Marble and Mosaic Design Tours of Westminster Cathedral

This event has finished Took place on: Saturday, 15th Sep 2018

Explore the architectural and design features of John Francis Bentley’s masterpiece. Discover the story of the Cathedral Church of Westminster which was designed in the Early Christian Byzantine style by the Victorian architect John Francis Bentley.

The foundation stone was laid in 1895 and the fabric of the building was completed eight years later.

The awesome interior of the Cathedral, although incomplete, contains fine marble-work and mosaics. The fourteen Stations of the Cross, by the sculptor Eric Gill, are world renowned.

The free guided tours will take place on the following dates during the Festival. The tours will begin at 2pm and last for approximately an hour.

Pre-booking is essential to manage tour numbers. Please contact: annemariem@rcdow.org.uk to book your place on one of the tours.

Cost: Free of Charge


Contact and Booking Details

More information at this website.

Reserve tickets by sending an email to annemariem@rcdow.org.uk

2018-09-15 2018-09-15 Europe/London Marble and Mosaic Design Tours of Westminster Cathedral Discover the story of the Cathedral Church of Westminster which was designed in the Early Christian Byzantine style by the Victorian architect John Francis Bentley. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2018/09/15/marble-and-mosaic-design-tours-of-westminster-cathedral-180237 Westminster Cathedral,The Square,,London

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Location

Westminster Cathedral,

The Square,
London,
SW1P 1QW

Google Map of Westminster Cathedral

Nearest tube and train stations to Westminster Cathedral

District
Circle
Victoria
Mainline Terminus
District
Circle
Victoria