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Frequently Asked Questions

When are you open?

We are open every day except Christmas Day from 9am. Closing time varies according to the season. Visit our Opening Times page to find out more.

How much does it cost?

We have different prices for children, adults, families and groups. Visit our Prices page to find out more.

Where are you?

We are in the town of Glastonbury in Somerset, UK. Visit our Find Us page for directions and a map.

What can I do when I'm there?

Lots! There are 36 acres of beautiful parkland to explore as well as the opportunity to discover the history of the abbey itself. We have costumed guides who give regular free tours between March and October (subject to availability) plus a museum and gift shop. Visit our Sample Itineraries page to find out more. We also have various events throughout the year from theatre to concerts, workshops to exhibitions.

How can I contact you?

Call us on +44 (0)1458 832267. Email us on info@glastonburyabbey.com. Find us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.

Can I get married at the abbey?

No you can't be married here but you can have your wedding photographs taken with the ruins as a spectacular backdrop. Visit our Weddings page to find out more.

Can I have my lunch at the abbey?

We have an outdoor café during the summer or you can bring a picnic.

Can we film at the abbey?

Yes but we need to know about it first as we do have a photo and filming policy - email info@glastonburyabbey.com for more information.

Can we take photographs when we visit?

If they are for personal use, yes. If they are for commercial use - please contact us first on info@glastonburyabbey.com.

Do you offer a service for schools or colleges?

Yes we have an Education Department specialising in this. Please visit our Education section or contact our Assistant Education Officer Julie Hayes on julie.hayes@glastonburyabbey.com for more information.

How do I organise an event at the abbey?

Please contact our Events Officer in the first instance on events@glastonburyabbey.com.

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Glastonbury Abbey
Abbey Gatehouse
Magdalene Street

+44 (0)1458 832267