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Learning Programme

Learn about Worcester Cathedral

Our curriculum covers topics and interest for EYFS through to KS5, FE and HE. Heritage, Faith, Architecture and Culture including STEM and Art and Design can all be explored at Worcester Cathedral. 

Find out more about the topics you are interested in below or download our latest brochure. We have included some sample workshops, but are always happy to discuss developing new workshops and ideas. Your visit can also cover many different themes or periods of history so don't be limited!

To book either complete a booking form or contact us on 01905 732919 or email to discuss a visit.

Our general risk assessment can be found here

We have a FAQ section at the bottom of this page. 


A tour of the Cathedral is the main focus of most visits to the Cathedral. The tour will be adapted to focus on the learning objectives of your visit and the age range and learning needs of your group.

For Virtual visits we can share a traditional video tour ahead of time.

  • "Wonder" through the Cathedral as our guide takes you around
  • Stop and listen as our guides tell you about key points of the Cathedral
  • A variety of activities to do as you go round to embed learning

Curriculum Areas

We have a wide range of curriculum areas we cover. Click on the ones below that interest you to find out more. 

Virtual Visit

We can provide virtual visits for you if a trip is not possible for whatever reason. You can explore any of the topics and curriculum that we traditionally cover from the comfort of your own classroom. A virtual visit could include:

  • A video tour of the cathedral
  • Informative videos about specific aspects
  • Live Q & A sessions with our guides
  • Virtual workshops
  • Downloadable resources.

To enquire about an virtual visit, please phone 01905 732919 or email or complete our booking form

Cathedral on Tour

Can't get to us, but still want to learn about the Cathedral, it's history or worship? Then we can come to you.

  • Wide range of resources and activities ready for your classroom
  • Experienced guides will share their knowledge with your students without having to manage a coach
  • Videos and images of the Cathedral to bring it to life in the classroom.

To find out more or book, please call us on 01905 732919 or email or complete our booking form

Learning Visit Prices

All prices are for 2022/23 school year. We offer a discount for Pupil Premium students. Prices are per student and inclusive of VAT. Accompanying staff/adults are free.

Type of Visit

Standard Education Visit comprising a tour and two workshops (4 hours)

Guided tour with one workshop (2 hours)

Guided tour or trail (1 hour 15 minutes)

Self-guided tour (booking essential for group visits)

Special Event Day (e.g. Experience Tudor England)

Tower climb (as part of a visit)

Tower climb only


£6.50 per student

£4.50 per student

£4 per student

£3 per student

£7.50 per student

£1.50 per student

£4.00 per student


To book visit our complete a booking form or phone us on 01905 732919 or email

Frequently Asked Questions

We are happy to answer all your questions so just email or call us, but you may find the answer below.