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News

Please check back regularly for all the latest news from Glastonbury Abbey and don't forget to take a look at our Wildlife Blog.

Dog show cancelled

Dog show cancelled

Due to the weather conditions we have reluctantly taken the decision to cancel today’s fun dog show.  more

Added: 12th August 2018

Want to be involved with Night at the Abbey?

Want to be involved with Night at the Abbey?

This music and light spectacular is an annual event and we are looking for sponsors for our stages and also there’s the opportunity to promote your business or organisation on the Heras fencing which will be around the site.  more

Added: 3rd August 2018

Extravaganza FAQ

Extravaganza FAQ

If you have a question about the Extravaganza, please check our Frequently Asked Questions - and answers!  more

Added: 29th July 2018

Meditation and Prayer Walk

Meditation and Prayer Walk

A new leaflet inviting visitors to enjoy Prayer and Meditation moments has been created.  more

Added: 9th July 2018

Compline Service Update

Compline Service Update

With regret, we have to inform you that the Compline services due to run this summer on Wednesday evenings have had to be cancelled.  more

Added: 18th June 2018

New weekly healing meditation in the abbey

New weekly healing meditation in the abbey

You are invited to join us for a weekly guided healing meditation in St Patrick’s Chapel every Thursday at 12 noon for around 20 minutes.  more

Added: 12th March 2018

Paloma Faith to headline Extravaganza 2018

Paloma Faith to headline Extravaganza 2018

Michael Eavis today announced that the amazing Paloma Faith will headline this year’s Glastonbury Abbey Extravaganza, on Saturday 4th August 2018.  more

Added: 27th February 2018

Changes to normal service levels - 2018

Changes to normal service levels - 2018

Glastonbury Abbey is a popular venue for many different activities. As such please be advised of the following changes to our normal service levels throughout the year.  more

Added: 21st January 2018

Event Attendance

Event Attendance

Glastonbury Abbey is an outdoor event space and as such is open to the vagaries of the British weather.  more

Added: 1st January 2018

Filming at the abbey

Filming at the abbey

We can confirm that a handful of scenes from an upcoming feature film by Fox UK Productions Ltd will be filmed at Glastonbury Abbey.  more

Added: 14th October 2017

Event security

Event security

You may be asked to undergo a bag check when you enter the abbey, so please allow extra time for this when you attend an event.  more

Added: 2nd June 2017

Corporate Membership launched

Corporate Membership launched

Glastonbury IT business PCs PCs and Sherborne Web Design are the first companies to sign up for the abbey’s new Corporate Membership Scheme.  more

Added: 1st May 2017

The Archaeology Story

The Archaeology Story

Current Archaeology published a feature on the work of our Trustee and award-winning archaeologist Professor Roberta Gilchrist from the University of Reading  more

Added: 8th December 2016