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Abbey's museum awarded full accreditation
Glastonbury Abbey’s museum has been awarded the status of Full Accreditation from Arts Council England.
Conservation Guiding workshop
A two day workshop is taking place at Glastonbury Abbey on June 10 and 11.
Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel announced as support act
Michael Eavis announces support act for The Glastonbury Abbey Extravaganza Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel will support Bryan Ferry & The Bryan Ferry Orchestra at the Glastonbury Abbey Extravaganza on August 11, Festival founder Michael Eavis announced today (May 16).
Glastonbury Abbey Extravaganza 2013 - announcement
Glastonbury Festivals present The Glastonbury Abbey Extravaganza With Bryan Ferry & The Bryan Ferry Orchestra Bryan Ferry & The Bryan Ferry Orchestra will perform in the spectacular grounds of Glastonbury Abbey, Festival founder Michael Eavis announced today.
Job vacancy - Tour Guide (costumed) - closing date May 30
See our Jobs page for more information on this part-time seasonal role
Abbot's Kitchen Art Event - May 4
Visitors are invited to draw the iconic Abbot’s Kitchen at Glastonbury Abbey at a special drawing day on May 4.
Photograph Competition Entry Form
Photograph Competition terms and conditions plus entry form
Glastonbury Abbey has launched a hunt to find the best photographs of the ruins for a new calendar for its fund-raising appeal.
Footsteps of Arthur Conference
A conference to explore the legendary King Arthur's links to the South West has been held in Glastonbury.
New figurehead for Friends of Glastonbury Abbey Membership Scheme
Renowned historian Geoffrey Ashe has become the figurehead of the new Friends of Glastonbury Abbey Membership Scheme.
Orchestra in a Field postponed until 2014
The inspirational and popular event made its debut in 2012 to wide acclaim and attracted a local,national and international audience.
Digital Photography Courses
Learn how to use a digital camera at the Abbey - courses on April 6 and 13.
Silk Painting Course
Learn how to create paintings on silk inspired by a visit to Glastonbury Abbey.
Glastonbury Abbey to host Glastonbury Medieval Fayre
Glastonbury Abbey has stepped in to save the town's annual Medieval Fayre.
Final programme for Footsteps of King Arthur
The final programme for this special conference is revealed today.
Head Gatekeeper Retires
Head gatekeeper at Glastonbury Abbey Dorothy King is retiring.
Find out more about Conservation Guiding with this course
Easter Egg Trail
Our Easter Egg Trail is back on March 31 and April 1 and will be themed around the adventures of our Living History character, the barmy Edwardian archaeologist, Professor Bulger-Wheat and his quest for Saxon glass eggs.
Event Cancellation - Francesco
Glastonbury Abbey regrets to announce that it has just been informed that the production of Francesco will not be taking place this year.
Seasonal Staff Wanted
We are looking for up to three seasonal staff members for interesting and varied work in our busy retail teams.
See the Wurzels - tickets now available online
Buy your tickets for this fund-raising concert online
Glastonbury Abbey has announced its line-up of events for 2013 with a feast of music, theatre and talks.
Orchestra in a Field to return
Orchestra in a Field returns to Glastonbury Abbey on July 20 and 21 2013.
New Membership Scheme Launched
Glastonbury Abbey is launching a new membership scheme for 2013.
Make a lantern during half term
Lantern Making Workshops at the Abbey October 29 and November 2 11am - 3pm Once completed the lantern will be named and stored at the Abbey until the day of the Frost Fayre - December 15 - when it will be available for collection from 3.
Focus on the Lady Chapel, crypt and galilee for Rescue Our Ruins appeal
Glastonbury Abbey’s Lady Chapel, crypt and galilee need urgent conservation to prevent crumbling away of fragile medieval stonework.
Donate online to help Rescue Our Ruins
We now have the facility to take donations online for our Rescue Our Ruins Appeal.
Rescue Our Ruins - find out more about the North Wall
MOST of the threatened North Wall at Glastonbury Abbey was built using rock rich in fossils from the Jurassic era.
£500,000 appeal to Rescue Our Ruins launched
GLASTONBURY Abbey today announced a major half a million pounds appeal to rescue its ancient ruins.