Saturday 12.9.2015

Heritage Open Day

Discover Birmingham Cathedral's rich history with a great fun day for all the family!

Birmingham Cathedral is 300 years old this year! Built in 1715, this year we are telling the story of the church that became the cathedral in a town that became a city. Known particularly for our Burne Jones windows, step inside and find out more.

During the day there will be:
•Dramatic scenes performed amongst the scaffolding by the Festival Players
•Drop in guided tours of the churchyard and cathedral
•A fun children's trail
•A stained glass themed family art and craft activity
•Chat to cathedral volunteers and find out more about the renovation work being carried out

Free

Time 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Venue Birmingham Cathedral and Cathedral Square

Discover Birmingham Cathedral's rich history with a great fun day for all the family!

Birmingham Cathedral is 300 years old this year! Built in 1715, this year we are telling the story of the church that became the cathedral in a town that became a city. Known particularly for our Burne Jones windows, step inside and find out more.

During the day there will be:

  • Dramatic scenes performed amongst the scaffolding by the Festival Players
  • Drop in guided tours of the churchyard and cathedral
  • A fun children's trail 
  • A stained glass themed family art and craft activity
  • Chat to cathedral volunteers and find out more about the renovation work being carried out

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