THE CATHEDRAL WILL BE CLOSED DURING THE FOLLOWING TIMES THIS WEEK:

Friday 24th June from 10.30am to 12.00pm for a funeral

Saturday 25th June until 1.30pm for Ordination Service.

We apologise for any inconvenience.

Face-coverings are no longer mandatory in the Cathedral, but you are welcome to wear them if that makes you feel comfortable.

Dogs are very welcome in the Cathedral grounds, but only assistance dogs are allowed in the building.

Medieval Wall Paintings of St Davids Cathedral

Thursday, 16 June, 2022 - 14:00

Start time is 2pm to 4pm

Free entry but must book in advance

 

 

To order your free ticket click here The Medieval Wallpaintings of St Davids Cathedral: A Walk & Talk Event in the Cathedral

The Medieval Wallpaintings of St Davids Cathedral: A Walk & Talk Event in the Cathedral

with Richard Suggett, author of Painted Temples


Join this special event with an opportunity to view rarely seen medieval wall paintings in one of Wales’s most spectacular ecclesiastical buildings. Our guide will be Royal Commission architectural historian, Richard Suggett, author of Painted Temples: Wallpaintings and Rood-screens in Welsh Churches, 1200–1800/ Temlau Peintiedig: Murluniau a Chroglenni yn Eglwysi Cymru, 1200–1800.

Starting at 2pm in the Cathedral Nave, there will be Guided Walk led by Richard Suggett through the painted screen arch and into the Quire to see the paintings on the Bishop’s Throne and other features. We finish in the Cathedral Refectory to view the rare medieval Consecration Crosses. Richard Suggett has kindly agreed to sign copies of his book at the end of the event in the Cathedral Refectory.

Light refreshments will be available.

Participants are also welcome to come to Choral Evensong sung by the Cathedral Choir at 6pm.

Places are limited so please book early to avoid disappointment.

This is a joint event held by the Royal Commission and St Davids Cathedral. This event is free but donations towards the upkeep of the Cathedral Library will be welcomed.

16 June, 2022, 2pm

Tickets will be limited and must be booked in advance.

Please reserve one ticket per person.

To book your ticket please click here The Medieval Wallpaintings of St Davids Cathedral: A Walk & Talk Event in the Cathedral