His Royal Highness will visit the Somerset landmark on July 8.  more

Added: 2nd July 2014

The Abbot's Table

The Abbot's Table

A cook book to co-incide with the re-opening of the Abbey has been produced featuring recipes from celebrity chefs including Michelin starred Josh Eggleton, Tom Kerridge and Martin Blunos as well as Rick Stein, the Hairy Bikers, and Michael Caines.  more

Added: 16th April 2014