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Glastonbury Abbey

Magdalene Street

01458 832267
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Opening Times

Open all year

December to February
Mon-Sun: 09:00-16:00

March to May
Mon-Sun: 09:00-18:00

June to August
Mon-Sun: 09:00-20:00

September to November
Mon-Sun: 09:00-17:00

Last entry 30 mins before closing


Adults: £7.00*
Children: £4.00 (5-15 years)
Children: Free (Under 5 years)
Concessions: £6.00*
Students: £6.00*
Family: £18.00*
Groups: £6.00 per person for groups of 10+ people (for every 10 paying people the 11th person goes free)

*Gift Aid price

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There are many legends surrounding the once greatest and richest abbey in England. It is said King Arthur and Guinevere were buried at the site, and that Joseph of Arimathea planted the holy thorn nearby.

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See the 500-year-old rare ecclesiastical robe found under a medieval pulpit in Othery. It would have been worn by a priest during ceremonies.
Make a Christmas tree decoration at Glastonbury Abbey 16th December 2017

Make a Christmas tree decoration (11.00 - 13.00). It’s Christmas time; join us for this Advent Activity in the museum. A moment of sharing to create Christmas decorations in a unique place and at...

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Glastonbury Abbey Wildlife Tour17th December 2017

Come and enjoy a Wildlife Tour of the abbey with our volunteer wildlife team and discover the creatures who share the site. You might have the chance to cross the path of a small squirrel, birds or...

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The Abbey offers visits for schools and adult groups. Please contact the Abbey for more information.


The Abbey can assist researchers with enquiries about the collection and local history. Please contact the Abbey for more information.

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